It’s ok to feel lost and not know everything

By | July 26, 2019|Student life|

Let’s admit it. School search and admissions process is a daunting task. The application process is cumbersome, complicated and detailed. Every website has a new perspective, new information, dos and donts.   It is easy to feel lost and not know what to do.   So, the question is … how do you effectively manage the application and [...]

Learnings from Global MBA conferences

By | May 10, 2019|Student life|

In March and April, I got the opportunity to participate in two Global MBA conferences, which were held in Sydney and Paris, respectively. The first conference, MBA World Summit, selected 100 top inspiring MBA students from business schools around the world for a three-day summit. The summit was a platform for high impact exchange among [...]

10 reasons why O-week is the best way to start your ISB journey

By | April 12, 2019|Student life|

Hey Class of 2020! Yes, it’s finally here. Your months and months of hard-work to make it to one of the top B-schools in the world is finally coming to fruition. Beyond the innumerable reasons why you’re already excited about it, we wanted to put the cherry on the cake with 'O-week'; and we assure [...]

COME AS YOU ARE

By | March 14, 2017|Student life|

Welcome to my standard night at ISB. It’s 4am and it’s both late night and early morning. I can hear the Gurbani playing in the east as Calvin Harris slowly morphs into Nucleya to the west of my room. Outside in the living room, people are discussing public policy in rural India, over a game [...]

I’ll Be Ash One Day

By | September 19, 2016|Student life|

I'll be ash one day, So will you, And maybe that day we'll be together, Carried by the winds across the distance that seems larger than our love. I'll be ash one day, So will you, And maybe that day we'll be together, When I'll lie beside you, And no one will say a word, [...]

Think Big, Take Risks

By | September 16, 2016|Student life|

With every passing day, as dreams get bigger and the heart more courageous, the realisation sinks in that my year of transformation has just begun. Like every other MBA aspirant I also probably entered the programme at the Indian School of Business with the hope that some magic will happen in a year, and I [...]

Na Jao Ma

By | September 14, 2016|Student life|

Her eyes imploring, he finally figures it out, It must be her bed sores, and he adjusted their snouts. ‘So jao ma’, he said, kissing her night, She responds, blinking enthusiastically despite her plight. He left, and the doctor’s words flashed again in his jaded mind, ‘A year is the max she has left, everyone [...]

Of Fears and Dreams

By | September 14, 2016|Student life|

The crack of light reveals he is afraid, trembling in fear, What happens to the dreams he held so very near? This is his only chance and he damn well knows it, What if he goes out there and blows it? You can always give up, give in; the little voice said, trying somehow to [...]

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