Earning an MBA is a crucial step for those seeking to advance their careers and make a significant impact in the business world. The importance of pursuing this advanced degree lies in the comprehensive skill set it provides. An MBA equips individuals with a deep understanding of various business domains, including management, finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship, making them versatile and knowledgeable professionals.
Moreover, it offers a valuable opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and industry experts, expanding one’s horizons and opening doors to new opportunities. The critical thinking, problem-solving, and leadership skills honed during an MBA program are highly sought after by employers and can significantly enhance one’s earning potential.
Furthermore, in a rapidly evolving global economy, staying competitive and adaptable is imperative, and an MBA helps individuals stay at the forefront of industry trends and best practices. In essence, an MBA is more than a degree; it’s a pathway to personal and professional growth, providing a strong foundation for success in the dynamic world of business.
Importance of MBA Degree
I have a special request to juniors. I beg you, please do your MBA. You have no idea how much opportunity is coming towards Bangladesh RMG sector. We simply have not enough smart textile engineer who understand the whole business process. If you want to be in a top position you need MBA. Not for degree but to learn.
You can easily and will replace most of the foreign expert soon. I have seen European expert, North American expert. They are not extra ordinary, rather they made their process and tools extraordinary.
Question is from Where? 100% IBA first. Why? they maintain their quality and make sure students learn. Big alumni. IBA students are running all big companies in BD. If you don’t get there, then do research about other institute. I can recognize a person from IBA in 3-4 min. Don’t ask me how.
Today I went to Windsor, Canada with my Pakistani friend who works in Microsoft. He introduced me with a professor of Michigan university of computer science. Who is from BUET. After 5 min he asked are you from BUET, I said no. He then said you must be from IBA. I said, yes. Then I said I am a textile engineer too.
Out of many many resume I forwarded 7 resume to the company who asked my help out. I found 4 extremely good resume. 3 good resume. I forwarded them all 7. One doesn’t have MBA, but I know his capability, I explained them why is capable. No body paid me or asking me to do so. I did for a reason, that is, I want our juniors have opportunity to be in the top. I can tell you 3 of the candidates will be CEO around 40-42 years age.
Save this status. They will testify in future. After 9 hour of journey I came home at 11:30 PM at night and submitted the resume, now almost 2 Am at night. If you don’t get a call, don’t get upset, you just didn’t match with their criteria. Take it easy and keep trying.
Life is not easy, you need to earn them. If you are watching cricket and doing fun whole day then don’t expect to beat who are investing their time for learning. So start investing your time for MBA. I know many company in future will come to me for extremely good capable engineer.
Let me help you to find your dream career, Do your MBA. I am not going anywhere, i will be in this sector. Just preparing myself with new knowledge at the age of 44 so I can open the door for many textile engineer in new emerging area.
In conclusion, pursuing an MBA is important for a multitude of reasons. It certainly equips individuals with a comprehensive understanding of business, leadership skills, and a global perspective that can propel them to success in various industries. An MBA fosters critical thinking, problem-solving, and strategic decision-making abilities, all of which are highly valued in the professional world. Moreover, it opens doors to a vast network of like-minded individuals and industry experts, offering invaluable opportunities for collaboration and growth. Whether one seeks to advance in their current career, pivot to a new field, or embark on entrepreneurial ventures, the knowledge and skills gained through an MBA program can be a transformative catalyst for achieving personal and professional goals.
Engr. Mr Monowar Hossain Polash
Ex-Country Manager, ASUTEX Ltd.