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by MBACrystalBall
January 17th, 2020, 1:02 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Careers in Business Academia
Replies: 2
Views: 3199

Scope, roles, responsibilities of Academic Jobs

Careers in Academia & Research Part 1: Scope, roles, responsibilities of Academic Jobs By Hari Raghavachari https://www.mbacrystalball.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/imd-switzerland-hari.jpg Meeting professors in my school ( IMD Switzerland ) was a smaller yet important part of my overall deci...
by MBACrystalBall
January 17th, 2020, 12:51 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Careers in Business Academia
Replies: 2
Views: 3199

Careers in Business Academia

Academic jobs are usually associated with teaching and research. Beyond this, the level of awareness is limited, specially for those seeking a ‘business focussed’ career. Hari Raghavachari (an IMD Switzerland MBA alumnus) thinks there’s more to academic careers than meets the eye. In this 2-part ser...
by MBACrystalBall
January 14th, 2020, 7:48 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: ‘Why MBA’ Career Goals Essay
Replies: 0
Views: 6567

‘Why MBA’ Career Goals Essay

The ‘Why MBA’ question isn’t as straightforward as it sounds. There are the basic introspective aspects of whether you need an MBA in the first place, why this is the right time, what your post MBA goals are and if they are well-aligned with your pre-MBA experience. If you aren’t absolutely confiden...
by MBACrystalBall
January 10th, 2020, 10:30 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Retail Management MBA in India vs GMAT MBA abroad
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Views: 6606

Retail Management MBA in India vs GMAT MBA abroad

https://d3q9l1y9m11tje.cloudfront.net/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/cat-mba-in-india.jpg With over 2 years of work experience, Ruturaj faced the typical dilemma of pursuing a CAT MBA in India (with a retail management specialization) or looking for greener pastures abroad (as the background scene...
by MBACrystalBall
January 10th, 2020, 7:53 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Life after Carnegie Mellon Tepper MBA
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Views: 6582

Life after Carnegie Mellon Tepper MBA

https://www.mbacrystalball.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/entrepreneurship-vikram.jpg Entrepreneurship as a career figures high on the preferences of many. Compared to regular corporate jobs, the nice warm feeling of knowing that you’ll get your monthly salary is absent, but there’s a whole lo...
by MBACrystalBall
January 9th, 2020, 2:57 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Interview with Guy Kawasaki
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Views: 5972

Interview with Guy Kawasaki

https://www.mbacrystalball.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/guy-kawasaki.jpg Guy Kawasaki has been there, done that, several times over. He shot into the limelight in the mid eighties as the evangelist for Apple’s Macintosh. After a brilliant track record there, he moved on to become a successfu...
by MBACrystalBall
January 9th, 2020, 2:06 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: MBA Application Tips from Stacy Blackman
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Views: 5749

MBA Application Tips from Stacy Blackman

https://www.mbacrystalball.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/stacy-blackman-interview-mba-essays-tips-application.jpg For over 10 years, Stacy Blackman Consulting (SBC) has been helping MBA applicants around the world get into their dream schools. Stacy Sukov Blackman, founder of SBC, has an MBA ...
by MBACrystalBall
January 9th, 2020, 1:45 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: MBA Admission Tips from Clear Admit founder Graham Richmond
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Views: 5794

MBA Admission Tips from Clear Admit founder Graham Richmond

https://www.mbacrystalball.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/mba-admissions-consultant-clear-admit-graham-richmond1.jpg MBA Crystal Ball interviewed Graham Richmond, co-founder of Clear Admit, to get his views on a few burning questions that are frequently on the minds of Indian candidates. Graha...
by MBACrystalBall
January 8th, 2020, 9:02 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Common MBA application mistakes to avoid
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Views: 5649

Common MBA application mistakes to avoid

The top business schools have a relatively low acceptance rate and it’s in the interest of the applicant to reduce the common MBA application mistakes most of their competitors are bound to make. Every little precaution that you take to reduce the negative points helps in pushing up your chances of ...
by MBACrystalBall
January 8th, 2020, 8:42 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Vanderbilt MBA (Owen) in HR – Human Resource Management
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Vanderbilt MBA (Owen) in HR – Human Resource Management

Though the MBA rankings might have a different viewpoint, Komal Pathak (name changed) thinks of the Vanderbilt MBA program (Owen) as the ‘Harvard in HR’. She had a bit of a rough ride with her GMAT score and she was pretty clear about the business schools that she wanted to apply to. Many of her adv...