Monthly Archives: August 2011

Julia Steinberg

The temptation to cut corners when under pressure is enormous but must be avoided  

Mehul Ruparelia, Indian School of Business

To mark the 10th anniversary of the Indian School of Business, the president of India paid a visit to the campus 

Suhel Banerjee, Kellogg School of Management

Kellogg students have recently returned from a series of week-long trips to various locations around the world, which include fun activities and also voluntary work for local communities 

Karenina Loayza, MBA Cass Business School

With her full-time MBA programme about to start Karenina anticipates an intense and interesting year  

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

Brigitte charts a day in the life of a part-time MBA student, balancing work, study and leisure  

Kelvin Chiu

An outward bound programme gives MBA students the opportunity to learn about teamwork, leadership and perserverance 

Andrea Nowack, George Washington University

A summer internship at a television broadcaster opens the eyes of MBAs to other potential career paths  

Katie Cannon, London Business School

A summer internship gives MBA students the opportunity to ‘try out’ a sector to see whether or not it will be a future career ‘fit’  

Suhel Banerjee, Kellogg School of Management

It was only once he was in his global MBA class that Suhel understood the meaning of global diversity 

Kelvin Chiu

With his MBA programme about to begin Kelvin Chiu begins to make his home in Hong Kong, although he finds the summer heat very overpowering 

Sean Brady, Open University Business School

I have now finished two of the six units I will be completing in the first year of the Open University Business School MBA programme and I am beginning to feel that I am treading water with a little more confidence. 

Julia Steinberg

New blogger Julia Steinberg discusses the importance of first impressions 

Andrew DeLuca, WHU

The summer break allows students time to relax and also to reflect on their MBA and what they have so far learned 

Kelvin Chiu

In his first blog Kelvin Chiu feels excited but also a little apprehensive as he contemplates his MBA journey 

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

A break from the MBA routine gives Brigitte time to reflect on what the MBA has taught her so far