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Why we need to rank professional educational institutes

Abhishek Agrawal

Students should be at the heart of any education system. The education system should be build not only to award degrees and diplomas, but also to help students excel in their lives, especially in their professional pursuits. If taken holistically, this process of inculcating professional excellence among students will reward all – the society, the industries, the institutes and the ... Read More »

Advice from a First Year EMBA: How to make the most of your experience

Dr. Vincent Nelson

I am currently a practicing physician and partner at U.S. Anesthesia Partners, which is a single-specialty physician services organization that provides practice management services to anesthesiologists. It was recently formed by Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS) and members of management to identify and partner with leading quality groups of anesthesiologists who desire a strategic partner with the capital resources ... Read More »

ISB EY programme seeks to attract, develop best talent: Sandeep Kohli

Sandeep Kohli

Over a telephonic conversation with BUSINESS TODAY, Sandeep Kohli, National Director, Human Resources, EY (earlier known as Ernst & Young), says that the leading global professional services organisation makes substantial investment in graduates that EY hires. Q. What kind of retention programmes does EY have for fresh graduates in terms of study leave/promotion/offsite projects and so on? A. EY joined ... Read More »

ISB Dean believes size does matter for B-schools

Ajit Rangnekar

CHENNAI:  The Indian School of Business’ Dean Ajit Rangnekar believes that size and scale matter as far as management education is concerned. The Hyderabad-based B-school, ranked among the top in the country, has one of the largest batch sizes for a management programme. Between two campuses, the other being one at Mohali, ISB will have almost 800 students graduating this ... Read More »

Marketing guru Pradeep Kashyap addresses CBS students

Pradeep Kashyap

Kolkata, Feb 10 (IBNS): Known as the ‘Father of Rural Marketing in India’, Pradeep Kashyap, addressed the fourth convocation of Calcutta Business School (CBS) in Kolkata on Saturday. Chairman of Calcutta Business School S K Birla, along with Kashyap, inaugurated the convocation, which was attended by senior industry representatives among others. Kashyap handed over diplomas and medals to the students ... Read More »

This business program changed the future for these newcomers to Canada

Smita Kumar

These five newcomers to Canada felt stalled in their careers and decided to take Rotman’s Business Edge program, which helped teach them some of the soft skills they needed to advance their careers in Canada. They explain why they took the program and what they learned. Occupation in native country: Sales manager in the export market Occupation in Canada: Corporate account executive ... Read More »

MBA Entrepreneur Gets Creative With Sirius Programme

Lesley Zhang

Lesley Zhang left a finance career in Asia behind for an MBA in the UK. After getting into the Sirius Programme, she has plans for creative entrepreneurship in music and fashion. Most entrepreneurs will have heard of the Sirius Programme. But not many MBAs will have heard of Rentez-Vous, the fashion-rental start-up that is swapping its way across Paris and London. ... Read More »

'The proliferation of IIMs may have created lots of sub-scale institutions'

Ashish Nanda, director, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, discusses the strengths and weakness of IIM-A and his vision for the institution Ashish Nanda, till recently Robert Braucher Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School, returned to his alma mater, the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) in early September to take charge as director. He takes over at a time ... Read More »

SPJIMR’s PGDM programme and the admissions process-interview of Dr. Atish Chattopadhyay

Dr. Atish Chattopadhyay

SPJIMR’s PGDM programme is now open for admissions for 2014-2016. The online applications process was launched on September 15,2013. In this freewheeling interview, Dr.Atish Chattopadhyay, Deputy Director of the PGDM programme at SPJIMR, speaks about the programme and the admissions process.   Q: You’ve launched the admission process for PGDM 2014-16. What kind of a response do you expect this ... Read More »

The Importance of Essays in B-school Applications

Poonam Tandon

Author: Mrs. Poonam Tandon, a Ph.D. in English, possesses thirty years of teaching experience in India and the US. From 2001 to 2010, she worked as an English instructor in various community colleges and high schools in Phoenix, Arizona. Essays are the most critical part of the application package for business schools. In fact, they are the heart of the ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes