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Calvin replied to Who will win the Asia Cup?
I think Sri Lanka would rule.. Home team advantage!! Drop veeru?? For what dude? he had the best Aussie trip.. Cannot drop a guy for not performing in 3 matches!! Cannot forget the good work that one has put for the last year. Also, he gives ganguly an additional bowler.. Why the hell we went wit...
Calvin replied to How To Prove Work Ex
MDI did not see my work-ex certificate during my interview. However, they did ask for it once college started. I am pretty confident they would not accept pay slips. They would definitely require a certificate mentioning the Date of joining and date of leaving.
Calvin replied to How To Prove Work Ex
From what I know for lateral recruitment, most companies prefer atleast 1.5 years of work ex. If less than that, they treat you as a fresher...
You need to find out from the placement comittee what the policy of the institute is
Calvin replied to Victims of Ragging get United.!
What is the scope of this activity?? Is this ragging at the graduate level or ragging at the post graduate or got entu. mainly after the incident at XLRI....
Calvin replied to any justification for software guys for moving ...
There was a point mentioned by captivator that his friend did not learn much. Tell me in case you are in a service industry and in a maintaince project what is the actual scope of learning. You are not working on the technology front. The only skill that you improve is the coding skills....
Calvin replied to MDI - My Dream Institute!!
Unfortunalely we have never used the golf course!! Hopefully will get a chance to show our so called golfing talent shortly!!
Calvin replied to which is more lucrative? IT carreer as a techie...
There are a number of ways to look at it. As some mentioned in case you actually love IT, then stick to IT. Becoming a manager would be based on your performance. I have worked in Wipro for 3 years and most of the managers do not have a post graduate degree. They have climbed the ladder be...
Calvin replied to Importance of Academic Marks prior to MBA??
The guys at IIMA would be best people to answer this but personally I do not think it would make too much off a difference
I do not think it is impossible to get into IIMA with the acads you just mentioned. May be you would require a higher percentile that a person who has passed out from II...
Calvin replied to how many passages to attempt in RC
You need to read and read and read to improve the RC speed and accuracy.. There is still a lot of time for you to improve both.. I remember in IMS they taught us a few techniques like
1. Read the questions and then come back to the passage.
2. Glance through the entire passage having a idea...
Calvin replied to Is it worth leaving a job for CAT prep?
personally do not think it is worth the risk... unless the job is really bad.. when I say bad i am not talking in terms of monetary benefits!!