Philippa Rock, The Wharton School

Taking a break from recruitment interviews, Philippa Rock helps to welcome the next intake of Wharton students  Read more

Michael Wieder, Imperial Business School

While learning about leading change and transformation, Michael Wieder has one of his best MBA experiences so far  Read more

Emily Ambrose, Stanford Graduate School of Business

With 40 per cent of her class international, Emily Ambrose discovers the benefits of diversity  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

Charlotte Clarke, Communities Editor


What is the best way of launching a start-up? On Wednesday, 18th February 2015, between 2 – 3pm GMT, two experts will answer readers’ questions on the value of a business education when starting a business.

On the panel are:

Submit your questions on the right-hand side of this post or email


Brenden Sheehan, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Brenden Sheehan, our newest blogger, introduces us to his MBA programme and what is required to perform successfully Read more

Michael Wieder, Imperial Business School

UK blogger Michael Wieder dedicates time to a venture capital competition and a talk on private equity Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

Having enjoyed the events from her first semester, Marta Szczerba helps to organise a student trip around New York’s start-up scene Read more

Piyush Jain, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Back at school for the winter quarter, Piyush Jain sees the entire mood change as recruiters arrive to campus  Read more

Prakhar Gautam, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

Taking a break from his studies, Prakhar Gautam describes the other activities available to him  Read more

Owen Woolcock, London Business School

Owen Woolcock attends an event at London Business School to hear NYU professor Thomas Philippon present his latest research  Read more

Merih Ocbazghi, Kellogg School of Management

Having finally secured a summer internship, Merih Ocbazghi shares his tips on the interview process  Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

Heading back to the US after her trip to Latin America, Marta Szczerba describes lessons learnt from consulting local businesses Read more

Gareth Rees, University of Bath EMBA

Faced with his first case study exams, Gareth Rees considers the value of certain modules Read more

Michael Wieder, Imperial Business School

Meeting the chief executive of Asos is a highlight for Michael Wieder during his first term back  Read more

Monica Dee, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Monica Dee, one of our Asia-based bloggers, ends the holiday season on a high with a charity challenge Read more

Domitilla Ferrari, EMBA SDA Bocconi

When it comes to achieving gender equality in business, Domitilla Ferrari thinks her classmate sets a good example Read more

Charlotte Clarke, Communities Editor

Ask the Expert new logo

Planning to study for an MBA? Ask our panel of experts for advice on Wednesday, January 28 2015, from 2-3pm GMT. Register now to participate.

On the panel are:

  • Ilian Mihov, dean of Insead
  • Chioma Isiadinso, chief executive of Expartus
  • Keith Bevans, a partner at Bain & Company
  • Philippa Rock, an MBA student at Wharton
  • Della Bradshaw, FT Business Education Editor

Submit your questions on the right-hand side of this post.

For more information, take a look at the FT Global MBA 2015 ranking of the top 100 schools. 

Philippa Rock, The Wharton School

Philippa Rock asks her classmates to share their experiences of Antarctica, New Zealand, Ecuador, Chile, Colombia and South East Asia Read more

Jaya Sharma, Manchester Business School

Now in the final three months of her MBA, Jaya Sharma is faced with what alumni call the best part of the business school experience Read more