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Incredible India: part two of my experience meeting the founder of Infosys

Incredible India: part two of my experience meeting the founder of Infosys

Infosys InStep Programme: The campus in Bangalore is simply amazing.  All interns are given accommodation and free cab rides so they can visit the surroundings.  I get to walk through beautiful gardens, fountains and futuristic buildings on my way into the office.  There’s a gym, swimming pool, shops, restaurants… everything an internship participant needs.  And […]

Incredible India: my extraordinary encounter with the famous founder of Infosys

Incredible India: my extraordinary encounter with the famous founder of Infosys

Fortune Magazine says he’s one of the greatest entrepreneurs of our time.  And I got the chance to work with him this summer during my MBA internship at Infosys.  Mr Narayana Murthy is no stranger to anyone in today’s business world.  In 1981 along with six other Indian businessmen he founded Infosys, an IT services […]

Of reinvention and videogames

Of reinvention and videogames

In the world of business school marketing, flexibility is a term that is often used to describe the versatility and wide ranging applicability of an MBA program. Almost every top Bschool ends up promising versatile course content and fluid program boundaries, all of which are aimed at helping students tailor their MBA experience and career outcomes. At Cambridge Judge […]

Why I chose The Cambridge MBA over another UK MBA programme

Why I chose The Cambridge MBA over another UK MBA programme

A year ago, I was in a fortunate position to choose between Cambridge and another UK business school for my MBA. I did my research and preferred Cambridge Judge Business School for a  few important reasons – 1)  the concentrations on offer 2)  a better project focus 3)  the small class-size and 4) location – not necessarily in that order. […]

Unique experiences of the Cambridge MBA

Unique experiences of the Cambridge MBA

There were three important reasons why I chose Cambridge Judge Business School over other schools: university ecosystem, one-year program structure,  plus the Health and Entrepreneurship concentrations. Our first six weeks of Michaelmas term have confirmed all of these, particularly the rigorous nature of the program. There wasn’t a single moment where weren’t learning or networking. While […]

Connections

Connections

Bilbo Baggins of Bag End has very recently become my favourite storybook character for two outstanding reasons. First, he knew how to make himself disappear; a feat that even Superman still has not caught up with. Second, he profoundly described my thoughts on Excel functions and formulas – “I don’t know half of you half […]

Start-up Maths

Start-up Maths

As readers of my last blog post are aware, an amazing team and I are starting a business, MunuWhiz, this summer focused on the gifting of virtual goods. Approximately, one month since my last post, the excitement and work continue to mount. The Internet and CJBS library are flush with texts highlighting considerations to make […]

The Summer Start-up

The Summer Start-up

The summer has finally, after months of waiting, arrived in Cambridge.  The clouds have cleared and the puddles and muddy walkways have dried.  This change in weather proves an encouraging entrance into the next chapter of life for this year’s MBA class. The chapter I am amidst writing this summer is dedicated to starting a […]