How to choose the specialization area in MBA courses?

how to choose MBA specialization

A typical two-year MBA program, where first and the second year is separated by the summer internships. The first year is generally common for most of the students where the students get an idea of all that they must know regarding various management functions. All introductory MBA courses are taught in the first and second […]

Why IIMs are struggling to place students ?

IIMS struggling in placements

This year’s placement season was lackluster for IIMs. There are some factors which played an important role in this.Some of them being the formation of new IIMs, large batch sizes, economic downturn and many more. There were different reasons for different IIMs. Let’s understand further. No matter what happens, there are and there will be […]

IIPM Hypewagon scam : 9 reason why it sucks

iipm hypewagon scam 9 reason why it sucks

So a couple of weeks back, our own ponytail hypemonster and (un)official blabbermouth of IIPM decided to block all the articles which were exposing IIPM and its modus operandi.  He was also featured on a famous news channel where he tried to block other speakers using his nonsensical approach. Watch this video here ( if […]

Investment Banking : A Career Choice

investment banking

Investment Banking is a very fancy word. Most of the MBAs want to go to either Management Consultancy or Investment Banking, because both of these fields are very challenging in nature and requires a lot of efforts, but in the end, rewards are substantial. Investment Banking is one of the highest paid professions. It’s all […]

What they can never teach you at B-school ?

what they dont teach you at B-school

We learn a lot of things from B-school , but there are certain things which they never teach you at B-school, you need to learn these things on your own. Today we are going to discuss some of those things. Common Sense : Don’t get too much caught up in technical details.Just because you are […]

Management Consultancy : A Career Option

Executive MBA

So if you are one of those who are honest enough to accept that you haven’t yet zeroed in on any specific career path, then you may think of doing some challenging yet fulfilling work along with substantial money before you decide what your calling is then you are on the right page. When we […]

How to choose B-school that matches your skills ?

how to choose B-school

Becoming an MBA is in trend these days! Every graduate who wants to see himself as a corporate or wants to earn a quick buck thinks this is the solution and an easy access to six digit pay check, well the dream is not unworthy, but it takes a lot to become one. After the […]

Are part time MBA’s still worth it?

Distance MBA

Three years ago, Suhail Shaikh applied for a part time MBA from a prestigious institute IIM-A, and did complete the course in defined time, he thought it was a fancy degree to show off In his resume and might get him a raise. He started applying for jobs online in different companies and got calls […]

IIM Calcutta Interview experiences and tips

IIM_Calcutta

This post is based on the experiences posted by people on Pagalguy. Take this advice with a pinch of salt. IIM-C is a B-school which puts more emphasis on your CAT score alone while giving you a call, the process is divided into WAT and PI. WAT topics are offbeat , understand them first and then […]

XLRI Interview experiences and tips

XLRI

Let’s talk about XLRI BM/HRM experiences. This post is based on the experiences posted by people on Pagalguy. Take this advice with a pinch of salt. XLRI is a B-school which puts more emphasis on your overall profile including your academic achievements, work experience, co-curricular & extra-curricular achievements, your XAT score (including essay) They are […]

SP Jain Interview experiences and tips

SP-Jain-Institute-of-Management

This post is based on experiences posted by people on Pagalguy. Take this advice with a pinch of salt. SPJIMR is a B-school which puts more emphasis on your overall profile including your academic achievements, co-curricular & extra-curricular achievements, your CAT/XAT score. Check Out SP-Jain Topper’s Interview here Psychometric Test is a part of the […]

IIM-Bangalore Interview experiences and tips

IIM banglore

This post is intended to help those people who got calls from IIM Bangalore. IIM Bangalore is one of those institutes which gives more emphasis on Academics. The last time I gave my CAT in 2011, almost all of the 100 percentilers didn’t get call from IIM Bangalore. Read “ Interview of IIM-B Guy” first. […]

IIM Confessions : Ultimate Bitchfest at large

ultimate bitchfest

So today, while I was reading Pagalguy and I came across  this article, I came to know about this facebook fanpage called ” IIM Confessions ” where you can send your IIM confessions anonymously. I found out some shocking things. I don’t how much of it is real but still I in(wasted) lot of my […]

How to write a kickass essay even if you suck at writing ?

suck at writing

This is the follow up article for yesterday’s post. You can read earlier post here. If you master some of these principles, I am sure you will sail through your essay writing easily. Make sure you read it a couple of times and consciously practice it. Don’t be under the impression that, after reading this […]

How to choose an MBA college ?

how to choose mba college

MBA admissions are about to begin, entrance exams, GD/PI, Summer Internships,Placements are the most common heard words in Chai ka adda  near bachelor colleges these days, students are under a lot of pressure to get into the best college possible for their grades. Bachelor degree students have already started preparing for the so called “best […]

Clash of the IIMs

clash of IIMs

Hundreds and even thousands of CAT qualified aspirants are in a big mess because of clash of interview dates with several prestigious institutes. IIMs, SPJIMR and NMIMS are one of those few institutes where interviews are scheduled on February 15. After the results of CAT 2012 are declared, various B-schools started announcing their call dates.NMIMS […]

Selecting an MBA college? Remember to not go for roadside single window MBA college.

selecting MBA college

The MBA degree is the most happening thing in India today, people are applying for management studies like the gold rush (US.) Everybody wants an MBA degree, it’s considered to be the easiest way to get find a perfect bride, get an MBA and be eligible to get married, anything less than that is a […]

PGDM, PGP, MBA? What is the difference?

Institutes, which are not affiliated to any university and provide autonomous degree’s offer PGDM/PGP, the college who are registered with any university Indian/foreign can provide an MBA degree to students. Institutes like IIM, XLRI offer PGP/PGDM and other diploma’s, on a broader sense there is no difference between an MBA and PGDM. It is basically […]

No. 2 enemy of success revealed……

no 2 enemy of success

This post is about something very unique. We are going to discuss about no. 2 enemy of success. No. 1 is procrastination. But procrastination stems from this. Now I will not keep suspense for a longer time. I will let CAT out of the bag. Whether you are preparing for MBA entrance or preparing for […]

Consultancy as a career option

  India is a developing country, we are producing more management graduates than kids being born in America, and we have more than 1400 colleges teaching management in our country. Our country needs management graduates with good skills, something that really interests me in management is consulting, and the idea of being paid for sharing […]

F.A.Q. for personal interview

f.a.q. in personal interview

When you start preparing for the interview, you will start preparing for some basic set of questions which will help you to build the foundation. These are the few questions I have compiled from different areas in your life. Commonly asked questions I. Personal A. Background 1. Tell me something about yourself. 2. Tell me […]

Project Management: A Career to Choose

Project management, a much talked about subject in MBA, is not a simple concept to understand but a specialization in the area gives you an opportunity to advance your career to a great extent. A master’s degree in the field qualifies you to hold titles like Project Manager, Project Director, Chief Technical officer, Project management […]