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New post 17 Jul 2019, 19:28
Hi,

I am Rahul working for KPMG India a Consultant for last 2 years.
Total work ex by the time I apply for ISB: 5 years.

It would be really helpful if you people could provide an insight on my profile and how can I improve it since I have time in hand.
I would also like to meet in person but since I am traveling for project purpose now I am writing this email to kick off our conversation.

Work Ex:
Wipro Tech(2.2 Years): as a core DB developer.
Role: Worked on various projects for the development of database for the application.
Got two awards during my tenure there.
I was responsible for the end to end product development cycle. Developed solutions which could help the clients in cutting down their cost by monitoring their SLA's.
KPMG(2 Years): Working as a BI Consultant for clients.
Role: Recently promoted to Consultant. Responsible for all the activities related to the client i.e. development, support or enhancement of all the BI platform provided by KPMG.
Managed a team of 4 people here.
Helped clients in designing their BI strategy and developed various platforms to monitor their growth/improvement areas. Played a key role in designing the cloud architecture for the client to move their existing on-prem warehouse to cloud. Worked directly with the ManCom to provide solutions to monitor their sales/revenue/growth. Received appreciation from the client for encouraging automation culture in the company and identifying areas where automation could save cost and time.
Received award from KPMG for the exemplary work done at the client location.

Education:
10th -71 (CBSE)
12th-72(CBSE)
B.Tech:8.93
GRE: 315

Extra-curricular or co-curricular :
1.Organized events in college during the fest.
2.Part of 2 R&D college sponsored projects
3. Did certification in Alteryx provided by Microsoft
** Planning to do Project Management certification

Thanks in advance !!
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New post 17 Jul 2019, 20:09
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Rks19101991 wrote:
Hi,

I am Rahul working for KPMG India a Consultant for last 2 years.
Total work ex by the time I apply for ISB: 5 years.

It would be really helpful if you people could provide an insight on my profile and how can I improve it since I have time in hand.
I would also like to meet in person but since I am traveling for project purpose now I am writing this email to kick off our conversation.

Work Ex:
Wipro Tech(2.2 Years): as a core DB developer.
Role: Worked on various projects for the development of database for the application.
Got two awards during my tenure there.
I was responsible for the end to end product development cycle. Developed solutions which could help the clients in cutting down their cost by monitoring their SLA's.
KPMG(2 Years): Working as a BI Consultant for clients.
Role: Recently promoted to Consultant. Responsible for all the activities related to the client i.e. development, support or enhancement of all the BI platform provided by KPMG.
Managed a team of 4 people here.
Helped clients in designing their BI strategy and developed various platforms to monitor their growth/improvement areas. Played a key role in designing the cloud architecture for the client to move their existing on-prem warehouse to cloud. Worked directly with the ManCom to provide solutions to monitor their sales/revenue/growth. Received appreciation from the client for encouraging automation culture in the company and identifying areas where automation could save cost and time.
Received award from KPMG for the exemplary work done at the client location.

Education:
10th -71 (CBSE)
12th-72(CBSE)
B.Tech:8.93
GRE: 315

Extra-curricular or co-curricular :
1.Organized events in college during the fest.
2.Part of 2 R&D college sponsored projects
3. Did certification in Alteryx provided by Microsoft
** Planning to do Project Management certification

Thanks in advance !!


Hi Rks19101991

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New post 25 Sep 2019, 21:14
Hi,

1) I am confused with the GPA conversion system of Indian percentages to U.S GPA (4.0 Scale). what is Indian Bachelor's 59.5% to U.S GPA(4.0 Scale).

2) How likely a profile like this will fetch me an MBA from top Business Schools in the U.S/INDIA & is my GMAT score good enough for me to secure a seat at ISB?


Profile

Xth - 82 %

XII th - 81.3 %

B.Tech - Dropout (2009-2013) RVR & JC College

(U.G) B.A - 59.5% (2013-2016) BR Ambedkar Open University (in Top 10 out of 120 students)

M.B.A - Dropout (2017-2017) JBIT

Graduated from ISB-C.B.A - (2.6/4 GPA) (2017-2018) Indian School of Business.

Trained In Advance Business Analytics from IIT Hyderabad


GMAT: 640 (Q47 V32)


Experience: 3.5+ (from 2016)
Founder: OffersWave ( started in UG - 2014) (Sold out to Surya Sol - 2014)
Coupon Aggregator
Founder: LocalWalt (Failure -2015)
Local e-commerce
Founder:FIXU (Raised Funds From : FACEBOOK, KHUSAKI, KP INVESTMENTS) (2016-2018) Merged With ZOBIT.
Handyman Aggregator
Co-Founder: Block-Z-Labs (2018- Present)
Blockchain
Co-Founder: EVISONV2- Technology NGO (2018-Present)
Smart Glasses for the BLIND


Awards:
Karmaveer Chakra - 2019
Global Young leaders Fellow instituted by ICONGOs & United Nations - 2019
Nominated in top 3 ALL INDIA for Rising Star Awards in AI/ML category 2019 by Nasscom
All India Top 100 Startups by The August Fest - 2016
Table Tennis 2nd price in College Championship - 2012
Carrom board 1st price in class-X


Extracurricular
Mentor entrepreneurs : given Guest lectures in 25+ Institutes & 1500+ Students ( VNR, ICFAI,CGCHS, etc)
Started a Technology NGO for the blind and helping 500+ people from Devnar School
Conducted 3 blood donation camps in my village
President of the college's annual cultural festival
Cryptocurrency Investor/trader.
Building a Tech Innovators Community.



Post-MBA goals
Career acceleration in the current Startup.
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New post 25 Sep 2019, 21:25
Hi,

1) I am confused with the GPA conversion system of Indian percentages to U.S GPA (4.0 Scale). what is Indian Bachelor's 59.5% to U.S GPA(4.0 Scale).

2) How likely a profile like this will fetch me an MBA from top Business Schools in the U.S/INDIA & is my GMAT score good enough for me to secure a seat at ISB?


Profile

Xth - 82 %

XII th - 81.3 %

B.Tech - Dropout (2009-2013) RVR & JC College

(U.G) B.A - 59.5% (2013-2016) BR Ambedkar Open University (in Top 10 out of 120 students)

M.B.A - Dropout (2017-2017) JBIT

Graduated from ISB-C.B.A - (2.6/4 GPA) (2017-2018) Indian School of Business.

Trained In Advance Business Analytics from IIT Hyderabad


GMAT: 640 (Q47 V32)


Experience: 3.5+ (from 2016)
Founder: OffersWave ( started in UG - 2014) (Sold out to Surya Sol - 2014)
Coupon Aggregator
Founder: LocalWalt (Failure -2015)
Local e-commerce
Founder:FIXU (Raised Funds From : FACEBOOK, KHUSAKI, KP INVESTMENTS) (2016-2018) Merged With ZOBIT.
Handyman Aggregator
Co-Founder: Block-Z-Labs (2018- Present)
Blockchain
Co-Founder: EVISONV2- Technology NGO (2018-Present)
Smart Glasses for the BLIND


Awards:
Karmaveer Chakra - 2019
Global Young leaders Fellow instituted by ICONGOs & United Nations - 2019
Nominated in top 3 ALL INDIA for Rising Star Awards in AI/ML category 2019 by Nasscom
All India Top 100 Startups by The August Fest - 2016
Table Tennis 2nd price in College Championship - 2012
Carrom board 1st price in class-X


Extracurricular
Mentor entrepreneurs : given Guest lectures in 25+ Institutes & 1500+ Students ( VNR, ICFAI,CGCHS, etc)
Started a Technology NGO for the blind and helping 500+ people from Devnar School
Conducted 3 blood donation camps in my village
President of the college's annual cultural festival
Cryptocurrency Investor/trader.
Building a Tech Innovators Community.


Post-MBA goals
Career acceleration in the current Startup.
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New post 05 Nov 2019, 04:08
Hi, Could somebody please evaluate my profile ?

Name- Ayush Sinha, M, 28

GMAT - 690 (Q49 V35 IR 3)
Academics
10th - 93%
12th - 84%
B. Tech (From Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra) - First Class with distinction

Extra Curricular during undergrad:-
1. Two National Level Prizes in Scientific Writing Competitions.
1. Vice President in a club - organised many important events and undertook important decisions for the club for future events.


Work Experience when I apply to ISB - 5.5 years total
1. Corporate Experience - Systems Engineer at Infosys Ltd. - 2 years
Appraisal score of 4.76/5.0 in the last appraisal cycle

Them moved to Social Impact space

2. Fellow at SBI Youth for India - Led a team of 10 tribal women (who were at that time dwelling below the poverty line) to form a Social Enterprise. Later awarded by the 'Confederation of Indian Industry'. Was one among the 6 finalists to be selected out of 360 teams from all across India.

3. Currently working as Strategy Lead at the Office of a Member of Parliament in India - Worked on various social impact and policy projects worth USD 1 M. Reported to the MP on a day to day basis. Led 3-4 different teams of 3-5 people.

Why MBA - Many reasons but most important is education and knowledge and to rise up the ladder faster.
Why now? - This is the most appropriate time as I have gained substantial work experience. Also, I am planning to apply since last year.
Preferred Industry post MBA - 1. Management Consulting 2. Social Impact
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