The Avengers-Endgame movie which released this Friday has been running to packed houses. Each and every person going to watch the movie is having a blast, including myself. Being a student from a B-School, I could not help but draw parallels between the characteristics of my dream company to the characteristics they possessed. I’m going
On-screen villains are meant to be despised, but to mobilize the forces of evil, the baddies quite often need to be effective managers to their minions. Some of the most iconic on-screen villains who happen to be formidable managers and leaders are listed below: The Joker (The Dark Knight): The Joker as depicted in the Dark
What if learning was fun? What if you can learn management lessons through the movies you watch? Well, that’s quite possible! With this article, I would try to bring out management lessons from some popular movies and web-series. Unlike many lists available online with generic facts, this list comes from my personal experience. So without
“Katappa ne Baahubali ko kyun mara?” A question that vexed and irritated us for the longest time. But it made a place in public consciousness. At one point some time back, we were quoting this question at every other opportunity. If only to exclaim on its uselessness. WhatsApp messages, memes, Facebook statuses. It was everywhere.
A toothpaste. A soap. Utensils. Cabs. Bottles. Things. These solve real problems. But films? Zero on the problem solving scale. They’re purely entertainment. Sometimes, you could say they document the world we live in. But ultimately, they have no real purpose right? There is a reason people call the TV an ‘idiot box’ after all.
Advanced Competitive Strategy is a course from the strategy domain taught by the Director of IIM Lucknow, Professor Ajit Prasad. This course while may come across as one that will be extremely complex and serious, was filled with an immense amount of fun and fervour. Strategy courses are known for being demanding and heavy, yet
Gangs of Wasseypur, Dev D, Gulaal, NH 10…these movies paint a specific picture in our heads… Most of us think of grit, reality and the world we live in right? Because that is the unique perspective of Anurag Kashyap and his brand of films. We see films that show us the lifestyle of lower income
Ever noticed the similarity between a Karan Johar and a Yash Chopra film? The grand sets, gorgeous cast, glitz, glam and gold? Destination shoots, with special effects that make you want to attend weddings and dance the nights away? The magic of these movies lie in SRK (no one can really replace SRK in a
Feeling sad? Watch a Raju Hirani film. Feeling daring? Check out a horror movie (Ramsay Bros.!)Feeling Nostalgic? In need of drama? Karan Johar, Sooraj Barjatya, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Subhash Ghai… these are probably the films you’d end up watching. Want to see gritty reality? Anurag Kashyap is the answer! It’s almost like each director or
Why make learning a mundane activity when you have a chance to learn it from a movie? And there isn’t a better way to narrate a tragedy than as a comedy. InsideIIM and MISB Bocconi bring you a fresh series that will help you learn from films! Remember the Financial Crisis of 2008? Do you