Leadership

Jennifer Soffen

Harvard Business School blogger Jennifer Soffen has graduated and now faces a future in which there will be few benchmarks.  Read more

Andrew Radin, MIT Sloan

Last week, I walked into the MIT Sloan admissions office conference room for a prospective student lunch. In an effort to spark conversation, on the whiteboard was written, “What is your favourite Sloan memory?” I immediately wrote SVST on the board. Read more

Anne-Marie Conn Favillier, IAE Aix

Anne-Marie Conn Favillier believes it is a mistake to ignore emotions in business, they are after all the very base of human behaviour she says. The job of leaders today is to unleash human potential which means embracing emotion Read more

Andrew Radin, MIT Sloan

MBA blogger Andrew Radin believes that having a great team stems from developing real relationships.  Read more

Hammad Hussain, IMD

Hammad Hussain has finished his MBA programme at IMD. He feels that he has learnt much, however as he resumes his career his eyes are now wide open to new opportunities Read more

Johanna Singer

Can leadership be taught? Even though she has had classes on the topic Johanna Singer is still unsure Read more

Diana Mak, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

As she graduates from Guanghua School of Management, Diana Mak reflects on the final year of her programme. Her MBA has given her the courage and inspiration to accomplish her goals.  Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

What is the difference between management and leadership? One blogger has the answer Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

A talk by the outgoing dean of the University of Stellenbosch Business School provided food for thought for one MBA blogger  Read more

Eunice Benedicto, Durham University Business School

For one MBA blogger her programme is almost at an end. But the final module on leadership and the charity consulting project was an enjoyable finale Read more

Katie Sherning, Cranfield School of Management

The MBA programme gives students the opportunity to understand many aspects of leadership, including the dreaded press conference. Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

What is leadership? A lecture given by Dr Ian Sutherland to students at the University of Stellenbosch raised some interesting questions for one MBA student Read more

Lynne Hoey, IE Business School Global MBA +

What is leadership? A networking event on Mindful Leadership was an opportunity to gain a real insight into the management expertise of two Fortune 500 executives Read more

Thomas Pedrick, University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business

Staying up all night to watch the sunrise sounds like fun, but in fact for one blogger it made for a very tiring series of lectures the following day  Read more

Karen Allardice, Melbourne Business School

January is a slow time for business in Australia. We’re in the middle of a heat wave, the Australian Open tennis is on and many are enjoying an extended Christmas/New Year break.

However, with an intensive MBA programme at Melbourne Business School to complete in just 12 months, my cohort and I have already had our first week of classes and activities, forming part of three weeks of orientation, leadership and ethics training. Read more

Liliana Diaconu, Brandeis International Business School

The sparkling Christmas decorations have filled us with happiness and excitement. The holiday season is the time for gifts and the time when families come together to celebrate. For many MBA students this time of the year also marks the time of final exams, paper deadlines and endless hours studying. Stress and tensions are undoubtedly high but these are the last obstacles before we reach that brief period of rest and recovery. Read more

Katie Sherning, Cranfield School of Management

The MBA programme is becoming more intense and Cranfield students find themselves pulled in several directions at once.  Read more

Andre de Haes, Stanford Graduate School of Business

One MBA student finds that experiential learning is a very powerful teaching tool and one that can prepare you for the most challenging situations in real life Read more

Arun Chaubey, Indian School of Business

As well as academic commitments students are busy with extra curricular activities, including working with non-profits Read more

Anthemos Georgiades, Harvard Business School

In his final blog one HBS graduate reflects on his time at school and asks if an MBA can fully equip you for all you need to know in the world of business Read more

Ashish Rastogi, IIM Calcutta

One of the most appealing and interesting components in our course curriculum here at IIM Calcutta is the ‘Being a CEO’ leadership talk series. The objective of this series is to facilitate interaction of the students with top executives who have managed large organisations and have a zillion experiences to share on leadership, people management, policies and regulations, and numerous other real issues they deal with day in and day out. Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

The visit by the accrediting body the Association of MBAs gave MBA students the opportunity to reflect on what they really enjoy about their school and MBA programme Read more

Liliana Diaconu, Brandeis International Business School

An internship gives students the opportunity to sample different sectors.One blogger’s summer internship has shown her the career she wants to follow Read more