VOLUME 1 ISSUE120 NOVEMBER, 2012
From The Committee’s Desk
“Whatever the mind of man can conceiveand believe, it can achieve”
– W. ClementStone.
We, at XLRI GMP, believe in thinking the un-thinkable and dreaming the impossible. Thenever
die spirit of a true XLer connuesto shine forth, be it through the numerouscompeons that we parcipate in and win,or be it through doing our bit for the com-mon social good. And all of this, while swim-ming against the current, transioning fromthe corporate to the student world, balancingthe demands of intensive lectures, assign-ments and case studies. Down GMP Street,the sun rises before the night begins!At the onset of June 2012, 119 professionalsfrom across the globe, working in elds asdiverse as oil and gas, medicine, merchantnavy and IT services, came together to em-bark on a challenging journey.The inialseling
in period, marked by fullling experi-ences like the village and adventure trips andmemorable events like
breaker cricket matches, was a great me tocast away our baggage of past thinking andopen up to a new world of learning andgrowing in unconvenonal ways.
And while over the course of almost two ar-duous terms, the 4P’s and 5C’s might havetaken over our ve senses, the creave sixthsense of GMPians is very much alive and kick-ing. The child in us sll manages to emergeand delight, leaving an indelible mark on themind. It takes on the form of arscpainngs, creave poetry and simple anec-dotes that transpose one to an altogetherdierent world. We present before you inthis edion, some of these creave endeav-ors of fellow GMPians.
The month of October was marked bycompeve fever across XLRI and GMPianswere up to the calling. To top it all, theGliMPse team organized their own businessarcle
wring compeon across XLRI. Thetwo best arcles that emerged aer an inten-sive evaluaon by esteemed XLRI faculty arepart of this edion.The rst issue of GliMPse 2012
13 is not justthe eorts of GliMPse team, but also of allthe parcipants who have contributed enthu-siascally to it.
GliMPse team takes this op-portunity to thank Prof. Arundha SarkarBose and Prof. S. K. De for taking me out of their busy schedules and being the honorary judges of the BizWiz 1.0 contest. Specialmenon must be made of the GMP CEOCommiee and Arijit Basak for their melyhelp at various stages in the evoluon of thisedion.So grab a cup of simmering hot coee, put onyour reading glasses and dive into this pot-pourri of sumptuous feast for your mind! Welook forward to hearing back from you.Do let us know your thoughts email@example.com.
~ Team GliMPse 2012