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Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Accra, the capital of Ghana

Accra, the capital of Ghana  © Image by Getty

It takes some getting used to a place with regualr power outages and ridiculous amounts of traffic and where days must be planned with precision 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

Laura Melina Loeven, Nanyang Business School

The ambassadors of Rwanda and South Africa give an insider’s view on the development plans for Africa and the achievements of two of its emerging economies  Read more

Laura Melina Loeven, Nanyang Business School

Mastering the art of silence can reduce stress and improve concentration skills Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Oxford students cheer on their team

There are obvious things to expect from business school – such as consulting war stories and brilliant CEOs speaking to your classes. And then there are the less obvious things such as the MBAT, or MBA Tournament, an annual sporting event for MBA students from around Europe. The tournament at HEC Paris has been running for the past 25 years on the French school’s campus in Jouy-en-Josas. This year there were more than 1,300 competitors from about a dozen schools in about two dozen sports. 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

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

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 a cabaret-style event we celebrated the mistakes, the mishaps and the learning curves of the entrepreneurial journey.  Read more

Laura Melina Loeven, Nanyang Business School

Expert insights show the nation’s economy is still viable in the long term but could be threatened by an ageing population Read more

Julia McInnis, Chicago Booth

Selling anything is hard, but selling yourself can be the most difficult thing of all Read more

Laura Melina Loeven, Nanyang Business School

MBA Student in Singapore, the author reports on the MBA Olympics, an interscholastic sport event hosted by her business school. After many months of mental effort, physical exercise was a much welcomed change. Read more

Timo Marquez, HEC Paris

As we finished the end of the MBA specialisation period, the COP21 Climate Change Summit reached a deal here in Paris. Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Social entrepreneurship and philanthropy may be different but as the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative shows the two are becoming more connected  Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Providing the perfect opportunity to invest in real companies, the fund’s pool of money can be distributed to current students, alumni, faculty and staff who are working on interesting for-profit projects Read more

Brenden Sheehan, Thunderbird School of Global Management

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

Julia McInnis, Chicago Booth

Chicago Booth MBA student Julia McInnis begins her search for the perfect internship Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Saïd Business School is a later-stage start-up, says MBA student Stephen Morse, and still adapting to its success  Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

The end of orientation is marked with some sound advice, says Stephen Morse  Read more

Timo Marquez, HEC Paris

Environmental issues are top of Timo Marquez’s MBA agenda  Read more

Bo Zhang, Columbia Business School

Bo Zhang finds himself wearing a neon headband and hippy jacket for two weeks Read more

Julia McInnis, Chicago Booth

Over the years, I’ve noticed an increased emphasis on the role company culture plays in an organisation’s success. Read more

Stephen Morse, Said Business School, Oxford

Stephen Morse arranges a meet-and-greet in New York  Read more

Charlotte Clarke, Communities Editor

Meet one of the teams shortlisted for the final of the FT MBA Challenge  Read more