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Being MBAtious

1) Prof. Jayanth R. Varma's Financial Markets Blog: Prof Jayant Verma is a Professor of Finance (mainly Financial markets) at IIMA. He is one of...

I was having a difficult time on the morning of 16 September 2008. It was a Monday morning more than a year after I started working with FX...

I believe all experiences are relative. What I learn from an experience might be completely different from what you will learn. So, when MBAtious...

Quant

Finding the integral solutions of a given equation is a question type that commonly appear in CAT and similar topics. Most of these questions...

Two digit numbers with no digit repeated = 9C1 x 9C1 = 81
Three digit numbers with no digit repeated = 9C1 x 9C1 x 8C1 = 9 x 9 x 8 = 648...

x2 + y2 - 14x - 6y - 6 = 0
(x-7)2 + (y-3)2 -64 = 0
center =(7,3) and radius =8
now let 3x + 4y = k now this line will touch...

DI/LR/DS

Abdul, Bikram and Chetan are three professional traders who trade in shares of a company XYZ Ltd. Abdul follows the strategy of buying at the...

People Power Corporation presently employs three Managers (A, B and C) and five recruitment agents (D, E, F, G and H). The company is planning to...

ABC is a firm which deals with furniture. Manufacturing of table requires three levels of assembly. The finished table is at first level. The leg...

Lessons for Life

Modern corporations require a lot of capital, which is beyond the reaches of a few individuals. Markets help companies raise money from a large...

What happens when RBI prints more money to pay off bank loans? You should be able to guess it. More the money printed, lesser the value of...

Let’s first talk about how big the Indian economy is. Big ? How can I use words like big or small for something that doesn’t physically exist?...

Verbal

The trick here is not to look at the paragraph as a whole and trying to identify the actual introductory statement and the conclusion, but to...

Let’s first understand what is the subject matter being conveyed. The author talks about the lack of distinction between what can be considered...

Read where there is quiet, peace, and silence. There are people who can read in a noisy environment but then there are also people who can sleep...

GD-PI

No matter what people say, the truth is that most of the people joining IIT have almost no idea what engineering would entail and even lesser...

My first real failure was in my first semester. But I never allowed that to affect me. My friends knew just as well as I did that my potential...

Plan ahead and think through all possible scenarios. This includes formulating answers to common interview questions and also jotting down...