If you are looking at a career at management, then preparing yourself for the hurdles to come is really important. While most of the career choices you make after your 12th standard graduation take some amount of preparation, a career in management definitely takes a little bit more. Why? Well, in management you often have to combine many skills and draw out the best from the others. This takes certain amount of confidence and self-reliance. And before they let you occupy the seat of any B-school, they are going to check your metal for sure.
So, here are 5 tech-savvy ways to give your career a great kick start
Find out the best colleges
Well, the internet is great for finding anything anywhere. Same goes for your colleges. Simply find out the best B-schools in your city to start your management journey in. To make the search even more specific put the name of the course you are looking in it. For example, if you are located at Hyderabad and looking at getting a BBA degree, simply search for the ‘Top BBA Colleges in Hyderabad’. This search should get you all the good colleges in the city where you can apply for admission.
Make admission process hassle-free with online form fill up
Now, we all know what a demanding process college admissions are. Be a little tech-savvy and save yourself the exhaustion. Download your admission form online or fill it up online.
Research to find the best institute
Before you get into any B-School, researching about it is absolutely important. Today there are various newbie colleges that have opened up and offer BBA and MBA courses. But to be honest most of them are not equipped enough on basis of faculty members and infrastructure to provide you the education you deserve. So before you get yourself enrolled consult this extensive list of fake Universities from University Grant Commission, India to avoid being scammed.
Prepare for GD
In most B-Schools there are two rounds of selection process even after you clear the written tests. The first of this rounds are Group Discussion or in short GD. Now this is one subject that made a lot of students nervous in the past. But don’t let that get to you. There are various sites online where you can find useful tips and tricks to crack the Group discussion. You can also follow leading education blogs for getting some coaching on this matter. Youtube.com can be a very useful website for you here. While you’ve been using this site for streaming your favourite music and videos online, you can also find various Group Discussion videos here. These materials will definitely prepare you to face the dreaded topic.
Use your apps to stay updated
Well, if you are looking at a B-School admission, getting yourself updated with current affairs is very important. And with a little help from your smart phone it is quite easy too. Simply download any of your favourite news apps on your phone and you can stay updated from anywhere and everywhere. Some of the best apps out there are News CNN World, an international news app; Lifterr, it provides news in less than 50 words; BBC New, an international news app; TOI, the app for Times of India newspaper. Another app that can come very handy in here is Pocket. Through this app you can actually save the articles you like to read or consider important in a virtual pocket and take them out and read then anytime.
Well, these are the 5 great ways in which you can use technology to help you save a seat in your favourite B-school.
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