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Industry Internship Program | JAGSOM

Varnika Garg The unique initiative of IIP or the Industry Connect Program by JAGSOM helped me land my dream job! Working as a Product Manager at a high-growth US startup named Numly, I took this opportunity to showcase my knowledge and use my skills through the well-structured program. It helped bridge the gap between classroom teaching and the corporate world, by making us truly Industry ready. I strongly believe initiatives like this help us, students, to face challenges confidently and have Read more [...]

Super Specialization | JAGSOM

When it comes to digital transformation, this specialisation taught us a very important lesson. One should start with the customer experience and then work their way backwards towards technology and not the other way round! The three-week immersion pushed us to think fast and taught us how to put our best foot forward at all times. Being a finance student getting exposure to such specialisation definitely helped me in my learning and growth. The real-life problem that we had to work on for a company Read more [...]

My two cents on Rossari Biotech limited

Currently in the news: “Rossari Biotech made a solid debut on Thursday, as the scrip got listed at Rs 670 on BSE, a premium of 57.65 per cent over its issue price of Rs 425. About Rossari Biotech: Rossari Biotech deals in specialty chemicals, on the onset the main characteristic of these chemicals is that they enjoy a huge margin laced with low volumes. It manufactures a whole range of products that find application in Home, Personal Care formulations, especially in the laundry and cleaning Read more [...]

THE TOP NEW-AGE JOBS

  Author: Prof. Soumya Choudhury   From Marshall Goldsmith’s book “What got you here won’t get you there” (ISBN-13: 978-0739342237), we understood that the principles of hard work and efficienttime management done to progress in our careers till middle management was not enough to propel us to the corner office viz. the CEO’s office.   Many of us may choose to be satisfied as mid-level managers and not aspire further but what would be your reaction if I told you Read more [...]

Origin of Ethics

  Author: Vanshika Shukla   The other day I got into a verbal exchange with a friend of mine about how the idea of God is unnecessary for our ethics to evolve or to some degree for our sense of morality. He claimed that ethics refer to the rules provided by an external source, whereas, morality is something subjective and to some degree, he was right over his claim that science has made us more rational, which explains why we should reappraise ourselves before throwing away our heritage Read more [...]

Analyzing Chaos

  Author: Vanshika Shukla   The field of study I’m in deals with data science jargons like machine learning, deep learning, big data, neural network, etc. Although the mathematics or statistics involved in the algorithm of these terms are not new, the advancement in the computational power of the computers in recent years has made its application feasible in practical life without one being a statistician and has opened up a new horizon in every discipline. The intermix of domains Read more [...]

IFIM students make women at Electronic City feel S.A.F.E

The hashtag #MeToo created a viral sensation over social media recently with millions of women in the world speaking up about incidents of sexual assault, harassment, abuse, misconduct and mental health in the workplace and beyond. It became a social movement and opened a floodgate of stories and responses from India too. Our country has been plagued with issues concerning women’s safety with horrific cases being reported every single day.     With a strong aim to change this very Read more [...]

IFIM’s Kanyathon – A Noble Initiative to Save the Girl Child & Empower Women.

Although India is steadily climbing the global charts in terms of industrialisation, being a digital economy, trade relations and more- education is a sector where the country still lags behind. Although the education system has undergone significant changes in the urban areas, rural India still faces critical issues which have led to many girl children dropping out of school or being denied education from an early age. Poverty, backward traditions, improper sanitation methods, access to basic amenities Read more [...]

The Kanya Shakti Scholarship at IFIM prepares the women leaders of the future.

When you educate a man, you educate a man. When you educate a woman, you educate an entire generation - Brigham Young    Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, Indra Nooyi, Chanda Kochar- are not just founders of successful mega-conglomerates, but represent the growing women workforce of India. Our country has made significant advancements in every field and is truly shaping up to be a global player in today’s digital economy. Contributing to its success are companies/industries built by the women of Read more [...]

4 Reasons Why It’s Ideal To Have Work Experience Before Pursuing A PGDM Degree

The importance of having adequate work experience in today’s post-graduate academic scenario is enormous. Whether you are applying for a job or to pursue a PGDM course, the more the relevant experience, the better a candidate’s chances are. Well- rounded candidates are sought after by companies and it’s the work experience that shapes their thinking in the classroom. Here are 4 reasons why it’s important to have worked in the industry you wish to build your future in.       Learning Read more [...]