If you think a business degree is about sitting bored in lecture halls and auditoriums, think again. To prepare for business schools, students gear up for lecture room cold-calling, months of career recruiting, and enough networking to last a lifetime. What many MBA students don’t anticipate are case competitions. An often-underrated way to derive value
“Hey Siri, read my notifications.” I was just easing in my apartment, as I commanded my newly enslaved voice assistant to serve me (and this sounds so creepy)! “You have 7 new messages from a-girl’s-name-you-need-not-know.” As Siri announced this, my heart skipped a bit. I threw my suit on the chair, left my tie half
Corporate competitions are an essential part of any B-School student’s life. From coming up with breakthrough ideas to learning how to apply knowledge gained in classrooms to a real-life situation, the entire experience of participating in and winning a competition such as ICICI Bank’s Beat the Curve is one worth burning the midnight lamp for.
It was the summer of 2017, when I set on the path of becoming a business leader by getting an admit to SIBM Pune, right after completing my graduation. I was really passionate about curating and writing content, but destiny had other plans in mind. Joining a top tier B-School surfaced plethora of opportunities and
So tell us about yourself and why you decided to participate in the TBLA competition. Md Nashim Akhtar—The Strategist and Facilitator A Mechanical Engineering graduate from IIT (ISM) Dhanbad with two years of job experience as Logistics Operation Manager at Tata Steel Nikhil Gupta—The Operation and Logistics Expert A Mechanical Engineering graduate from BITS
Case studies are an MBA staple. In all of my years as a strategy professor at SDA Bocconi and now the dean at SDA Bocconi Asia Center, I have always stressed how important it is to learn how to solve case studies. As a b-school student, you will be discussing case studies almost every day.
Case studies are an MBA staple. As a b-school student, you will be solving case studies to understand businesses, the challenges they have faced and how they overcame it. It is crucial for you to understand how to solve a case and the impact of its solution on the business. You’ll learn how businesses strategically
I had written an article with the same title before as well. You can read it here. “Congratulations Parag!”, said the trail of Whatsapp messages in many different ways when I woke up in the morning. It was then, that I came to know that my team was selected for TATA Motors MindRover Season 5 finals.
A b-school is a world in itself. You have your average Joe who goes by the day with working his way through lectures and completing his assignments and you also have the lazy dude who can hardly keep track of the time. Amidst the crowd though, if you notice them swiftly passing by, running from
It was the summer of 2017, when I set on the path of becoming a business leader by getting an admit to SIBM Pune, right after completing my graduation. I was really passionate about curating and writing content, but destiny had other plans in mind. Joining a top tier B-School surfaced plethora of opportunities, and