December 2020

Alum Ventures: Candid Marketing – Atul Nath, PGP 1996

Sometimes you just meet people, who’s mere energy is enough to light up a room. They resonate with an infectious enthusiasm that both inspires and aspire. Atul Nath, Founder, and MD of Candid Marketing is certainly a befitting example of such zeal to excel. With two decades of experience, he...

IIMB Alumni Office Event: IIMB Author Talk Series

IIMB Alumni Office hosted a new talk series titled Author Talk Series focused on alumni authors. The talk series focussed on their books, writing journey, motivations, and tips for other fellow alums who wish to write and author books. This series was held on 21st Nov’20 in an online zoom...

Giving back to their alma mater – PGP Class of 2009

The PGP Batch of 2009 funded an ambulance for the IIMB community as part of their giving back on the occasion of their 10th-year reunion. The simple and special ribbon-cutting event, on 19th November, saw the batch represented by Parul Bajaj, Program Manager with Tata Trusts. IIMB Director Rishikesha T...

Snippets

Apurva Purohit, PGP 1989, has been named as one of the Top 20 Voices in India by LinkedIn. LinkedIn News has unveiled its 5th annual Top Voices list in India, a collection of 20 local experts driving today’s professional conversation. From how to withstand crises to what it takes to ace...

An Interview with Radhika A R, PGP 2009 by Aakash Parikh

1. Could you please briefly describe your background and why did you decide to pursue an MBA? I did my undergraduate from College of Engineering Guindy, majoring in Electrical Engineering. I was tossing up between pursuing an MS or an MBA and was initially preparing for both. However, I veered...

NSRCEL Startup: Giftolexia

Solutions for kids with learning disability – Giftolexia Teena Paul’s youngest child was diagnosed with dysgraphia when he was 13 years old. “This life-changing experience motivated me to help children with learning disabilities because I realized that society lacks awareness about learning disabilities in children,as a result, such children often...

NSRCEL Startup: Innodeev Solutions

Building low-cost medical devices for the Indian market Innodeev Solutions is a healthcare start-up focussed on identifying the unmet clinical needs in the Indian market and developing cost-effective medical devices. “We intend to develop products which balance innovation and cost-effectiveness with an ultimate goal to have ‘Made in India’ products....

Book Releases

11th Trait Boss Wants Lul (A Dumb Guy) About the Book – One can’t choose the time when he is born, who his parents, nation but certainly can decide what he is responsible and action in a given time.  Through this book, the author has tried to comprehend 4675 years...

In news – IIM Bangalore

IIMB Retains Top Spot among Best B-schools in Central Asia in the Eduniversal Rankings 2020 IIMB has retained the top spot among the best B-schools in Central Asia in the Eduniversal rankings. The awards were announced at the annual Eduniversal 3-D World Convention 2020. Eduniversal is a global ranking and...

Student’s Corner

The student corner is an exclusive section of LSquare which brings to you the literary creation, pen-craft, creative content contributed by students. The Voices in my head It’s 1 am and I’m staring right into the soul of that rotating ceiling fan. Interesting design it has. Calmly moving round and...

Developing Collaborative Communities to Address Complex Problems

– Professor Nilam Kaushik, Strategy IIMB It would be worthwhile expending efforts towards engendering sustainable open-collaboration communities around specific problem areas that harness the diverse and novel perspectives and hands-on expertise of individuals from a variety of domains In Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarion call for “Atmanirbhar Bharat” lies an...

Lessons from BigBasket security breach

– Professor Rahul De (Information Systems IIMB) with Students – Kriti Nagori and Divyansh Bengani Hacking of BigBasket’s servers is not just one firm’s problem to solve, it is up to all of us to take active measures in protecting ourselves, and those we interact with, through the technology we...