Monthly Archives: February 2012

Over the last two months, I’ve begun to realise that finding an internship is a long, gruelling process. One that requires much more time than I initially thought. Read more

Meetings arranged by the career services give students the opportunity to meet representatives from different sectors and gain different industry perspectives Read more

Working full time and studying part time means that MBA students have to make every moment count if they are to honour their various commitments Read more

Focusing on your goals and working out how you are going to achieve them is one of the lessons to be learnt at business school Read more

A few weeks before I left London, the Occupy movement arrived in the City. I remember walking past the “Tent City” by St Paul’s Cathedral and wondering what the fuss was all about. To be honest, I was pretty dismissive of it. Read more

Outward bound courses and activities give MBA students the opportunity to learn about themselves and each other outside the classroom  Read more

Holidays are necessary but time does not stand still and the MBA workload continue to rise even when you are away Read more

Hard work, passion and drive have paid off for one MBA student who has secured an offer from the investment bank of his dreams Read more

The MBA programme is over it seems before you know it, that is why it is wise to make the most of every opportunity Read more

A conference on gender balance draws the attention of students to the lack of female representation in the boardroom Read more

During the early days of an MBA programme students are eager to discover if their initial expectations about the business school will be met Read more

Washington DC is known for its political and business activity, but it is also a leading hub for the sports industry  Read more

The various committees at IIM-B enrich the learning of an MBA programme Read more

Studying for an MBA not only gives you a management background but also provides you with experience of other cultures Read more

Visa changes are being felt by international students studying in the UK  Read more

According to the Mayan calendar, our time will “run out” on December 21 2012 – so we had better get to work – as there is certainly plenty to do. We are now well into 2012 and the second term of my One Planet MBA in Exeter; assignments are coming thick and fast. Read more

At some point in December 2008, I decided to study for an MBA. This was the beginning of my journey to Berlin and to the European School of Management and Technology. Read more

Nearly a month into the MBA, I can’t help but think back to the MBA Roundtable we had this week and reflect on the wider issues the world is facing. Read more

First year students need to tailor their education and make the most of all that is on offer  Read more

A four-month exchange trip has come to an end and students return to campus in the knowledge that their MBA programme will soon be over Read more

This morning I received a call from a new admit who’s recently received his Kellogg offer, and has the same doubts that I had when I reached out to my Kellogg buddy around this time last year. Read more

An element of many MBA programmes is self analysis. Team members offer feedback on each other’s behaviour which can be quite revealing  Read more

Students already on an MBA programme can give good advice about the “dos and don’ts” of business school  Read more

An MBA student advises potential students to take the time to travel while at business school and enhance the MBA experience  Read more