At InsideIIM, we strive to bring to you content that is not just highly insightful but also takes you behind-the-scenes of what an MBA entails. The following is a compilation of some of the most hard-hitting talks by perceptive individuals sharing their stories with you for inspiration and motivation for the rest of the week. The following six videos are about 4 people - A man who loves selling beers, a boy who got into Google, an IIFT alumnus who combined his MBA with Farming to change lives, and a doctor who got into an IIM. You really don't want to miss these people and their stories...
Rahul Singh, Founder & CEO at The Beer Cafe, takes us through his decades-long career journey. He talks about being clueless about a career and getting into textile institute through a quota. He shares how after spending a few years climbing the corporate ladder, he felt the need to do something meaningful.
You Should Watch This If : You want to know the DNA of a true entrepreneur.
“Coming from a family of a farmer, I used to be fascinated by seeing how farmers are so giving in nature and how hardworking they can be to deliver for society. It somehow built strength and helped develop my character as well while I was growing up in Haryana. The mindset that I have developed has been mostly because of this upbringing of mine.” - Gitansh Sardana, IIFT Alumnus.
You Should Watch This If : You want to be inspired.
Google is one of the most desired workplaces for many new MBAs and graduates. With googliness being its DNA, getting placed as an intern or bagging a PPO from Google is like a dream for many. In this highly detailed interview, an IIM Indore student describes the complex and thorough process that he underwent to get selected for a summer internship with Google. Here's how he did it!
You Should Watch This If : You want to get into your dream company.
Rahul Singh takes us through random thoughts on success. He shares how one should think as an entrepreneur. He talks about how outcome, value proposition, working for your dreams, playing the game the right way, maximising profits, are all important. But what truly matters more is strategy, business model, creating experiences, keeping an eye on the ball while playing the game, and maximising happiness.
You Should Watch This If : You want to achieve big goals.
Rahul Singh answers various questions about life purpose, entrepreneurship and sustaining an alcohol business in India. He talks about the struggles of selling liquor and shares the story of obtaining 17 licenses everytime he wants to sell a new product. He shares how and why he left a stable corporate job to become an entrepreneur. He talks about just why he chose to start selling Beer. He talks about the growth story of The Beer Cafe and building the brand itself.
You Should Watch This If : You want to know more about the Beer industry.
Divyanshu, a dental student, took the decision to pursue an MBA so that it would add value to his medical career. In this video, he talks about getting out of his comfort zone and needing to learn new skills.
You Should Watch This If : You like unconventional journeys.