Daily Archives: October 30, 2009

Since I took the biggest decision of my life so far to leave my job at PricewaterhouseCoopers after 8 years and to return to Scotland from the beautiful city of Vancouver and study for my MBA at Strathclyde Graduate Business School, the date I had dubbed as Day 1 had been looming large in my mind.

I went to see The Killers in concert in my final weekend in Vancouver and the line from their song Human really captured how I was feeling about the change – “Sometimes I get nervous when I see an open door, close your eyes, clear your heart, cut the cord”. Read more

Gleana Albritton, Vlerick Leuven Gent

The past week has been one of the most intense since I began my MBA at Vlerick. The pressure keeps building and I am constantly reminding myself that this phase of the programme is the easy part. Things will get a whole lot tougher after our winter break in late December.

Yesterday I began my day at 5:50am which for me was a lot earlier than usual. I got up, grabbed a yogurt out of the fridge and proceeded to eat it while checking my e-mail and tweeting about how early I woke up. Yes! I am the queen of multi-tasking. Read more