Tag: MBA

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  • On the move for growth

    On the move for growth

    The Indian pharma industry is in need of highly qualified technical, researchers, skilled, dynamic and effective managers who can take the company’s challenges forward.

    March 23, 2018
  • With an eye on a glorious future

    With an eye on a glorious future

    Candidates must be fully prepared to face the final rounds of group discussion and personal interview to get into their favourite B-School.

    March 20, 2018
  • Redirecting towards income generation

    Redirecting towards income generation

    Some of the most demanding and lucrative jobs in India are from the financial sector, and among them, investment management is the blue-eyed boy of most of the young professionals. A majority of students with degrees like MBA (finance), MFC, CA, or CFA wants to make a career in investment management. This is a diversified …

    March 16, 2018
  • The best of both worlds

    The best of both worlds

    The prevalent economic scenario and globalisation are inciting strong drives for change in the business sphere. With the world obsessed with growth and success, MBA has become the buzzword. It is clear that the business set up looks forward to management skills and leadership as a key as qualified and efficient management professionals are becoming …

    March 6, 2018
  • What do employers expect from MBA graduates?

    What do employers expect from MBA graduates?

    Indian employers clearly expect three components while hiring students from premier B-Schools — knowledge component (facts, frameworks and theories), practice component (doing and execution) and being human component (values and ethical boundaries, commitment to organisation, attitudes and beliefs towards work, optimism and empathy). Premier B- Schools in India are strong on preparing students for analytical …

    January 16, 2018
  • Parliament passes bill to let IIMs award degrees

    Parliament passes bill to let IIMs award degrees

    Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill that will enable the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) to award MBA and Ph.D. degrees, with the Rajya Sabha’s nod to the legislation. The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bill 2017, passed in Lok Sabha in July, envisages greater autonomy to the IIMs than other institutions of higher education …

    December 20, 2017
  • Deeper understanding of management

    Deeper understanding of management

    In a country wherein, headways in business and technology happen just about every single day it becomes a pre-requisite to keep oneself abreast with contemporary advancements in management domains. Amidst such immense activity world over, it’s of utmost significance that an aspiring professional is adept with the management roles and decision-making abilities. An MBA thus …

    October 31, 2017
  • What ails business education in India

    What ails business education in India

    When IIM was established first in Calcutta followed by Ahmadabad, Dr Kurien, famous father of milk revolution advised that graduates with working experience in executive cadre should be admitted into the course, but this was ignored. Since 2003 there has been growth of business schools reaching 5,200 numbers in 2014 and 98 per cent in …

    August 7, 2017
  • Missing elements in business administration

    Missing elements in business administration

    There are more than 2,000 Bschools in India where students pay between Rs.2-6 lakh fee hoping to find their dream career. Unfortunately, most of these schools (beyond the Top 100) are actually running on meager 20-40 per cent placements. Remaining students leave the campus either without a job or end up working on some low …

    July 20, 2017
  • 9 in 10 companies plan to hire MBA graduates in 2017: GMAC

    9 in 10 companies plan to hire MBA graduates in 2017: GMAC

    Management graduates continue to be in demand as nine in 10 companies plan to hire MBAs in 2017, says the latest study by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). According to the survey, globally, 86 per cent companies plan to hire recent MBA graduates this year, up from 79 per cent in 2016. Further, 55 per cent …

    June 22, 2017
  • Survival of the fittest

    Survival of the fittest

    The world of business today is dynamic and challenging. Gone are the days when employees had singular responsibilities and hardly any performance appraisal. Employment, seemingly, is a corollary of education. And choosing career paths begins where education ends, and education never ends. And unless skills are continuously updated through education, retaining a given job itself …

    June 1, 2017
  • Ready to touch a new height

    Ready to touch a new height

    Some of the most lucrative jobs in India are from the financial sector and among them — investment management is the blue-eyed boy of most of the young professionals. A majority of students with degrees like MBA (finance), MFC, CA, or CFA wants to make a career in investment management. This is a diversified field …

    May 11, 2017
  • All that glitters is not gold

    All that glitters is not gold

    ‘Why do you want to do an MBA?” In the last decade of working with students across various schools and colleges, we have asked many students this question and the most common answer is some polite version of, “To make money.” Unfortunately, while many with an MBA do make money, it is hardly a sufficient …

    May 4, 2017