Have backup plans, even if you go for CAT

Asad Ali standing in Movie Theater

Exploring options apart from CAT would help people to identify back up plans and would reduce their dependency on just a single exam like CAT. Says Asad Ali who recently converted his NMIMS and IIM-Shillong calls and waiting for IIM-Indore results.He was working at Infosys as a System Engineer. He is a fitness freak, believes […]

How to use YouTube for studying for MBA entrance

how to choose MBA specialization

When it comes to MBA aspirants, they are all ready to break a leg for their entrance exams preparation. They do their best to get hands on any sort of prep CDs, online tutorial to old question papers, offline past year coaching classes notes.  But has anybody has ever thought of learning using YouTube? Guess […]

How to get loan for your MBA?

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Financial crisis at times makes a student unable to achieve his goals even after having a significant potential. Poverty and too many responsibilities can tie up your dreams, leaving you with no option but to give up and settle for the second best.   Not everyone has an ability to afford the burden of expenses […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Is Management an Art or a Science ?

management  art vs science

This is one of the important questions you should be asking yourself . MBAs who call, consider themselves as Manager should read this first. Nobody should be considered as good Manager just because he/she is just an MBA. There are more subtle aspects to the word “Management”.   When MBAs think of the word “Manager” […]

Know before you start!!!

choosing right MBA

    When you want to get into an MBA college, most of the time you are oblivious about why you are actually getting into the program, why you are spending 2 years of your time and a huge sum of money to study the subjects which you know nothing about. What MBA has to […]

Startups by Dropout, an era continued….

startups by dropout

I pity all the Indian parents who think getting a degree is important for making a living, a recent campaign by The New York times really got me thinking, they were promoting“College is for suckers” and were distributing T-shirts for the same. It promoted the fact that degree is not an education (education is wisdom); […]

10 things I learnt while working for a start-up

10 things about I learnt after working for a startup

Working on startup sounds fun, not having anybody to ask you about being late, wearing casuals at work, watching football at work. But there is dull side at it.  Working for a startup is fun if you are open to be the CEO/clerk/office boy/cleaner/call center executive at the same time. Still planning a startup?  Consider […]

How are coaching classes affecting YOU.

MBA coaching classes

This is something I always share with people who come to me for advice on how to get good grades (or how to just pass) in exams. Just pass, well, you can anyway pass by mugging, I don’t think you need to attend coaching classes to just pass, as there are books available for passing exams […]