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by MBACrystalBall
June 30th, 2019, 1:56 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: Will an MS degree help an aspiring tech entrepreneur?
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Will an MS degree help an aspiring tech entrepreneur?

I got this question via LinkedIn chat: I've read your blogs on MS degrees. I'm interested in tech entrepreneurship but the problem is I find very few courses and I'm not convinced if they'll help. I said, "If you have the technical skills and the drive to pursue clearly set goals, you don't need a m...
by MBACrystalBall
June 19th, 2019, 8:10 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: [Video] MBA in India or Abroad
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Views: 66

[Video] MBA in India or Abroad

by MBACrystalBall
June 10th, 2019, 10:30 pm
Forum: Business Schools
Topic: World Bank job after MBA from USA: McCombs Texas (UT) student blog
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World Bank job after MBA from USA: McCombs Texas (UT) student blog

https://www.mbacrystalball.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/mccombs-texas-ut-mba-arsh.jpg Differentiation is considered a virtue when it comes to business school admissions. Management consultant Arsh Sharma didn't have to struggle too much to come up with interesting stories for his essays, as ...
by MBACrystalBall
June 10th, 2019, 9:22 pm
Forum: MBA Admissions
Topic: How to choose an MBA Admission consultant in India
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Views: 119

How to choose an MBA Admission consultant in India

Life ain't easy, is it? Like they say...we all come into this world - naked, hungry and crying...and then it gets worse. The B-school story isn't too different. It's a complex decision for most of us coming from middle class backgrounds. For a top-school, you are looking at an outflow of $100K+ (30 ...
by MBACrystalBall
May 12th, 2019, 9:21 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: Can an introvert become a good manager & survive among extroverts?
Replies: 0
Views: 269

Can an introvert become a good manager & survive among extroverts?

Query on Quora: Can an introvert become a good manager & survive among extroverts? My response: As an introvert, during my student life & the early part of my career, I managed to stay in the shadows. With time the responsibilities grew & so did the managerial aspects. Plus, I moved from a technical...
by MBACrystalBall
May 12th, 2019, 9:06 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: What to do if your CAT score is low and you don't get any IIM calls
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Views: 73

What to do if your CAT score is low and you don't get any IIM calls

When the CAT results came out, a large number of deserving candidates failed to get calls from their favourite IIMs, some missing the cut-off by a whisker. While MBA Crystal Ball doesn't focus on the traditional Indian programs, many of the dejected ones approached us to know what they should do: Jo...
by MBACrystalBall
May 12th, 2019, 9:02 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: Which is the best MBA ranking for international students?
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Views: 77

Which is the best MBA ranking for international students?

Question on the MBA Crystal Ball blog: Why doesn't a strong school like Stern rank high on all rankings? Which is the best MBA ranking for international students? My response: At the outset I have to admit that I’m not a big fan of rankings. They can never capture what’s truly relevant for each and ...
by MBACrystalBall
May 12th, 2019, 8:59 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: Are you mis-directing your anger?
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Views: 70

Are you mis-directing your anger?

My local sports club hosts a women's international tennis tournament every year. It draws some excellent tennis players from around the world. Good opportunity for our local kids (who double up as ball boys) to interact & learn from the pros. One of the matches I saw, was evenly balanced, with both ...
by MBACrystalBall
May 12th, 2019, 8:56 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: Why should I do an MBA?
Replies: 0
Views: 80

Why should I do an MBA?

Question on Quora Why should I do an MBA? My answer: You can use the MBA as a key to open doors. Building up on that analogy, you first need to know what doors you'd want to open. There are far too many doors (i.e. career options) to choose from. Walking into an MBA program hoping it'll give you all...