Seven common mistakes to avoid while preparing for CAT

“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” is a famous quote of Walt Disney. A very apt quote for those who are preparing for CAT and other management entrance exams. Success, as with most things, starts with correct attitude and effective planning.Quite often MBA aspirants who prepare for […]

Preparation tips for MICAT examination

MICA Introduction MICA (formerly known as Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad), is a residential institute dedicated to creating Leadership in Strategic Marketing and Communication. It is an autonomous, non-profit institution.PGDM (Communications) is regarded as their flagship program. It’s a 2 year residential program, which offers specialisationsin Marketing Research, Digital Communication Management, Brand Management, Media Management […]

How to improve your vocabulary

Here’s a joke that was doing the rounds on the Internet sometime back: Two trucks loaded with thousands of copies of Roget’s Thesaurus collided as they left a New York publishing house last Thursday, according to the Associated Press. Witnesses were aghast, amazed, astonished, astounded, bemused, benumbed, bewildered, confounded, confused, dazed, dazzled, disconcerted, disoriented, dumbstruck, […]

How to increase the number of attempts in the CAT

The most important thing which determines the success or failure of a candidate in any exam is the score obtained. This holds good for the CAT as well; as you know, the CAT is the first step towards securing an admission in the esteemed Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). Two factors further determine the score […]

How to do well in Quant

If there is anything that has the potential to upset the confidence of the maximum number of the CAT aspirants      in any given year, then it would be the very mention of ‘Quantitative Ability’. This area of the CAT has, over the years, managed to evoke a formidable image in the minds of most […]