Results For Article Contest May 2012

Published in MBASkool Contests category by MBA Skool Team

Greetings !!

We are glad to announce the results of the “MBASkool Business Article Writing Contest”  May 2012-Summers edition!!

With over 267 articles submitted for the competition from over 41 B-schools, the May 2012 Contest - The Summer Edition on MBASkool was an amazing success.

MBASkool took the maximum effort to select only authentic and original entries which offered quality content to be shared with the B-School fraternity. Out of the total received entries, 88 entries were finally shortlisted for publication on

MBASkool promotes students and professionals generating their own literary work and respects originality of thoughts.

Each article was evaluated by industry experts on three parameters namely idea/topic, quality of the content of the article and the language & writing style.

MBASkool is happy to announce the “Winners” of the contest, “Special mention” articles and other articles which have been selected for publication on MBASkool.


1st PRIZE: Biswajeet Mallik (IIM Indore)

A Fistful of Ideas

2nd PRIZE: Aarti Khatwani (NMIMS, Mumbai)

What's this App -  Whatsapp Success Story

3rd PRIZE*: Aditya Jandial (SIBM Pune)

The 'I' Transplant at BRICS

3rd PRIZE*: Ankita Shah (IIM Shillong)

Are Developed Countries really Developed?

* The judges decided to give a combined 3rd prize.


Unfortunately, there could only be three winners. But there were a few special entries who missed the crown just by a narrow margin. The “Special Mention Articles” are those articles which have been appreciated by our panel of experts and would be receiving e-Certificates of Appreciation.

Name Topic Institute

Varun Arora

Satyamev Jayate: Social and Marketing Success


Unnikrishnan Nair

INDIAN E.COM – Poised for a Dash or a Crash


Anubhav S Gujral, Abhilasha Rampal

IPL- More than just Cricket or Marketing Extravaganza

Fore School Of Manegement

Ritika Murarka

Can iPad Replace Print Magazines?

WE School

Veda Kisara,Kopal Garg

Dabbawalas Unique Supply chain model


Arpit Mahindru

Michael Learns To Stock


Deepak Bansal

Technology: Changing Face Of Human Existence

MDI Gurgaon

Sidharth Nanda

Indian Hardcore Gaming Industry: A Dormant Power

IIFT Kolkata

Amarjeet Singh

Mismanagement of talent in IT Industry


Nandini R


IIM Indore

Vinaya Gedam &        Satya Sree R

Learn HR from Harry Potter


Siddharth Jaiswal

Then & Now: A coke story

IMT Hyderabad

Nikita Singla,   Mahesh Kollipara

Movement Marketing - CSR or promotion


Divyanshu, Kaushal Kishore

Virtual Team and the Challenges for the HR Manager


Vibhu Anurag

The Growing Importance of Integration in Marketing


Ganesh Babu

The Fertilizer value chain

IIM Rohtak

Pragati Sangal

The Business of Business dailies

MDI Gurgaon

Avik & Atul

Managing Attrition In I.T. Sector - Through The Eyes Of Adam Smith

IIM Indore

Trisha Pandey

The gold mine at the bottom of the pyramid



MBASkool values the endeavor and efforts of participants in creating their own literary work by penning down their thoughts and knowledge into words. The articles mentioned below would be published on MBASkool during the next few weeks.

Name Topic Institute

Erica Fernandes

Rupee woes point towards a grim future


Havyas Vijaya Chanragi

Food Security Bill

IIM Indore

Neha Singh
Stemming Rupee Slide- India’s Growing concern

Shubham Dilip Daseda

“Mob” the emerging medium

SIBM Bangalore

Anjan Behera

Sugar at subsidized rate

IIM Lucknow

Vineet, Sugam

At the crossroads

IMI Delhi

Anagh Agrawal

IPL-Not ‘FREE’ but a ‘HIT’ for Advertisers


Varun Arora

Cost-Plus Contracts: Financial Issue of Iraq War


Pratik Salian and Ankit Johri

Battle of the business Model


Ricky Sundrani

Campus Ambassador – Reaching out to the youth


Sheldon Carvalho

Expanding the HR horizon through Outsourcing

Xavier Institute of Management and Research(XIMR)

Manu Jain

IPL Bonanza

SIBM Bangalore

Danish Khan



Manish Khattar

Infrastructure Debt Funds-an option or the only choice

IIM Rohtak

Vikash Kumar


IMI Delhi

Meera Joy Malekandathil and Prashant Bankar

From Kirana to Malls to Online Shopping: Are we getting closer to Utopia?


Ela Koshal

The 3 Es of Efficient Team building

WE School

Suraj Rai

Magic Of Marketing


Manu Arora

Emotion Catalyst

IBS Gurgaon

Somendra Sahai-DM

Is Africa an emerging economy


Pranav Bajaj

Not another marketing article

IMT Ghaziabad

Smruti Priyadarshini

Telecom Revolution through Marketing


Saumya Bansal

Are CEOs a burnt out case


Nikhil Krishnadas

Opportunities in Online Marketing


Raghav Pandey & Keyur Vinchhi

Basel III Framework Origins & Implications

MDI Gurgaon

Gaurav Sarda

Demand Signal Repository - An IT solution for CPG industry


Disha Chhabra

Challenges of Digital Marketing

IIM Calcutta

Raghav Pandey & Keyur Vinchhi

Valuation Analysis for Investment Bankers

MDI Gurgaon

Sushant S Srivastava

A strategic Perspective of Kerala Tourism


Aparupa Bandyopadhyay

IT: The new HR recruit


Sayantani Mazumder

Health Insurance A push or a pull product


Prateek Meharia

Beating the Exchange Rate Volatility-Forex Hedging


Ankita Shah

Maintaining Cultural Diversity in an Indian Manufacturing Industry

IIM Shillong

Karishma Manglani

The stock market in your closet

WE School

Soumitro Mukherjee

B2B Marketing and Social Media

MDI Gurgaon

Gunjan & Ruchi

Does It Pay To Be Socially Responsible In Busines

MDI Gurgaon

Vignesh and Divya

Social Gifting - The Next Big Thing


S Raj Sharan

Alluring Innovation-RFID

IIFT Kolkata

Siddharth Jaiswal

A Hallucinated China

IMT Hyderabad

Moksha Sharma

Premium brand dilution vs mass absorption - Can the launch of cheaper variants save Knorr soups

IIFT Delhi

Nitesh Maurya

Trading Made Easy For Beginners

IIM Rohtak

Siddharth jaiswal

HRIS A Business Enabler

IMT Hyderabad

Amit kataria

Rural Marketing


Lakshay Taneja

Start to HR is still Obscure


Mohil Poojara

Relevance of Laizzez Faire Economy in the Present Scenario


Lakkshay Bussi

Digital marketing vs conventional marketing mantra

Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies

Sandeep Kumar Ram

Caught in the Middle -Try Business Intelligence


Shilpa Kathuria

Spirituality in the workplace


Divyanshu, Kaushal Kishore

Neuro Marketing – Consumer’s Mind And A Firm’s Strategy


Gitanjali Maria

Time management

Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA), Chennai

Rashmi R

This Village knows its business


Harsh Dingwani & Nitin Gupta

Revolution In Indian Banking Industry Transforming Life Of Millions


Aprajita Gupta

Induction Saga fully revamped


Rajagopalan S

Brand Activation

IIFT Kolkata

Sathya Udayakumar

Water and Managers

Great Lakes Institute of Management

Chetanya Rajput, Tejas Sharma

Marketing For Snob

Amity & MDI

Bhavi Patel

Women- Outnumbered


Lakkshay Bussi

IT for CSR and social awareness

Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies

Anuj Hans

Marketing-A Techno-must

NMIMS Bangalore

Aparna Alapati

Know Your HR

IMI Delhi

Niladri Majumdar

Business Strategy in the Changing World

IMT Ghaziabad

Note: The articles mentioned above would be published in the sequence mentioned above.

As and when the articles are published on MBASkool, the author of the article would be informed by the MBASkool editorial team

To all who submitted their entries, your efforts are acknowledged, and thank you for your participation.

MBASkool would again like to give its heartiest congratulations and best wishes to all those who made the “MBASkool Article Writing Contest” May 2012 edition a grand success!!

MBASkool Team