XAT Decision Making Section – Golden Principles for tackling questions related to Management Issues

September 27th, 2017 by

The decision-making section of XAT paper is rightly considered a scoring section that can really boost your percentile. It is an important section not just because of the sectional cutoff that one needs to clear but also because completing this section quickly will give you more time for quant and verbal section. The questions generally comprise of a short case study write-up and related questions. Though any real-life situation is generally considered to be an open-ended problem with no right or wrong answers, that perception could not be further away from the truth. There are insta

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Fill and Win Crossword Contest 007

September 14th, 2017 by

In this series on ‘Fill and Win Crossword Contests’, we will be putting up a crossword every Thursday on our blog. Not only it will enhance your knowledge but it also gives you a chance to win some cash prizes and discount vouchers. Rules: You need to fill the crossword before Tuesday midnight (19-sep-2017). One lucky winner will win a cash prize of 500 Rs. The amount would be transferred via PayTM to the number you give while registering for the crossword. Ensure that you fill your details properly. Ten lucky winners will win a discount coupon of 250 Rs. valid on all cou

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Abuse in the name of startups needs to end

September 8th, 2017 by

I guess I should start the post with some disclaimers but I would do that at the end, because these thoughts are more important than who I am, who is sharing them, what are their qualifications, what are the vested interests, etc. Over the last few years, I have seen the rise of unhealthy practices in the name of startups. It didn’t matter much when it used to happen to others and I was in my own cocoon but it is spilling over and becoming quite mainstream. The bigger problem, however, is the fact that those responsible for such practices wear it as a badge of honor and not something

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Fill and Win Crossword Contest 006

September 7th, 2017 by

In this series on ‘Fill and Win Crossword Contests’, we will be putting up a crossword every Thursday on our blog. Not only it will enhance your knowledge but it also gives you a chance to win some cash prizes and discount vouchers. Rules: You need to fill the crossword before Tuesday midnight (12-sep-2017). One lucky winner will win a cash prize of 500 Rs. The amount would be transferred via PayTM to the number you give while registering for the crossword. Ensure that you fill your details properly. Ten lucky winners will win a discount coupon of 250 Rs. valid on all cou

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Teachers Day – Use coupon code GURU to get 10% discount on all courses

September 5th, 2017 by

While we do run offers from time to time, Teachers Day has a special place in my heart. In mid of 2012, I was still wondering about whether or not I should quit my job to focus fully on Handa Ka Funda. I had experimented with online content, videos, online courses - paid or free, and multiple other stuff but I wasn't really sure if selling a course online in India with no marketing and virtually no team was a viable business model. I was not looking at Handa Ka Funda as a startup or a big company but like a really small project which could generate enough money for a sustainable living. If

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