careers

Abhinav Charan, Cambridge Judge MBA

I recently saw official pictures of the incoming Cambridge Judge MBA class 2014-15 lined up on my Facebook feed.  Read more

Victoria Michelotti, NYU Stern

As she begins her MBA journey at NYU Stern, blogger Victoria Michelotti says business school welcomes applications from students with non-traditional backgrounds just as much as those who have taken a more conventional path Read more

Niladri Gupta, Lancaster University Management School

Is there really an MBA bubble now, a fellow student asked me last week. “It depends!” was my quick retort. Read more

John Hayden, HEC Paris

The first week of his MBA programme at HEC was a whirlwind for John Hayden with mathematics camps, language assessments and business concept classes 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 Cannon, London Business School

A conference hosted by London Business School in the lead up to International Women’s Day was inspirational and gave many of the female MBAs plenty of food for thought Read more

Chloe Weisberg, Stern School of Business, NYU

Working “behind the scenes” in the career development office provides some useful insights into what second year MBA students have uppermost in their minds  Read more

Michael Cooper, Strathclyde Business School

Somewhat bizarrely, it seems that Clint Eastwood movies could offer an insight for business. If you’ve ever watched his spaghetti westerns you may remember that he waits for his opponent to go for their gun before drawing his. I can’t remember him losing. So what? Read more

Michael Cooper, Strathclyde Business School

We faced more snow this morning as we entered our second day of careers week at Strathclyde Business School. After an initial, intensive five-month period in which we studied a diet of the MBA ‘standards’, such as operations management, it now feels like we are being granted a brief pause to collect our thoughts to look outwards in order to wrestle with the big question of life after study. Read more