March 30, 2018

Summer Programs for International Students in Business Schools

A walk on the beach, a country side vacation, a water park trip, or simply a whole lot of lazy afternoons, are usually the defining features […]
October 27, 2017

Is pre-MBA internship a good idea?

You’ve just successfully completed an exhausting admission process: you’ve aced your GMAT and TOEFL, selected your choice MBA schools, sent the applications, attended the interviews, and […]
April 20, 2016

Unpaid internships can harm career prospects of international students

In the cold and competitive world of work, they are referred to as ‘modern slaves’, hapless interns who offer their services for free to companies gleefully […]
February 24, 2016

CPT vs OPT: Differences for international students in USA

After spending lakhs of rupees on an international Masters degree in USA (such as MBA, MS), the biggest concern at the back of the mind for […]
January 13, 2016

Amazon job offer after internship for Indian MBA student on a full scholarship

Many MBA applicants get so enamoured with the MBA prestige, ranking and brand power that the ultimate objective (i.e. what they want from the MBA) gets […]
March 24, 2014

Optional Practical Training OPT to be suspended or cancelled?

The Optional Practical Training (OPT) program has been the lifeline for many international students who go to USA for higher studies. If you aren’t aware of […]
November 8, 2013

How to convert summer internships into fulltime jobs

You could look at an MBA internships in two ways. It can simply be a mandatory and boring pre-requisite to completing your business education i.e. another […]
October 29, 2013

Summer internship salaries at the top MBA programs

MBA internships are excellent for many reasons that we covered in an earlier post (read How MBA internships work). The top two being – they take […]
October 21, 2013

How MBA internships work

MBA internships are one of the highlights of going to a 2-year MBA program in India and abroad. Many students who take them for granted risk […]