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by MBACrystalBall
February 6th, 2019, 6:03 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: What to do when your colleagues aren't doing their work
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What to do when your colleagues aren't doing their work

Producer: " Sorry, but the lyricist cracked his skull on my shiny and slippery office floor. On his way to the hospital, I forced him to write something for you. Here's what he came up with. " Telephone dhun mein hasne wali, Melbourne machhali machalne wali, Digital mein sur hai taraasha Madonna hai...
by MBACrystalBall
February 6th, 2019, 5:30 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: How can I get full MBA scholarship?
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Views: 9

How can I get full MBA scholarship?

Question on Quora: How can I get full MBA scholarship? My Response: Having helped many applicants get there, here's the essence -- Present an attractive persona to the (right) bschools & they'd be happy to give you incentives to join. Execution: Get a GMAT score that's 'competitive' enough for the s...
by MBACrystalBall
February 6th, 2019, 5:21 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: How to answer the 'Why MBA' question?
Replies: 0
Views: 10

How to answer the 'Why MBA' question?

Question on Quora: How do you answer the 'Why MBA' question? My response: This question doesn't have a 'right' answer, but there are plenty of 'wrong' answers that can kill your chances. - - WHY MBA: What NOT to say - - Informally, most MBA applicants will reveal that a higher salary is what they re...
by MBACrystalBall
January 7th, 2019, 6:13 pm
Forum: Business Schools
Topic: Harsh realities of MBA life
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Views: 67

Harsh realities of MBA life

I asked Vikas Sharma , MBA grad from IE Business School , if he could share some lessons (including the harsh realities) from his MBA experience. Here's his response. - - - 1) Good GMAT score = admission to a top tier program. Really untrue for most top B schools. Your entire life (including career)...
by MBACrystalBall
January 5th, 2019, 11:07 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: MS, MTech or an MBA after studying engineering
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Views: 43

MS, MTech or an MBA after studying engineering

Question on Quora: Is it better to pursue an MS/MTech or an MBA after studying engineering? My response: At MBA Crystal Ball we get a fair share of queries from folks who are in this situation i.e. just graduated and putting the two degrees in the ring to battle it out to see which one wins. There's...
by MBACrystalBall
January 5th, 2019, 9:57 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: What's it like to be a business management consultant?
Replies: 0
Views: 37

What's it like to be a business management consultant?

Question on Quora: What's it like to be a business management consultant? My response: You'll have a love-hate relationship with just about everything connected with your profession. Your job You'll love how the brand name of the company adds dollops to your 'street cred'. You'll hate the unrelentin...
by MBACrystalBall
January 5th, 2019, 9:24 pm
Forum: KamatSutra
Topic: KamatSutra
Replies: 0
Views: 40

KamatSutra

In my social media updates (tagged #KamatSutra), I often use anonymous snippets from my discussions with folks who approach me with interesting career or MBA related queries - if I think the response may be relevant to a larger audience. We're re-publishing a select few from the list here. We'll kee...
by MBACrystalBall
January 5th, 2019, 6:33 pm
Forum: MBA Admissions
Topic: How Good Is That Foreign Degree? [BW Businessworld Magazine]
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Views: 64

How Good Is That Foreign Degree? [BW Businessworld Magazine]

India's top business magazine, BW Businessworld , requested me to share some insights on the value of an international degree. - - How Good Is That Foreign Degree? Sameer Kamat - Founder, MBA Crystal Ball https://www.mbacrystalball.com/mcbroot/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/sameer-kamat-dp.jpg Survey re...
by MBACrystalBall
December 11th, 2018, 11:45 am
Forum: Business Schools
Topic: MDI 1-year MBA
Replies: 0
Views: 370

MDI 1-year MBA

Afzal Khan shares his experience in the MDI 1-year Program. Roller Coaster Ride on Journey to my MBA by Afzal Khan Hi Guys, I am a recent graduate from MDI 1-year program and presently working in consulting domain. Before going moving to that story, I would like to take you on my unusual roller coa...
by MBACrystalBall
July 11th, 2018, 1:38 pm
Forum: Other Interesting Topics
Topic: Business Strategy Simulation Game - BizMAP Screens
Replies: 5
Views: 378

Re: Business Strategy Simulation Game - BizMAP Screens

Screen 4 (continued): Functionwise Performance Graphs The final report includes the following sub-reports and graphs at a functional level. Financial Management Report Revenue (Inflow) Expenses (Outflow) Operating Profit / Loss Cash in Hand Supply Chain Management Report Customer Orders Demand-Back...