When I first walked into the lush green campus of TISS Mumbai on a rainy June afternoon (because when is it NOT raining in Mumbai?!), I was convinced this campus was one of Mumbai’s best-kept secrets! Imagine a campus where you hear the sound of birds chirping every morning, a classroom with a view of
Over the last 82 years of its existence, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has not only helmed landmark changes in our social and academic framework, but has been a flag bearer in upholding country-wide and international integration in the truest sense of the term. Having been in TISS for the last four years,
Imagine this scene: it is pouring cats and dogs outside. The class is divided into the pahari folks who just cannot fathom how many clouds it takes to make this much rain; and the coastal babies who feel quite joyful looking at the rain. You are also just coming to terms with how many subjects you have
My connection with TISS is a bit older than any of my classmates here in TISS HRM &LR. I had appeared for TISSNET 2017 and came to the Mumbai campus for GD and PI in March 2017. While everyone else was preparing answers for questions like ‘Why TISS?’ etc. I was taking help from my
Everyone has a story and so do I. I am here to share my story with all of you and especially those who are in the same state of confusion that I was in while making the “right choice” for my career. The intention of writing this story using the platform of Inside IIM is
One of the key elements of B-school learning is the summer internship program – an opportunity which gives you a sneak-peak into the management-facing corporate world and prepares you for the future ahead. For my summer internship, I went to Altisource Portfolio Solutions in Bangalore. As a services and technology provider in mortgage and real
‘A 173 year old legacy’, ‘#11 on Fortune’s Best Companies to Work’, ‘Big Four’ – these were some of the fluttering thoughts in my head as I sat inside the swanky Deloitte University at Hyderabad in a room with over 100 other B-school counterparts from across the country, waiting for my internship journey to commence.
One cannot plan for the unexpected. (Aaron Klug) I was standing amongst a group of villagers, interviewing them in Telugu, behind me were a herd of buffaloes and for the furthest I could see there were no pakka houses or roads. I was in a village named Boinavaripalem; 70 km off the nearest city, Guntur
For us Indians, summer is a season that often evokes mixed feelings. Many among us persevere through the heat and grind it out with the hope that poetic comfort of the monsoons is not far away. My summer internship experience with Hindustan Unilever wasn’t any different. After the whirlwind journey of summer internship placement process
Disclaimer: I am writing this article after the PPOs/PPIs have been declared and I am not a holder of either PPO/PPI. Therefore, no bias whatsoever is associated. So, it was around 11 am on 1st June and I was at Mumbai Airport in the check-in counter for dropping my luggage. I was going back to Ranchi.