• Internship Diaries of 2020: Marketing at Pidilite

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Sai Sravani Aluru Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                            Edited by: Maneesha Pujari   “A brand is no longer what we tell the consumer it is; it is what consumers tell each other it is,”…

  • Internship Diaries of 2020: Product Management at Sprinklr

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Akshay Khairkar Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                             Edited by: Chinmayee Dawre   The summer of 2020 has been one of its kind and will hold a special place in everyone’s heart. COVID-19 challenged everyone’s…

  • Internship Diaries of 2020: Marketing at Coca-Cola

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Naveen K Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                             Edited by: Anandita Rohi   I had the privilege of doing my summer internship with Coca-Cola and was looking forward to living the corporate experience. However, it…

  • Internship Diaries of 2020: General Management at TAS

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Anant Singhal Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                             Edited by: Debleena Mondal   This summer, I was a TAS general management intern, and my project was with the Healthcare Private Equity Fund at Tata Capital.…

  • Internship Diaries of 2020: Strategy at Samsung

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Nihar Lohiya Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                                Edited by: Anandita Rohi   After the term III exams, we all left the campus in the hopes of traveling or chilling for a couple of…

  • Internship Diaries of 2020: Product Management at AppDynamics

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Shubhankar Yash Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                             Edited by: Maneesha Pujari   AppDynamics is an Application Performance Monitoring (APM) company which is part of the Cisco family. The summer internship at AppDynamics is carefully…

  • Internship Diaries of 2020: Consulting at McKinsey & Company

    Internship Diaries of 2020 is a series about the various categories of roles offered by companies for summer internships. We bring to you the experiences of interns from Consulting, Finance, Marketing, General Management, Product Management, Operations and E-commerce roles to understand a bit more about their work life. The articles are meant to give the reader a glimpse into the life of an intern and help the reader understand their fit in that particular role. Contributed by: Anushka Rastogi Picture Credits: Rishi Rathi                             Edited by: Debleena Mondal   The summer batch of 2020 will undeniably be hailed as a pioneer of virtual summer internships, across colleges and companies, against the…

  • Leadership via communication in a time of crisis

    Contributed By: Yash Pratap Singh Picture Credits: Kushagra Agarwal Leadership gets tested in times of crises more than anything. Till last month, I was trying to keep a tab on the pandemic numbers with a fudgy internet connection. I use a 4G network of a firm that recently raised billions from various investors, yet the max my 4G could afford was a poor quality video streaming with buffers. As a matter of checking things and being a student, I kept checking tabs of various universities. Most top American universities had a COVID response page (check HBS, Wharton, MIT, Stanford, Kellogg, etc.). I could find only one-two Indian universities having such…

  • Can Online learning replace the Offline University Ecosystem?

    Contributed By: Yash Pratap Singh An unprecedented crisis in COVID-19 has dawned upon the world. More than 8 million confirmed cases globally, fatalities touching almost half a million, it is a crisis that evokes no recent memory of a parallel event. The only closer ones are the Spanish flu or the Great Depression. The crisis, along with ravaging the economy, has also induced some permanent changes within the systems. As people say, ‘the World is in for a big reset.’ One of the active discussion of this reset is about the online education paradigm. Do we need the campuses to impart knowledge in today’s time? Can we skill and educate…

  • The Stone Wall Saga

    Contributed By: Yash Pratap Singh Picture Credits: Chandrasekar T It has been a year with India’s a la carte business school – the third IIM of the country, i.e., IIM Bangalore. The welcoming, warm, and professional space warped in grey stone and lush green surroundings, IIM Bangalore, has been a dream institution for a soul like me. It was only last year when in June, I entered the hallowed portals of the place known as the #PlaceToB. I penned my thoughts about being captivated by the charm and effuse of this pristine campus in the Silicon Valley of India. Well, known as the Doshi’s marvel (as Padma Shri and Pritzker…