Category Archives: MBA assignments

Why Reference Your Academic Papers?

Know the different styles and when to use them: MLA, APA, Chicago & Harvard

You have probably heard several times, that when you are writing an academic paper it is important to use referencing for your writing. But ever asked why it is so important?

If you are writing a piece of work and are making use of other people’s ideas then you have to reference them. To do so you must include detailed information on all the sources you took consultations on, and they should be mentioned in both within your text (as in-text citation) as well as at the end of your writing as a properly formatted reference list. Continue reading –>

Should You Hire Employees That Are Better Than You?

The most effective way to build a successful company is by hiring intelligent people. Find the most capable candidates and dress them, to set to work. But wait, what if their brilliance exceeds your own?

Most hiring managers on obtaining a candidate’s resume compare their qualifications with the job description. But they do not sit back and think – Can I learn something from this guy?

The reason being that a manager with a shiny MBA degree after drudging through sheets of MBA assignments does not want to be outshined by the skills, creativity and experience of a freshly off boat! Continue reading –>

Do You Know Your Personality Type?

There are people who are absolutely intrigued and follow every word about the bizarre idea of having a specific personality type and then there are some who believe them to be utter nonsense. But still it is always interesting to see which personality type we belong to or supposedly fall in, so that perhaps we can gain a little more knowledge about the mysterious self we are.

There is a famous personality test which forms the basis of several other popular modified versions of the same, called Briggs Myers’ and Carl Jung’s test. It is based on sixteen varying personality tests defining people into separate groups using alphabetical combinations of the traits that are symbolized by the same. There are many sceptics who suggest these tests are nothing but pseudo science. But it is still interesting to think that our personalities come wrapped in a box, predetermining our success in work and relationships! Continue reading –>