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Kyle Wu, Thunderbird School of Global Management

What is it like to have an all-day interview? Kyle Wu recently found out when he flew to California for a series of interviews with a software company Read more

Throughout the year MBA students from schools around the world have been blogging about their business school experiences. From travelling to far-flung places, to studying into the small hours, to preparing for nerve-racking job interviews, the students have described the ups and downs of their lives on an MBA programme. Read more

Johanna Singer

For some students the recruiting season is well underway and they turn up on campus each day suited and booted. But for others, like blogger Johanna, interviews will not take place until the spring Read more

James Doherty, Esade Business School

What’s it really like when recruiters come to campus? James Doherty dissects an interview Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

After three years of her part-time MBA programme Brigitte has finished her degree and is about to graduate. It has been a long journey with plenty of milestones and even though she has reached the end of her business school career a different journey is about to begin Read more

Alexandra Fitzgerald, Rotman School of Management

Just how valuable is a week devoted to discovering what you want to do as a career? Alexandra was at first sceptical but she discovered that it prompted considerable reflection Read more

Lynne Hoey, IE Business School Global MBA +

Changing jobs during the course of the MBA is a daunting task, especially when it involves considerable travel. Lynne Hoey advises on the steps to consider before making the leap Read more

Christine Cheng, Essec MBA in Luxury Brand Management

Luxury brand management is more an art than a science argues blogger Christine Cheng. It is just as valuable to understand what happens in a fashion workshop as it is to be able to read a balance sheet Read more

Madhavi Rao, MBA/MS at Ross School of Business and the University of Michigan

Business school is a marathon-length sprint says blogger Madhavi Rao, a flexible but focused approach is best she says. Read more

Kyle Wu, Thunderbird School of Global Management

What is the real purpose of an MBA education? Blogger Kyle Wu heard an interesting dinner party conversation about business schools Read more

Wing Lee, Ceibs

Wing Lee has embarked on an international exchange programme at Insead, at the Singapore campus. The experience has given him an insight into two different schools in Asia Read more

Hammad Hussain, IMD

Hammad Hussain is in the middle of recruitment and he is finding it a gruelling process. Being dinged – turned down by a company that you wanted to work for – is very hard he says, however it teaches you how to face adversity for ua Read more

Kyle Wu, Thunderbird School of Global Management

While the first year of his MBA programme was about opening doors, Kyle Wu believes the second year is about deciding which door to step through Read more

Diana Mak, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

As she graduates from Guanghua School of Management, Diana Mak reflects on the final year of her programme. Her MBA has given her the courage and inspiration to accomplish her goals.  Read more

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

Does it matter if you are not at a “top 10″ business school? One blogger says not and has a new role to show for it Read more

Andre de Haes, Stanford Graduate School of Business

The summer internship is an opportunity to experiment, experience different sectors and try out potential careers. Stanford GSB blogger Andre has decided to see whether or not he would like to become an entrepreneur and is working with 1stDibs, an online marketplace Read more

James Doherty, Esade Business School

As part of the welcoming committee for Esade, I get a fair amount of questions in my inbox about how to prepare for the start of the MBA back in Barcelona. Read more

Jennifer Soffen

Following her internship with a venture capital firm Jennifer Soffen realised that there is no such thing as wasted time and research Read more

Eunice Benedicto, Durham University Business School

One blogger decided to combine her love of tennis and Wimbledon with her dissertation and devised a questionnaire to determine fan satisfaction Read more

Thomas Pedrick, University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business

At the halfway point of his MBA programme one blogger realises that his programme has changed the way he views the outside world Read more

Eunice Benedicto, Durham University Business School

For one MBA blogger her programme is almost at an end. But the final module on leadership and the charity consulting project was an enjoyable finale Read more

Benjamin Bechtolsheim

Deciding whether or not to study for an MBA is not only about the return on investment. It is also about the experience itself. Will you enjoy it? Are you prepared to sacrifice other areas of your life? Benjamin Bechtolsheim weighs up the pros and cons Read more

Diana Mak, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

Graduation is almost upon her, and one blogger is going to continue her dream of founding a social enterprise Read more