February 8, 2016

MBA in Australia (AGSM) vs UK (Oxford): Choosing between countries and bschools

Some MBA applicants from India are very clear from the very start about the country they want to work in. They choose all their target schools […]
February 5, 2016

How to Study Abroad for Free

This post was triggered by a recent meeting I had with a school friend. I met him after almost 30 years and he was narrating his […]
February 3, 2016

How to select the right business schools for your MBA

So you have decided to do your MBA after a few years of experience. You have some idea about what it would take – you have […]
February 1, 2016

Is the HBS Harvard 2+2 program right for Indian students?

It’s easier to understand the veil of mystery around new programs that have just been launched and there aren’t enough reviews about it. But not when […]
January 29, 2016

How to know if you ‘Fit’ an MBA program and Business School

Sudershan ‘Suds’ Tirumala (Regional Director, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth), sheds some light on the elusive term ‘Fit’ that most Admissions Officers use in their […]
January 27, 2016

Michigan Ross MBA admit for Indian reapplicant who took rejection in her stride

As we wrote in an earlier article (How business schools are luring female applicants), MBA admission officers are very interested in getting applications from competitive female […]
January 25, 2016

Why Stanford is cautioning MBA students against entrepreneurship

Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business (GSB) has long been an idea factory for new business, and when it asked students to go slow on their […]
January 22, 2016

Indian Deans at the Top Business Schools who keep the tricolour flying high

Business School Deans have a rather unique job description: Management of a business that teaches both management and business. During a quiz contest for college students […]
January 21, 2016

What is Social Enterprise?

What is the meaning and definition of social enterprise? What’s the purpose of social entrepreneurship? What are the career opportunities in the field? If you’ve ever […]
January 20, 2016

My ISB re-application strategy: Higher GMAT score, better interview and meditation

After getting rejected from ISB in his first attempt, apart from improving the regular application areas – GMAT score, essays, interviews – Kalpesh (name changed) added […]
January 18, 2016

How to get into Harvard Business School from India

Many applicants ask us – ‘How hard is it to get into Harvard Business School MBA from India?’, ‘What does Harvard look for?’, ‘What are my […]
January 15, 2016

How a yoga guru created a ₹2,500 crore FMCG business | Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Case Study

When reports came out that Patanjali Ayurved Ltd (PAL), promoted by yoga guru Baba Ramdev, had recorded gross revenues of ₹2,500 crore (around $380 million USD) […]