Meenal Mishra

Designation 
Director - Careers Advancement Council
Sector 
Strategy Consulting and Investment Advisory
Work Experience 
7 Years 10 Months
Previous Company 
Brick Eagle
Professional Interests 
Leadership Profile in Investment and Strategy Domain
Other Interests 
Standup Comedy, Dramatics, Music and Dance
Why PGP? Why ISB?
PGP program is ISB's flagship program, offers diversity not only with respect to opportunities but also with respect to peer group. For me personally program offers to display leadership qualities inside the classroom and outside the classroom. In short, it is best available platform to achieve most tangible and intangible return from MBA is shortest possible time.  Other than obvious reason of school impeccable performance year on year, it's the fraternity as a whole that inspires me. ISB alumni, class and team breathe and live as a single unit made from one DNA yet enrich in diversity that is primary reason for me to join ISB.
What are your responsibilities and focus areas this year?
As Career Placement Director key responsibilities ensuring council provides best possible support for the CO18 to achieve their learning and development and career objective such that each of them are able to achieve best possible transformation of their lives.
Key focus areas include onboarding new accounts that offer diverse career options and streamline implementation process such that its easy for my classmates to achieve their goals
WHAT IS IT THAT YOU WANT TO LEARN AND BECOME MORE PROFICIENT AT DURING YOUR STAY AT THE ISB?
From classroom based learning I wish to acquire fundamentals in strategic  investment management and while working as a part of GSB I wish to develop my leadership qualities in non work environment
I’m primarily here to get a new perspective into the world around me. I believe that learning subjects like Finance and Economics will teach me a lot about who the world functions. I’d also like to learn to manage my time better, work with people closely and without conflict, and face challenges with confidence.
WHAT SUGGESTIONS WOULD YOU LIKE TO GIVE TO A PROSPECTIVE STUDENT ABOUT ISB?
ISB will be one of the best decision of your life and will give you so many opportunities that the only suggestion I have is to let it.Be part of what inspires you and you will discover a new facet of your personality