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As you would expect, there is a steady stream of guest speakers leaving their impression upon eager MBA students at Warwick Business School – and no doubt across the dozens of other schools offering similar programmes. Read more

High risk: Wharton encourages agressive ambition and is the ideal place to test your limits

“How much did they pay you to give up on your dreams?” This quote from the film Up in the Air, staring George Clooney and Anna Kendrick, poignantly sums up so many of our situations. I am an abstract, creative thinker by nature. My goal was to work in an area such as advertising. However, when recruiting season began at university, I saw that full-time positions in my industry opened the following May, while all my classmates aiming for other industries secured jobs in October at twice my target salary. Read more

Many benefits of an MBA may not be tangible, but the support from the networks provided by such programmes is certainly invaluable Read more

Selling anything is hard, but selling yourself can be the most difficult thing of all Read more

Chicago Booth MBA student Julia McInnis begins her search for the perfect internship Read more

Bo Zhang finds himself wearing a neon headband and hippy jacket for two weeks Read more

A two-day trek allows Jess Webb to focus on her teamwork skills  Read more

Meet one of the teams shortlisted for the final of the FT MBA Challenge  Read more

Meet one of the teams shortlisted for the final of the FT MBA Challenge  Read more

Kristina Koch marks her move to Canada with two internships  Read more

New blogger Timo Marquez describes the 25th anniversary of a sporting event Read more

Philippa Rock sees the benefits of developing her network by trying new things  Read more

Monica Dee travels to Dubai to compete in the Hult Prize regional finals Read more

Monica Dee finds the student trip she helps organise is a success  Read more

Having enjoyed the events from her first semester, Marta Szczerba helps to organise a student trip around New York’s start-up scene Read more

The first term at business school is a great stress test for time management. Victoria Michelotti was exhausted until she received some timely words of advice Read more

Domitilla Ferrari, our Italy-based blogger, describes the value of class representatives on her executive MBA programme  Read more

Over the last few weeks, UK-based blogger Michael Wieder has learnt the importance of pitching to people, companies and projects Read more

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

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

Emily Ambrose, former management consultant, describes the lessons she has learnt starting business school  Read more

Having now completed one year at business school, Owen Woolcock reflects on the value of an MBA Read more

Piyush Jain, one of our US-based bloggers, describes his first three weeks of business school  Read more

Harvard MBA Marta Szczerba believes that student clubs are the best way to make lasting friendships Read more

Michael Wieder, one of our UK-based bloggers, reflects on what he would like to achieve at business school  Read more