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Julia McInnis, Chicago Booth

While many organisations will provide MBA interns with feedback, it is important for students to perform their own critiques and ask certain questions Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Ghana's capital city, Accra

Ghana's capital city, Accra  © Image by Getty

This summer seemed like a perfect opportunity to mix and match knowledge gained from classes including Business in Africa, Technology/Operations, Global Strategy and Leadership Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford


A recent energy conference, hosted at Said, was an opportunity to find out about post-MBA opportunities in a sector that is doing some good things Read more

Karun Jain, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

An engineering background coupled with an MBA is a powerful combination  © Image by Getty

How an MBA experience can effectively marry each profession’s different skill sets Read more

Luca Sabia, Durham Business School

Here are some guiding principles to successfully navigate questions from potential employers or investors and make a good impression Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Reid Hoffman, co-founder and executive chairman of LinkedIn, at the New Work Summit, California, in March

The LinkedIn co-founder highlights the three things you must do to build a successful start-up Read more

Julia McInnis, Chicago Booth

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For most MBAs, a sustainable and satisfying career in entertainment means thinking about how the media landscape is changing, and what trends and companies are likely to play out in the future Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Africa has a long way to go, and faces various challenges but there are so many opportunities for disruption Read more

Luca Sabia, Durham Business School

A meeting with a former chief executive of Scottish and Southern Energy about a business idea offers confidence for the future, but the MBA is still the priority Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

I know what I want in a job, but I am still struggling with where I can make sacrifices to achieve it Read more

Timo Marquez, HEC Paris

Taking the presentation slides from various career management sessions I developed a dashboard, or visual plan, to map the basic aspects of the process Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

There are many routes to getting the job you want, says Harvard MBA student Marta Szczerba Read more

Brenden Sheehan, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Thunderbird’s Career Management Center provides Brenden Sheehan the opportunity for teamwork Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Flashback to summer 2004. I’d just completed my Freshman year of college and I was ready to take on the world… kind of. Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

Marta Szczerba discovers the value of being an intern once again  Read more

Monica Dee, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Life in a start-up provides autonomous ways of working, discovers Monica Dee Read more

Piyush Jain, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Piyush Jain discovers there is nothing wrong with having fun on the MBA Read more

Brenden Sheehan, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Brenden Sheehan shares the excitement of some of his classmates  Read more

Sam Peter, Saïd Business School, Oxford

Entering his final term, Sam Peter is impressed by everything he has taken on so far  Read more

Sam Peter, Saïd Business School, Oxford

Faced with a frantic start to the next semester, Sam Peter makes the most of all opportunities available to him  Read more

Michael Wieder, Imperial Business School

Michael Wieder, one of our UK-based bloggers, is making the most of all the extracurricular activities available to MBA students  Read more

Owen Woolcock, London Business School

London Business School blogger Owen Woolcock worries about the future and the very real threat of the ‘new mediocre’ Read more

Victoria Michelotti, NYU Stern

The first term at business school is a great stress test for time management. Victoria Michelotti was exhausted until she received some timely words of advice Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

Marta Szczerba considers how her classmates can secure a happy future in comparison to her school’s alumni  Read more

Emily Ambrose, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Emily Ambrose, one our US-based bloggers, describes what happens when recruitment season gets into full swing Read more