A large number of CAT aspirants try their hand at anywhere from 5 to 50 mocks before the actual exam. However, a lot of them do not realize the fact that what matters is not the number of mocks that you take but what you learn from it. Analyzing a mock CAT is perhaps even more important than taking a mock CAT because that is where you learn and improve your scores and percentile. In this post, we will discuss some of the rules that you should keep in mind while doing mock CAT analysis.
Rule 1 of Mock CAT Analysis – Focus on the number of errors made
A much better thing to look at inste
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
Every once in a while, I like to think and write about my entrepreneurial journey. If not for anything else, I really like reading them couple of years down the line. It helps put things in perspective. So, before we go ahead, here are couple of old posts in the series:
June 2013 - In defence of the little guy
June 2014 - The Reluctant Entrepreneur
I did not write one in 2015 and I am kicking myself for it. On the business aspect, things have definitely improved and turned out to be a lot better than what I had expected. What prompted me to share this post (and appear as a g
Unicorn Hunt-2016, a Business plan competition, is a joint initiative of BREW and Dream Wallets. The competition focuses on sourcing exciting ideas at an embryonic stage from colleges, incubation centers, cafes or simply anywhere around us! We will commence with unleashing your hidden potential by registering ideas from 3rd March to 31st March from all over India.
50 ideas will be selected in the first round, from which the top 15 ideas will be chosen after consulting with our Experts Review Panel, and social media voting which will take place from 2nd April to 10th April. If selected, yo
“Friend would always tell you the truth, because he basks in your glory and embraces your loss”
Our life is a string of desires ranging from exotic vacations to high profile jobs, from top schools to best degrees. These aspirations mark our goals and we go out into the world hoping for the best. MBA as a degree has been assisting us in realizing many of these wants. It is seen as the provider of suits and collared shirts or a growth in family business or a fancy degree for resume or just an easy way to good salary. There are plenty more reasons, most of us relate to some of these po
A lot of students are really worried about starting their CAT preparation. A few of them are confused about questions like:
1 - When should I start my CAT preparation?
2 - What should be the first step of CAT preparation?
3 - Should I first get some experience and then try my hand at CAT?
I will try to answer these and many more questions in the live class. The recording of the class will be available on this page itself. I will be conducting a free class to discuss the preparation strategy for CAT 2016.
How to start preparation for CAT 2016
Time: 7:30 PM
Date: 25 October, 201
So, I tried to make the title sound as much like "Come - Fall in Love!" as possible but I know I haven't done a good job at it. Well, having catchy blogpost titles is not something that I or anyone in our team is good at and that is one of the many reasons we are looking at expanding our team. I will try (not promising) to crack less stupid jokes like the one in title but what I do promise is that we will be able to provide you with an immense learning experience irrespective of the role that you will be in.
BTW - if you are here just because of the title or the weird image, please sha
Social Media is at it again. And this time it is a simple probability question. It is pretty basic in nature. The story in the question takes a turn to probability towards the end which is probably what surprised a lot of people. Well, decide for yourself.
The actual question
There are n sweets in a bag. 6 of the sweets are orange. The rest of the sweets are yellow.
Hannah takes a random sweet from the bag. She eats the sweet.
Hannah then takes at random another sweet from the bag. She eats the sweet.
The probability that Hannah eats two orange sweets is 1
Social media has been going nuts over the logical puzzle of Albert and Bernard trying to figure out Cheryl's Birthday. It seems to be the next big thing after THE DRESS. While THE DRESS was something I had no clue about, this problem is simple enough. Apparently, it is simple enough for 5th graders in Singapore as well - but let's not get into that discussion.
Video Solution to Puzzle - Cheryl's Birthday
The actual puzzle
Albert and Bernard just became friends with Cheryl, and they want to know when
her birthday is. Cheryl gives them a list of 10 possible dates.
The festival of colors, Holi, brings with it a feeling of joy and more often than not a feeling of nostalgia. The amount of fun we had when we were children cannot be replicated but only missed. I still remember the sweet smell and taste of Gujia, a sweet dumpling that you might know by some other name. Well, we cannot share the Gujia that we will be having with you, what we can share is an awesome discount offer.
You can get 25% off on all our courses this Holi
Some of the key discount offers are:
CAT 2015 Online Course (Without Test Series)- Rs. 3999 Rs. 2999
CAT 2015 Online Cou