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Education and Career

Where are the Teachers?

They ask you what made you make such a decision. Why a teacher when you can do ‘much better’? You have the answer, but you know in your heart it won’t satisfy them. You smile and stay silent. They scramble… Continue Reading →

Six less talked about mistakes that MBA aspirants frequently commit

Couple of years back I was in the same boat as many of today’s MBA aspirants are. Today, as a professor, I sit on the other side of the table taking GDs and Interviews of aspirants who are in search for… Continue Reading →

My MBA. My Degree. My Choice.

My MBA, My degree, My choice. Whether I join the college through CAT or MAT, or XAT or any damn “AT”. Or all of the above. My choice. Don’t judge my degree based on which exam score was used. I… Continue Reading →

20 hours, 300 seconds: A day in IIM Ahmedabad

A blatantly inconsiderate sound pierced through my subconscious mind that, until the mishap happened, was running the slides of a fairly impossible yet infinitely desirable incident. The slides, playing somewhere on a little screen in the intricate alleys of my brain,… Continue Reading →

Games Corporate People Play

The Corporate World is a slippery slope. It’s where the big mostly eats up the small and the shrewd eats up the naive. There is competition, all right, but not always fair. I hear many complain about the politics at… Continue Reading →

Are You Successful?

How do you really define “Success”? What do people mean when they say someone is successful? Do they mean that the person they call “successful” has reached a certain threshold that they aspire to reach themselves? Or there is an… Continue Reading →

Living a Matchstick’s Life

All human beings are like matchsticks. Lined up in the womb you wait for the day, when you slither through the anatomy of your mother into the world and take up a unique role in the crowd. Much like a stick… Continue Reading →

Preparing for Cracking the CAT (Common Admission Test)

I think CAT is somewhat a game. It is not entirely a test of intelligence. Neither is it a test of your memory. It is a tricky two hour game where you need to be alert, agile and cool. Believe… Continue Reading →

CAT Related Questions and Answers

–Updated on 25th January 2017. Following are answers to some of the frequently asked questions. I have encountered this questions myself and here is what I think you should do. Q. Which books to refer? A. There is an overwhelming… Continue Reading →

I will Come Back One Day

No more would the wooden swivel chair rock me for 70 restless minutes. No more would I push two doors to enter into the air-conditioned sleeping chamber or turn back every minute to curse the lazy minute hand that keeps… Continue Reading →

Spare Education the Ugly Caste Politics

Much had been written already about reservation. Many among us have shouted, opposed and stayed hungry. Others have been hit mercilessly by khaki-clad goons and lived through treatment that they didn’t deserve. For people thronging the circular palace of power… Continue Reading →

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