MBA Life

Charlotte Clarke, Communities Editor

Planning to study for an MBA? Ask our panel of experts for advice on Wednesday, January 28 2015, from 2-3pm GMT. Register now to participate.

On the panel are:

  • Ilian Mihov, dean of Insead
  • Chioma Isiadinso, chief executive of Expartus
  • Keith Bevans, a partner at Bain & Company
  • Philippa Rock, an MBA student at Wharton
  • Della Bradshaw, FT Business Education Editor

Submit your questions on the right-hand side of this post.

For more information, take a look at the FT Global MBA 2015 ranking of the top 100 schools. 

Victoria Michelotti, NYU Stern

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Kshitij Gopal, National University of Singapore

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Philippa Rock, The Wharton School

With her first semester complete, Philippa Rock returns to England to catch up with friends then finds time to go on a school ski trip  Read more

Omar Khan, University of Sydney Business School

Before starting his second year of business school, Omar Khan reflects on the highlights of his first year Read more

Philippa Rock, The Wharton School

With her first semester at Wharton under her belt Philippa Rock reflects on a wonderful term and has the opportunity to welcome three new students  Read more

Michele Lagioia, European School of Management and Technology

Michele Lagioia describes his graduation from the European School of Management and Technology and the close ties he has made Read more

Sam Peter, Saïd Business School, Oxford

As classes finish for Christmas, Sam Peter sums up his first term at business school, which included a talk by Square and Twitter founder Jack Dorsey Read more

Michael Wieder, Imperial Business School

Michael Wieder, one of our UK-based bloggers, finds himself running a market stall with his MBA peers and is struck by how competitive everyone gets Read more

Philippa Rock, The Wharton School

Philippa Rock, one of our US-based bloggers, uses the Thanksgiving break to summarise her business school experience to date  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

Gareth Rees, University of Bath EMBA

Halfway through his EMBA course, Gareth Rees has already decided his next career move and received a job offer  Read more

Prakhar Gautam, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

Prakhar Gautam, our India-based blogger, shares the next installment of his series on South Korea Read more

Merih Ocbazghi, Kellogg School of Management

Merih Ocbazghi, our new blogger from the US, describes the perils of a student club fair  Read more

Sam Peter, Saïd Business School, Oxford

Sam Peter, our new blogger from the UK, is impressed by how closely his business school collaborates with its adjunct university  Read more

Jaya Sharma, Manchester Business School

Personal stories from three consultants inspire UK blogger Jaya Sharma and her peers at an MBA event in London Read more

Marta Szczerba, Harvard Business School

Having moved to the US from Europe, Marta Szczerba describes her three favourite things about studying for an MBA in Boston 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

Monica Dee, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Realising she has been too focused on her plan A, our Asia-based blogger Monica Dee considers another route to take after graduation  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