Whether or not to do an MBA? What is the reality of an MBA degree? Does your career really take off once you’ve finished an MBA? Does everyone get paid handsome salary packages with promised return of investment post MBA? So many questions. Amidst the lockdown due to coronavirus and CoVID 19, there’s plenty of time to ponder these questions. But what about the answers? Check out Konversations Reloaded - where you’ll meet different careers as well as get answers to your questions! Designed to help you understand the reality of pursuing an MBA, today check out the story of Kenneth Serrao, VC and IIM A Alumni. Find out why an MBA grad may make less than a well paid maid!
Packed with truth bombs, some candid facts and lots of examples from his time at IIM Ahmedabad to venturing into the world of VC, Ken’s session at Konversations Cafe is a revelation. His straightforward recounting of interesting market movements and his experiences working in the evolving financial sector of India will make you think. Meanwhile, his talk will answer various questions you have about pursuing an MBA and what comes after.
Kenneth Serrao is a Venture Capitalist, Founder & CIO at Alpha Capital Advisors Private Limited and IIM A Alum. Ken talks about his career journey from IIM A to Kotak to TAG Heuer to Edelweiss to finally starting up on his own. If you’re curious about how an MBA graduate thinks, acts and believes, even 20 years after graduation, these 3 videos are a must watch for you. Don’t forget to check out the videos below!
Kenneth talks about his career and the lessons he learned in these videos. He shares insights into just how to make important decisions that matter in life. Ken speaks about perspective, and how after a few years, your goals and expectations change from life as well as making decisions based on interest instead of money.
Some things that stayed with us:
- Doing an MBA after some work experience may be more impactful.
- No matter where you are, your attitude matters.
- Most people don’t choose jobs based on job descriptions, but recommendations.
- There is a very high degree of correlation between campus success, the most coveted jobs and marks.
- The difference between satisfaction and happiness is simply being aware that you’re on your way to achieving your dreams and living a better life.
What's This About:
Every year, we host Konversations Cafe where some of India’s top b-school aspirants get the chance to meet and greet industry experts ro learn from them. This year, thanks to coronavirus, it is not possible to host the event. But aspirants and students can still benefit with Konversations Reloaded and Konversations in Quarantine!
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