February 20, 2017

Top 25 MBA (Georgetown) admit for software engineer with average GMAT

GMAC says that a 700 GMAT score would put you in the 90 percentile (ok, 89 to be specific). But sadly, for certain applicants (like the […]
January 8, 2016

Differentiation: A big challenge for Indian MBA applicants

Self-help gurus from across the world have made millions convincing readers that they are unique. When some of these Indian readers with pumped-up egos, sit down […]
November 26, 2015

Career change options after MBA for software engineers

When reputed publications like Bloomberg start proclaiming that software engineering careers are dying and Indian IT companies continue to deal with the swaying moods (and H1B […]
April 2, 2015

Q&A with Brown University Computer Science Professor – Shriram Krishnamurthi

Despite being top tier Ivy league brands, we’ve never featured Brown University and Princeton University on our site. Reason being – they don’t offer MBA programs. […]
September 6, 2012

Darden School of Business: Gowthami’s MBA success story

The Darden School of Business MBA Class Profile at the University of Virginia, reflects more or less what you’d see at any of the best MBA […]
August 11, 2012

IIMC PGPex for Executives | 1 year MBA at IIM Calcutta

IIM Calcutta offers a 1 year MBA Post Graduate Program for Executives (PGPex) that is meant for those with many years of work-experience. It competes with […]
July 8, 2012

NUS Singapore MBA and 4 other admits for Indian IT Engineer Male

The NUS Singapore 1 year MBA program gets a lot of applications from Indian IT Male Engineers, just like all the other top bschools. Being closer […]
April 18, 2012

Q&A with Paul Bodine: MBA Admissions Consultant

In an interview with MBA Crystal Ball, MBA admissions consultant Paul Bodine shares some tips on how to tackle MBA applications and get into the top […]
March 2, 2011

IIM Bangalore IIMB EPGP 1 year MBA – Executive Post Graduate Programme

Jeffrey just got ‘Bangalored’ and he’s lovin’ it. Most Indian MBA applicants are keen to leave the country in pursuit of their MBA dreams. Jeffrey’s story […]
February 13, 2011

Why MBA: Why Arvind discarded his MBA plans

Why MBA indeed? When the question pops up during MBA essays, we blindly assume the only valid response is a passionately launched spiel on how an […]
January 29, 2011

MIT Sloan Fellows Program: Separating the men from the boys

Our friend ‘VA’ (he prefers to stay anonymous) just got an admit from the MIT Sloan Fellow program and he’s majorly thrilled about it, just like […]
November 24, 2010

Level playing field for MBA applicants from India

Several people have asked us about the MCB’s history and origins. While working on my MBA application, I struggled a lot in terms getting access to […]