Archive | December, 2011

Are You Fit for an MBA ?

My first foray into a business school was an off-campus course offered by one of our top universities that leads to a degree in Masters in Manufacturing Management (MMM). I would rate that experience PG. I stopped after two semesters. Needles to say, I did not get the degree but I got one of the […]

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Why Go to a Business School ?

In a recent interview, one of the U.S. presidential hopefuls was quoted saying, “if you are jobless and you are poor, chances are that it is your fault.” Daily, our senses are numbed by the incessant news of high unemployment rate in theU.S. Its noise is so loud, drowning out the fact that this problem […]

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What is a B-School ?

Sometime last week, my son, fresh from high school and agonizing over what to do for college, suddenly asked me, “Dad, what is a b-school?” At first blush, I was tempted to say that a b-school is where people learn how to make B movies. But I thought it too smart alecky and off the […]

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