Monthly Archives: May 2012

Ernest Kwame Gyimah, European School of Management and Technology

Despite the heavy academic workload, there is still plenty of time for fun and relaxation Read more

Katie Cannon, London Business School

The academic side of the MBA might be over, but there is still plenty of work ahead before graduation Read more

Hajime Sudo, Bradford-Perugia joint MBA programme

Studying for an MBA in Italy has allowed one student the chance to indulge his passion for art with frequent trips to Florence Read more

Lucky Sigbenu

 

While soccer lovers, the world over were gearing up for the UEFA champions league finals between Germany’s Bayern Munich and the UK’s Chelsea FC, we the first year MBA students were slugging it out on the soccer pitch with the second year MBA students for a place in the finals of the dean’s cup soccer competition. Read more

Mark Partridge, University of Washington

Recently, I took part in a group project where we negotiated a merger between AT&T and Seattle-based McCaw Wireless. It was a fascinating experience, not only for the lessons about valuation. Read more

Karenina Loayza, MBA Cass Business School

An international trip allows students the chance to explore a different culture as well as the opportunity to socialise and get to know each other better Read more

Aurelie Metcheka

As well as the opportunity to take electives in the second half of an MBA programme, for some students there is also the chance to work overseas and gain experience in fields as diverse as healthcare, luxury, energy and demographic studies Read more

Ernest Kwame Gyimah, European School of Management and Technology

The year 2012 marks 20 years since CB Bhattacharya began his professorial career. As the dean of international relations at the European School of Management and Technology and E.ON chair professor in corporate responsibility, CB is sure that businesses can do both good and do well at the same time. Read more

Hajime Sudo, Bradford-Perugia joint MBA programme

A group project involves not only collaboration, but agreeing on an agreed timetable and objective. When team members hail from various corners of the world this is not always an easy task Read more

Abhishek Ramanathan, Australian School of Business

With graduation almost upon him one MBA blogger feels that the 16 months of his programme have gone by in the blink of an eye.  Read more

Suhel Banerjee, Kellogg School of Management

The Kellogg India Business Conference draws some of India’s most illustrious corporate leaders who share their experiences about creating and leading a successful venture in the country Read more

Kamal Nagi, Stanford Graduate School of Business

As he approaches the end of his MBA programme one blogger believes that his time at school will define his life more than any other event Read more

Andi Caruso, SDA Bocconi

With the difficult economic situation in Europe, MBAs are finding it hard to secure summer internships. But for one MBA blogger perserverance paid off Read more

Aurelie Metcheka

A field trip to Singapore allows students to experience a different culture and have classes with a different focus Read more

Mehul Ruparelia, Indian School of Business

With his MBA degree under his belt, one MBA blogger reflects on his year-long programme at the Indian School of Business – an opportunity not to be missed Read more

Mark Partridge, University of Washington

A game of golf is an excellent opportunity for some networking and the chance to find out more about your chosen career path  Read more

Kelvin Chiu

I want to start this entry by saying how unbearably hot and humid the weather in Hong Kong is already. I know I shouldn’t be complaining coming from Canada but the thought of having to wear a suit to an event right now makes me cringe. Read more

Ernest Kwame Gyimah, European School of Management and Technology

A three-day event of practical business management simulation experience generated a period of excitement, creativity and competitiveness.

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Mihai Danila, Insead

An MBA programme is an intense experience and many close friendships are formed.  Read more

Aman Modi, IMD Class of 2012

Innovation lies at the heart of success, but for students to appreciate this they first have to lose their inhibitions and dare to think “outside the box” Read more