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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

Lee Mrnjavac, Iese Business School

In his final blog, with his MBA under his belt, Lee Mrnjavac looks back on his time at business school and urges others who might be considering studying for an MBA to go ahead and do so. Read more

Eunice Benedicto, Durham University Business School

During an MBA you will experience conflicting demands, but how you handle that is all part of the programme. Eunice Benedicto advises students to be willing to compromise and let go of non-mandatory sessions to achieve the work-life balance Read more

Katie Sherning, Cranfield School of Management

Sporting events allow MBA students to network with their peers from other schools. The MBA Sports Tournament hosted by HEC Paris was an enjoyable event with sporting competitions such as tennis and basketball, as well as themed evening events Read more

Liliana Diaconu, Brandeis International Business School

Studying at business school provides students with the opportunity to follow their interests. Liliana has made the most of her time and has joined the real estate club Read more

Kyle Wu, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Studying for an MBA is a stressful experience. Initially it students find that they can cope, but when academics and the search for an internship combine stress levels can go off the scale  Read more

Katie Sherning, Cranfield School of Management

A hectic time for students with exams, competitions and assignments to complete ahead of a much-needed break Read more

Lubica Valentova, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

A careers workshop proved to be a very useful exercise as it helped one blogger to hone her interview techniques Read more

Lubica Valentova, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

For any MBA an essential part of going to business school is the support received from career services. Being shown the correct way to write a CV or how best to present yourself at an interview can make the difference between getting a job offer or not Read more

Stephen Garden, London Business School

For those on a longer MBA programme, what to do with the summer break is an important decision. One blogger lays out some of the options Read more

Ashish Rastogi, IIM Calcutta

A course on creating and managing new ventures proved to be very interesting for one blogger. Being an entrepreneur he discovered is no easy task Read more

Katie Sherning, Cranfield School of Management

The second term is well underway. Career development is at the front of everyone’s minds and 360 feedback has proved extremely useful Read more

Derek Laan, Sungkyunkwan - Kelley School of Business

When choosing a business school and an MBA programme, the FT Global MBA rankings are a great way to start Read more

Andi Caruso, SDA Bocconi

Looking for a job? Then take the advice of one MBA blogger and network, network, network. Read more

Katie Sherning, Cranfield School of Management

The holidays provided a welcome opportunity for rest and reflection and the cohort has now returned eager for the second term of their MBA programme Read more

Nicole Hawkins, Fuqua School of Business

Despite exams, study sessions and intensive recruiting, one MBA blogger is surprised by just how much fun business school can be, there has not been a dull moment. Read more

Wing Lee, Ceibs

The new year brings with it the promise of exciting opportunities as well as the search for a summer internship Read more