Some budding entrepreneurs are opting for a B-school course after founding a start-up. Their big attraction - the advantage of networks that a B-school can offer. B-Schools are breaking the age-old two-year programme template to meet the demand for niche skills. A snapshot of salary and other top trends in India's business schools Check out a complete list of India's best management schools based on different parameters. Why more and more business schools are striving for global accreditation Despite efforts, the number of women and foreign students in Indias top business schools remains low. In the absence of corporate governance that nurtures the interests of primary stakeholders, the entrepreneurial ecosystem will collapse. Business schools are going green and adding IBM analytics labs, Bloomberg terminals to emerge as more attractive destinations. An award winning engineer, an acclaimed author and now a thought leader, Chade-Meng Tan has worn several hats over the years. In a chat over email with Hemant Gupta, Meng spoke about his experiments with mindfulness mediation and efforts to spread world peace (Meng is the co-chair of the Nobel Peace Prize nominated organisation "One Billion Acts of Peace"). Edited excerpts of the interview The Methodology for BT-MDRA Best B-School Ranking 2017 A new bunch of B-schools promises to reinvent management education but is pulled down by red tape and bureaucracy Amid speculation that the NDA government would have to find a replacement for Arvind Subramanian as chief economic advisor, he has been granted a one-year extension that will end in October 2018. GST collections in August, less than what the government was expecting. The July collections were `94,063 crore. Only 55 per cent assessees paid tax for August, compared to 64 per cent for July.
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The time has come to listen B-schools mull the option of sharing proprietary information free online, but there are several issues to be ironed out. Now that IIMs are set to get more freedom to run their affairs, they need to think out of the box to push excellence and make a greater impact.
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