MBA

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

At the end of the first year of her online MBA programme Linda Groarke looks back and asks herself what went well. Lack of face-to-face contact with her peers has been a problem for her she says Read more

Hammad Hussain, IMD

Hammad Hussain is in the middle of recruitment and he is finding it a gruelling process. Being dinged – turned down by a company that you wanted to work for – is very hard he says, however it teaches you how to face adversity for ua Read more

Tristan Tucker, University of Queensland

At the two-thirds mark, Tristan reflects on his aspirations for his MBA when he started the programme. Networking he says is far and away the best part of his programme. Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

With her MBA drawing to a close Helen Casey looks back on her business school experience and realises she has made some friends for life Read more

Tristan Tucker, University of Queensland

The MBA can offer insights into how students can improve their problem solving skills however as Tristan Tucker discovers, the MBA is not a substitute for a good business mentor Read more

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

Does it matter if you are not at a “top 10″ business school? One blogger says not and has a new role to show for it Read more

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

For Linda Groarke one of the most important things she has learned since beginning her MBA is learning about herself and the way she works 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

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

Sheryl Sandberg’s ‘Lean In’ campaign is proving particularly popular among women – and men – in New York  Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

For those who are still unsure whether or not to study for an MBA, blogger Helen Casey suggests several reasons for taking the plunge  Read more

Hammad Hussain, IMD

Creativity is in the air at IMD and blogger Hammad urges individuals to look at things differently. The next innovation might just be around the corner he says Read more

Lynne Hoey, IE Business School Global MBA +

Already two classes – marketing and financial accounting – are almost finished for one blogger, seven weeks into the programme. The MBA is hard work, however the highs definitely outweigh the lows Read more

Liliana Diaconu, Brandeis International Business School

Studying at business school provides students with the opportunity to follow their interests. Liliana has made the most of her time and has joined the real estate club Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

What is it like to work with someone who is studying for an EMBA? One employer details his experiences 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

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

Studying for an MBA online is a marathon rather than a sprint. Linda Groarke at the Open University Business School has some timely tips on studying and time management Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

Juggling the MBA with the rest of her life- both professional and personal – continues to be a challenge for one blogger Read more

Lynne Hoey, IE Business School Global MBA +

An online programme is ticking every box for one MBA student, however the opportunity for some face-to-face time with classmates that she had only met virtually was a real boost for one blogger Read more

Noel Hanssens, University of Hong Kong

The opportunity to travel, whether on exchange programmes or career treks is one of the advantages of an MBA programme Read more

Ashish Rastogi, IIM Calcutta

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 Read more

Ibad Hyder, National University of Singapore

The rankings are a useful tool when selecting a business school, but one blogger points out that there a lot of factors which come into play, not just if the school is in the top five or not  Read more

Linda Groarke, Open University Business School

How do you choose which MBA programme and which business school? One MBA blogger made full use of the Financial Times Global MBA rankings Read more

Helen Casey, Imperial Business School EMBA

One blogger is readily able to apply MBA lessons to real life activities and is confident that her programme will help her to succeed  Read more