Who is a MBA? A Generalist? A Specialist? A very Special Generalist..
What does MBA give a student? Knowledge of Concepts Understanding the tools of analysis Exposure to business situations
What is Management Consulting? The service provided to business, public and other undertakings by an independent and qualified person or persons in identifying and investigating problems concerned with policy, organization, procedures and methods, recommending appropriate action and helping to implement those recommendations
The Three Wants To learn To conceptualize To convert
The Three Qualities Knowledge Practicality (workability) Service Delivery
The Three Abilities Conceptual: T: Everything of something and something of everything Analytical: Good quantitative / verbal abilities (arthasashtra) Emotional: Ability to wait (Second innings will be good)