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Technology company layoff numbers tracker

In last three months the number of layoffs occurred in tech companies – 60,000 with Hewlett-Packard leading the pack with 24,000 layoffs. Wired is tracking the list on a daily basis which gives how the tech is affected in the sinking economy. Here is the list of top tech layoffs in September, October, November months […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: November 21, 2008 | Categories: MBA

Free IIT Bombay Engineering Video Courses

Learn for free – IIT Bombay Engineering Video Courses online now. IITs are India’s premier graduate , post graduate engineering and sciences schools and consistently ranked above other engineering colleges in India in engineering education surveys. From Wikipedia- The THES (Times Higher Education Supplement) also ranked 5 IITs in the top 100 globally for technology […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: November 20, 2008 | Categories: MBA
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False MBA degree of Mirage CEO caused his resignation ?

Terry Lanni MGM Mirage submitted his resignation as CEO. There are news that his MBA from University of Southern California is not valid and his stepping down at the same time is raising doubts of his MBA degree. MGM Mirage owns casinos including the Bellagio and the MGM Grand.MGM Mirage is the largest landholder on […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: November 14, 2008 | Categories: MBA

Top 10 international MBA schools Rankings – 2008

Business week published the list of top 10 international MBA schools Rankings for 2008. Canada tops the list with three spots in top 10 rankings. Here is top 10 list : > Queen’s: Canada> IE Business School: Spain> INSEAD: France> Western Ontario (Ivey): Canada> London Business School: Britain> ESADE: Barcelona> IMD: Switzerland> Toronto (Rotman): Canada> […]


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MBA : University Of Chicago name changed

MBA IVY League School – University of Chicago will change its name to the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. David Booth donated $300 million, the largest ever donation to the University of Chicago’s business school. David Booth is 1971 b-school alumni and is chief executive of the Dimensional Fund Advisors mutual fund. Booth […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: November 9, 2008 | Categories: MBA

Top 10 MBA Undergraduate rankings list for 2008

Business week’s top 50 undergraduate MBA rankings are available here – No. 1: University of Pennsylvania (Wharton), PhiladelphiaNo. 2: University of Virginia (McIntire), CharlottesvilleNo. 3: University of Notre Dame (Mendoza), South Bend, Ind. No. 4: Cornell University Ithaca, N.Y.No. 5: Emory University (Goizueta),AtlantaNo. 6: University of Michigan (Ross),Ann ArborNo. 7: Brigham Young University (Marriott), Provo, […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: October 29, 2008 | Categories: MBA

$200 worth Google AdWords free for students – Google Online Marketing Challenge

For MBAs I feel this is a good chance to use Google’s free money to get hands-on experience. The goal is to make use of Adwords to effectively imapct marketing compaigns for a business. If I were a full time MBA student I would make a good case with my MIS (Management Information Systems) prof. […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: October 28, 2008 | Categories: MBA

Free online university courses list

All ivy league schools are publishing their course ware for free which otherwise would cost fortune. MIT is early adopter and made popular the free online courses with its OpenCourseWare (OCW) offering. Following the MIT way, other premier schools Carnegie Mellon, Tufts, Berkley, Utah , Stanford and Yale published courses free on their websites. Open […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: September 25, 2008 | Categories: MBA
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India MBAs concerned Lehman Brothers & Merrill Lynch meltdown

Lehman Brothers is one of the largest MBA recruiters for students who are finance majors with investment banking focus. IIMs, ISB and premier MBA institutes will be effected with ongoing US financial crisis that saw billions and billions of dollars write downs because of bad mortgage bets done beween 2004 and 2007. Some say this […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: September 22, 2008 | Categories: MBA
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Duke Fuqua opens India New Delhi business school campus

Image via WikipediaDurham, North Carolina US based MBA school Duke Fuqua business is prestigious institute with its MBA rankings below 20 in almost all major US publications that ranks b-schools. Fuqua announced its global expansion plan and New Delhi will be one of its five satellite campuses. This is good news for India MBA applicants […]


Posted By: Kalyan | Date: September 19, 2008 | Categories: MBA