MBA

Kim Johnstone

Short-term goals: Updating your LinkedIn profile is something you can do straight away  © Getty Images

Doing an assessment of my personal brand showed it is poorly positioned, but an Innovation in Strategic Marketing course has helped me discover three things to improve it  Read more

Brian Parsons, Warwick Business School

Warwick Business School's London campus is based in the Shard  © Getty Images

I chose Warwick because it suited my top criteria, but these criteria are different for each person – from location and cost to reputation and specialisations Read more

Luca Sabia, Durham Business School

To implement strategies such as inclusion, engagement and collaboration takes tough changes driven by imagination and perseverance Read more

Laura Melina Loeven, Nanyang Business School

A panel of experts on the Indian market share their views on the perks and pitfalls of doing business in India at Nanyang Business School’s CEO Breakfast Series Read more

Sunny Sheng, Copenhagen Business School

From Airbnb to the ECB’s monetary policy – there were some interesting insights during a trip over the Easter break Read more

Jess Webb, University of Edinburgh Business School

MBA trip offers a chance to examine up-close the strategies and operations in various industries in Mumbai and Pune 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

Timo Marquez, HEC Paris

Taking some time to think about the MBA experience from a personal and professional view point, here are some insights worth sharing Read more

Pawan Kaul, London Business School

The event, held at a different location every year, saw MBA cohorts from different business schools around the world come together at the Florida city’s university Read more

Brenden Sheehan, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Brenden Sheehan shares his most valuable lessons learned during his MBA Read more

Jess Webb, University of Edinburgh Business School

Make money but make an impact while you are at it Read more

Rosen Enchev

A simulation game in which teams in the class virtually cast their nets demonstrated the need to start thinking more long-term Read more

Silvia Simoes, IMD

Female inequality can seem overwhelming, but like many of life’s complex problems it can be tackled one step at a time Read more

Philippa Rock, The Wharton School

I had a 100-hour study target, which was broken down into weekly objectives for the number of questions to complete in each of the sections Read more

Eduardo Alvarado Vásquez

After thinking the subject was simply the science of advertising, I discovered it could, in fact, be an ally in daily clinical practise Read more

Tim Hesler, Tsinghua-MIT Global MBA

After submitting to the gauntlet, I thought it was done and out the way. In retrospect, however, it was more the opening chapter than the final one Read more

Bo Zhang, Columbia Business School

At first I often wondered why students spent so much time within the CBS community, given that we are located in New York. Then over time I understood: a meaningful relationship has been slowly nurtured Read more

Jess Webb, University of Edinburgh Business School

In business, we must always challenge what companies are doing and how are they doing it. There is no one-fits-all solution to good management. Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

I have never heard anyone say they were not admitted to a business school because they submitted the scores of this alternative test Read more

Sunny Sheng, Copenhagen Business School

There are plenty of resources even if you do not join a course, and you can further your problem solving skills through books and online channels Read more

Apricot Wilson, Ceibs

Going into the test with limited preparation turned out to be not such a bad approach Read more

Karun Jain, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

I took four full-length mock tests before the actual GMAT and thoroughly analysed each result Read more

Luca Sabia, Durham Business School

What is important is the process of studying for the test, the challenge faced Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Further insights on leadership, strategy and operations from former officers, based on what they learnt while in service Read more