An Opportunity at Every Step of the Way

To quote Thomas Edison, the man that designed the electric bulb, “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Being a management fraternity, we couldn’t have agreed more. What differentiates an entrepreneur is his or her ability to identify opportunities in the most trivial of things. What …. Read More

Rendezvous with Mr. R Gopalakrishnan

This blog post is about Mr. R Gopalakrishnan’s interaction with about 25 students which happened during his recent visit for the 10 hour global thought leadership series lecture. Mr. R Gopalakrishnan, Director, Tata Sons was recently at Great Lakes, Chennai as one of the eminent speakers for the Distinguished Thought Leadership series. He delivered a …. Read More

Go the EazyBasket Way

From midnight snacks to milk, from energy drinks to nutrient packed fruits – a student’s life thrives on these in-between indulgences. And why shouldn’t it? After all, it is often at odd times, perhaps when one is sitting with a cup of coffee or a bowl of fruit, that a nocturnal ‘Eureka!’ moment happens. Was …. Read More

IMPRESA – Do the New!

L’Attitude13° 05′ was all about doing the new and creating positive energy and optimism in the business context. The two-day inter B-School fest of Great Lakes Institute of Management was met with much admiration and enthusiasm. Now in its 9th edition, L’Attitude13° 05′ began with Founder and Dean Dr. Balachandran welcoming the chief guests at …. Read More

L’Attitude13° 05′ Set to IMPRES(A) Participants and Hosts Alike!

Pun intended. In another two days, participants from some of the best B-schools of the country will arrive at a common destination to compete against one another in a blitzkrieg of events and competitions. L’Attitude13° 05′, the annual B-school fest of Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai is an action-packed, adrenaline and endorphin boosting management …. Read More

Dr. Ratan Tata inspires Great Lakers

Here is Dr. Ratan Tata’s interesting replies to questions from Great Lakers during the interaction at Great Lakes Convocation on July 15, 2015 What is that one life principle that you will like MBA graduates like us to have that will make a difference to ourselves and also the society? I think people who are …. Read More

Global Mind-set Global Alumni

For a fish in an aquarium, the walls are the boundaries of his world. Put that fish in a pond, the boundaries that he sees transcends beyond. Put that fish in an ocean, he sees a whole new world. Ever thought of spreading your wings and soaring above in the sky, high above the rain …. Read More