Seniors’ advice to the first-year college students

Seniors' advice

Starting an MBA journey has to be one of the most exciting and challenging times in one’s life. This is the place where you’ll make your lives most beautiful memories, there’ll be times when you’ll feel that you’re pushed against the wall with no way to escape and there’ll be moments when you’ll wish that you’re living the best life you’ve ever had.
If you are about to start as a first-year college student, then this blog is for you.

The impact of the ban on Chinese social media apps on influencers

Ban on chinese apps

On June 30th, 2020, the government of India banned 59 Chinese applications, including widely used social media applications such as Tiktok, Helo, Likee, Wechat, Bigo, and Vmate. With over 200million users in the country, Tiktok had democratized the internet by making content available in 14 Indian languages and had created opportunities for numerous influencers to establish a following of their own.

How to be an influencer in 2020?

How to be an influencer

This decade can easily be called the decade of influencers with the market expected to be worth more than $9.7B in 2020 (Influencer Marketing Benchmark report 2020). Creating opportunities for more than 300 new influencer-related businesses and platforms worldwide, just in the last year, influencers have become an integral part of the decision making for big brands. Are you considering being an influencer? Are you the thought leader of your group? Do you have an online persona that people aspire? If you are considering being an influencer, now is the…

The New normal post COVID-19

The New normal post COVID-19

While it seems like this lockdown has been forever, reforms and actions are being taken to ease the lockdown steadily and safely. While there have been introductions of several schemes by the government to stabilize the market and get things moving, working from home seems to be becoming the new norm even after the lockdown is over. What will be the new normal post-COVID-19? Job seekers With the increasing competition, getting a job has been tougher than ever. Recruiters not only require one to be academically surpassing but have exceptional…

Students in the time of CoronaVirus – CEO Speaks April 2020

Students in the time of Coronavirus

Hi everyone, thanks for tuning in and welcome to our monthly CEO speaks session where we interact with the CEO of OysterConnect Mrs. Rimy Oberoi and get her guidance on various topics that you guys might be interested in. With the spread of this pandemic, there has been a lot of confusion as to what is the right plan of action for us? Today, we are discussing ‘Students in the time of coronavirus.’ We will spend the entire month of April under lockdown. How do you think this will impact…

Social media management as a career option – CEO Speaks March 2020

Social media management

Hi everyone, thanks for tuning in and welcome to our monthly CEO speaks session where we interact with the CEO of OysterConnect Mrs. Rimy Oberoi and get her guidance on various topics that you guys might be interested in. Today, we are discussing Social media management as a career option. What is the impact of social media on businesses in the 21st century? “I would start by saying that social media is not just a powerful tool for companies with more than 2 billion users across different apps, It’s a great…

Resolutions to consider in 2020 – CEO Speaks January 2020

CEO Speaks

Hi everyone, thanks for tuning in and welcome to our monthly CEO speaks session where we interact with the CEO of OysterConnect Mrs. Rimy Oberoi and get her guidance on various topics that you guys might be interested in. It’s the end of the year so today we will be talking about Resolutions that Students should consider for 2020? Do you recommend any particular skills or resolutions that the students should look forward to developing? Rimy: “So, I’m going to take a step back on this question and if I look at…

Ask-Me-Anything – Bharat Vishwakarma, Assistant Growth Manager, 1mg

Welcome to OysterConnects monthly #AskMeAnything, a one on one with Industry experts. Today we are discussing ‘Roles in Digital Healthcare Industry’. Today Mr Bharat Vishwakarma is answering all the questions shared by our students regarding Digital Healthcare Industry. Bharat is Asst. Growth Manager at 1mg. 1mg is India’s leading consumer health platform. Their mission is to make healthcare accessible, understandable and affordable for a billion Indians. It enables consumers to learn more about their medicines and also find more cost-effective substitutes. Comment down below in case you too want to share questions or have…

Contests and Competitions During College – CEO Speaks October 2019

Hey guys!OysterConnect is back with this month’s CEO Speaks session where we sit with the CEO of OysterConnect, Mrs Rimy Oberoi and discuss topics given by you guys. Today we’re discussing contests and competitions during college. Stay tuned for the CEO Speaks session next month and you can share topics you want us to talk about, in the comment section. Colleges bring a lot of exposure in terms of contests and competitions. Would you recommend that students participate in them? Yes, I recommend them completely. But, however, I always believe that, when you…