Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 26 Nov 2015, 22:22
GMAT Club Tests


GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance


we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

From Finance Scary to Finance Amazing

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
1 KUDOS received
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Status: Juggg..Jugggg Go!
Joined: 11 May 2012
Posts: 254
Location: India
GC Meter: A.W.E.S.O.M.E
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, General Management
GMAT 1: 620 Q46 V30
GMAT 2: 720 Q50 V38
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 34 [1] , given: 239

Reviews Badge
From Finance Scary to Finance Amazing [#permalink] New post 17 Jun 2013, 06:51
This post received
Hi Folks!

Background: I am a NON(anti)-finance guy *thats all you need to know* 8-)

I am currently taking a class in Coursera called Introduction to finance by Prof Gautam Kaul from Ross School of business. It has just been two weeks since the course was began and I am already feeling like picking up a corporate finance book and reading.

I encourage all of those who try their best efforts to get away from finance to give this course a try. Trust me, you wouldn't regret.

This course is definitely for the folks who are not from finance background and are looking to gear up for a tough 2 yrsof MBA Finance (2013 or anytime in the future).

Least of all, this course is for the people who have bank accounts and have to deal with interests and loans! I guess its everyone of us! :P
[I ain't kidding, i didn't know monthly interest rate will effect the annual interest rate]

To give a preview and break the ice here (those who are still thinking about finance as alien language)...

Let me break the biggest myth about finance (of course I didn't Prof did)

Finance is not numbers....Finance isssssssss.......


finance.jpg [ 115.41 KiB | Viewed 858 times ]


You haven't failed, if you haven't given up!
Visit my Blog

Check out my other posts:
Bschool Deadlines 2013-2014 | Bschool Admission Events 2013 Start your GMAT Prep with Stacey Koprince | Get a head start in MBA finance

From Finance Scary to Finance Amazing   [#permalink] 17 Jun 2013, 06:51
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
How to break into finance without finance background? Skag55 4 27 Feb 2014, 11:57
UK MBA financing question qwerty2008 0 13 May 2013, 11:23
Experts publish their posts in the topic MSc Finance and MBA Vishwa25 2 09 Feb 2013, 00:17
Finance Hiring Improving...WSJ Article phoenix09 1 22 Jun 2009, 04:57
Experts publish their posts in the topic Stay in architectural engineering or switch to finance? headache 3 28 Jan 2008, 22:41
Display posts from previous: Sort by

From Finance Scary to Finance Amazing

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.