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[4 Nov 2008 | 5 Comments | ]

After a long time I am really writing something.. So Guys.. So butterflies in the stomach 🙂 The moment has arrived. You have been preparing for this one exam for past 1 year (3 years, 2 years, 6 months, 1 week 🙂 whatever) And just 2.5 hours to decide your fate..(does it??? I dont think […]

cat, cat 2008, gyaan »

[10 Jul 2008 | 24 Comments | ]

For a lot of engineers trying to crack CAT, one of the biggest weak link is tackling the verbal section. Please note the word.. I am using tackling.. And not cracking.. Well, a lot of people struggle to clear cutoff, let alone maximizing the score in verbal.. And I was one such guy.. I struggled […]

Coffee With Experts, gyaan »

[28 May 2008 | 14 Comments | ]

Hi All.. Today I have a very close friend of mine – Santhosh to share his gyaan about MS Vs Phd & apping.. I wont give any formal introduction about Santhosh.. What I am going to tell will speak volumes of Santhosh.. While a lot of us yearn to make it to Stanford.. A prof […]

gyaan, mba »

[14 May 2008 | Comments Off on Tech Sector Vs MBA: Thoughts from Junta | ]

Hi All, I think this interview with Manas Garg, about rejecting IIM B call was quite useful. There is nothing right or wrong about his decision. What one can take out this discussion is “WHAT IS IT THAT YOU WANT TO DO..” matters the most.. There are lots of very insightful comments given @ the […]

cat, cat 2008, Coffee With Experts, gyaan, mba »

[11 May 2008 | 42 Comments | ]

Hi All, A lots of us want to get into IIM Bangalore.. There is so much about getting to A B or C.. Its a dream!! People slog for it for years… But today, I have a very special guest, Manas Garg! Manas, is also one among 250,000 people who took CAT 2007 with a […]

Google, gyaan, random, Thoughts »

[7 May 2008 | 20 Comments | ]

Well, Its almost 2 years since I joined Google. This was my first job out of Campus.. To be honest, it is a super duper place to work.. Amazing environment with really really smart people.. Had my own share of happy/sad/successful/painful/learning/… moments at Google.. During my last 2 years, I learnt a lot of things… […]

Coffee With Experts, GRE, gyaan, ms, phd »

[27 Apr 2008 | 15 Comments | ]

My last post on MS vs Phd got a lot of responses and varying view points.. So, I thought I would get view points from different people. Today, I have Jayant Haritsa – Professor, SERC and CSA department of Indian Institute of Science, to share his views on MS vs Phd. Thank you very much […]

GRE, gyaan, ms, phd, Uncategorized »

[23 Apr 2008 | 14 Comments | ]

Of late, People have been asking about Apping and MS Vs Phd. I neither have an MS degree nor a Phd degree. But when I wanted to app (long long ago, so long ago), I had got gyaan from one of my senior – Adwait Tumbde. He was CS department topper from NIT Trichy, 2004 […]