Monthly Archives: July 2012

Nicole Hawkins, Fuqua School of Business

Although classes have yet to start one MBA blogger is already preparing for the clasees ahead by attending math camp and refresher classes Read more

Karenina Loayza, MBA Cass Business School

For Cass MBA students the end of the programme is in sight. Only the project remains Read more

Derek Laan, Sungkyunkwan - Kelley School of Business

A dual MBA gives students the opportunity to sample two different cultures and wider networking Read more

Noel Hanssens, University of Hong Kong

On my final night in Beijing mother nature accomplished what the global financial crisis, the tech bubble burst and the crash of the Asian tigers could not – bringing the capital of the Chinese economic juggernaut, if only momentarily, to a standstill. Read more

Ernest Kwame Gyimah, European School of Management and Technology

“… I have come here, to Ghana, for a simple reason: the 21st century will be shaped by what happens not just in Rome or Moscow or Washington, but by what happens in Accra as well…” President Barack Obama, July 2009.

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Suhel Banerjee, Kellogg School of Management

June 15th, 2012 – the fastest year in my memory came to a close and I, along with 900 classmates, graduated from the Kellogg School of Management. Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

As with most MBA degrees, we have to complete an international study tour. We were given the following options and 24 hours to make our choices: leadership in Ljubljana (Slovenia), sustainability in Exeter (UK), marketing in Paris (France) and business innovation in Hyderabad (India). Read more

Hajime Sudo, Bradford-Perugia joint MBA programme

Last month my MBA journey took me to Indonesia to begin my internship.  Already I am enjoying a new culture here in Jakarta – albeit one that is quite different to the Italian culture I had become used to.

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Kelvin Chiu

A summer internship is an opportunity to experience different sectors and industries  Read more

Katie Cannon, London Business School

At the end of her MBA at London Business School one blogger looks back on her time at the school and realses that she has achieved everything she set out to  Read more

Aushima Thakur, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

Two terms over and I am all set to start another term. I have spent time on introspection, on the all famous MBA term “networking” and on getting “mentored”! With just a day left to indulge in the luxury of sleeping late in the morning, I am sipping my morning cup of coffee and thinking back on last term. Read more

Wing Lee, Ceibs

At the start of his MBA journey, one blogger begins by starting to understand the intricacies of living and studying in Shanghai Read more

Kamal Nagi, Stanford Graduate School of Business

After two years studying for his MBA, one blogger reflects on his “unforgettable” experience Read more

Anthemos Georgiades, Harvard Business School

With his MBA from Harvard under his belt, one blogger reflects on his degree and the lessons he has taken away from business school Read more

Ashish Rastogi, IIM Calcutta

Although the academic workload at an IIM is a heavy one, nevertheless there are plenty of opportunities for fun and relaxation Read more

Ibad Hyder, National University of Singapore

The countdown to the MBA programme has begun, but one new blogger is already aware that he has learnt a lot. Read more

Ernest Kwame Gyimah, European School of Management and Technology

A business simulation provides valuable lessons and reminds students what to expect when they return to the working world. Read more

Karenina Loayza, MBA Cass Business School

An MBA trip to China has been a highlight of the programme and fuelled one student’s curiousity to learn more about the country  Read more

Noel Hanssens, University of Hong Kong

Although formal classes have yet to begin life is already busy for one MBA blogger as Mandarin classes and cultural visits take up much of his time  Read more

Lee Mrnjavac, Iese Business School

At the heart of being an MBA student is teamwork and the importance of the team cannot be overestimated Read more

Wesley Cole, Cass Business School

International visits give MBA students the opportunity to experiences different cultures and different ways of doing business Read more