Assignments

Brenden Sheehan, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Brenden Sheehan shows how sleep can boost efficiency Read more

Gareth Rees, University of Bath EMBA

Gareth Rees researches what to write about in his final dissertation  Read more

Jaya Sharma, Manchester Business School

A consultancy project takes Jaya Sharma to New York to conduct some market research on the US healthcare industry Read more

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

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

Michael Wieder, Imperial Business School

Over the last few weeks, UK-based blogger Michael Wieder has learnt the importance of pitching to people, companies and projects Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

Two days of design thinking provide a refreshing change from case study methods for US-based blogger Marta Szczerba Read more

Emily Ambrose, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Emily Ambrose, former management consultant, describes the lessons she has learnt starting business school  Read more

Gareth Rees, University of Bath EMBA

Gareth Rees, one of our UK-based bloggers, finds discussing business in a global context leads to some interesting questions  Read more

Piyush Jain, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Piyush Jain, one of our US-based bloggers, describes his first three weeks of business school  Read more

Monica Dee, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Faced with a variety of tasks, our Asia-based blogger Monica Dee, is learning the importance of time management Read more

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

Yesterday I took great joy in hitting the ‘submit’ button on the online submission form marking the completion of my first Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA) for the finance module I started in May. What a great feeling! Read more

Ramesh Chander, Sai¨d Business School, Oxford

The end of term is near and that nostalgic feeling engulfs us all. All of us have just finished attending the last class of the MBA and for many of us the last classroom situation for quite some time to come. Read more

Justin Ter, Ceibs

New blogger Justin Ter from Ceibs reflects on the first six months of his MBA programme. He believes that he has already become more empathetic and tolerant and feels he now has a better grasp of when to compromise, when to push ahead and when to take a back seat. Read more

Justin Ter, Ceibs

Justin Ter begins his blog from Ceibs. He was not expecting that business school life would be so “full” and he likens it to encountering an avalanche when he expected to just have a pleasurable ski Read more

Marco Biava, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

All MBA programmes are intensive, but some more so than others….. Read more

Veena Viswanathan, Insead

Although beginning her MBA late in her career Veena Viswanathan opted to study on a full time programme rather than on an EMBA. Now two weeks in she already feels as if she is in a vacuum of assignments and group activities Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

Working on an innovation project has ups and down but there are many lessons to be learnt on the way 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

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