Life, a spicy mix of a joyful conundrum, throws up many opportunities to us. Not in isolation, but always partnered with challenges, risks, and enigmatic circumstances. It is up to an individual to decide whether he stands strong in stormy situations or bows down to the tribulations of life. I, as someone coming from an
The following is a transcript of the author’s insightful talk at InsideIIM’s Konversations on Finance Careers, conducted in early 2019. I first started considering a career in Finance when I was 18, just after my 12th standard. And in the decade that followed, I spent eight years doing something or the other related to Finance.
Bengaluru, India, October 24, 2018 – The NSRCEL at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB), which focuses on developing entrepreneurship throughout the country, announced today that it has become an academic partner of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women in India and will expand this proven program to reach more women entrepreneurs. 10,000 Women is a global
Goldman Sachs – Who They Are, What They Do, Why They Do It Goldman Sachs is a multi-national investment bank, headquartered in Manhattan, New York. It is a Bulge Bracket bank and is one of the largest MNC investment banks in the world. Apart from global investment banking, they provide financial advisory (M&A), institutional client
I interned with the ‘Structured Credit Trading’ desk of Principal Funding and Investments group (yes, the name is fancy) in the Securities division of Goldman Sachs Bangalore. As I write this article, I am sitting in the comfort of my home, while most of my friends are having their last day of internship (my internship
Do You Have What It Takes To Get Into HUL, Goldman Sachs or Amazon? The results season is upon us. It is time to start thinking about the next frontier. Summer Internships is the single most important factor of your b-school life. The smart and prepared students win the war at the summer internship stage
Interning at a firm like Goldman Sachs was a dream come true! You go there with certain assumptions about the greatness of the firm, but once you are inside the premises, you realise that it’s much more than just great! The work culture there is unlike anything I have ever seen! I was blown away
‘Digital StartUps Vs MSMEs: Where Private Equity & VC Funding Is Actually Required’ – Finance With Chinmay
India has emerged as one of the largest hub for technology & IT/ITes startups including BPOs and KPOs with over 4300 of them directly employing more than 40 lakh people contributing to approximately 4% to our GDP. On the other hand, there are around 260 lakhs MSMEs directly employing over 800 lakh people with approximately
After a successful round of profiling IIM Calcutta students in the Gems of Joka series (see here) last year, here is a new series on IIM Calcutta students ‘Joka Miscellany’. We profile the Students from varied backgrounds in Joka Here is the first one in the series, Harishwar Subramaniyam – Aerospace Engineer from IIT Bombay, Goldman
After several years of reigning at the top of career preferences among all B school students and aspirants, banking and finance is finally losing some of its sheen. Most students prefer sales & marketing, consulting and even general management over this domain (See the results of the InsideIIM Recruitment Survey 2014 on most preferred domains).