Working on an innovation project has ups and down but there are many lessons to be learnt on the way
Lessons in entrepreneurship have proved fascinating for one MBA blogger as the class has been given tips in how to draw up a business plan
For those who are still unsure whether or not to study for an MBA, blogger Helen Casey suggests several reasons for taking the plunge
Many MBA students aspire to become entrepreneurs. Three successful food entrepreneurs gave their tips at a recent club at Melbourne Business School
A course on creating and managing new ventures proved to be very interesting for one blogger. Being an entrepreneur he discovered is no easy task
The new year brings with it the promise of exciting opportunities as well as the search for a summer internship
Entrepreneurship and becoming an entrepreneur are two of the reasons that many MBA students go to business school. Alumni who have started their own business frequently return to school to give tips and recount their experiences to current students
A trip to California and Silicon Valley is the perfect opportunity for students to network with venture capitalists and entrepreneurs and get an understanding of what life could be like post-MBA
Panic over, a prolonged heat wave has quickly averted the threat of rain here in Berkeley. It has in fact been so hot that the MBA programme office has been providing free bottled water and sending out email warnings!
One EMBA blogger believes that there is more to his programme than a return on investment
Without realising it, second year MBA students discover that they have built up a network of contacts across countries and sectors and when necessary can tap into this network to the benefit of the students on campus
A semester spent at another business school gives students fresh insights and different perspectives
The Kellogg India Business Conference draws some of India’s most illustrious corporate leaders who share their experiences about creating and leading a successful venture in the country
A wide variety of industries and occupations are represented on the Stanford GSB MBA programme, with many of the class wanting to become entrepreneurs
The past few weeks have been quite busy on the Thunderbird campus. One of the more significant events was the inaugural Global Business Dialogue, which brought more than 1,000 alumni and distinguished business and social sector leaders from over 50 countries to discuss current global leadership challenges.
The power of networks can be far more pervasive than you realise and surfaces in the most unexpected of places
An interview with an entrepreneur provides some interesting tips and insights for some MBA students
The summer spent on a technology transfer project was time well spent, allowing a group of MBA students the opportunity to study the technologies and then come up with fresh insights into marketing potential and the steps needed to commercialise the research
With his MBA programme about to begin Kelvin Chiu begins to make his home in Hong Kong, although he finds the summer heat very overpowering
The importance of networking and the value it can add to your career prospects has been brought home to Barry Chien
One of the advantages of attending Cheung Kong is the school’s flexibilty in letting students take the initiative in hosting events that are directly relevant to their own interests, which in my case is entrepreneurship.
Rather than spend his summer doing an internship, MBA student Pranay Harsh is going to dip his toe into entrepreneurial waters