For many on an MBA programme the international diversity of the cohort is one of the key elements. A two-year programme allows for friendships to develop and in many cases is a network that lasts a lifetime Read more

Nine months into her EMBA programme one new blogger looks back on her first experiences of business school and gives tips for would-be students Read more

The first three months of the MBA programme have been packed with activities and the time has flown Read more

It has been a very busy period for one blogger who despite studying on a full-time programme has continued to work part time, adding an additional layer of complexity to an already busy life  Read more

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

Experiencing US culture has proved to be an eye-opener for one MBA blogger. Used to the culture of her own country she welcomes the transparency and abundance of information available Read more

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 Read more

With his MBA programme about to start one blogger is making the most of his final weeks of “freedom” Read more

As the summer comes to an end – yet another couple of months have flown by – I am trying to drag myself back into a studious frame of mind, which so effortlessly left me the day my internship finished. Read more

A week-long trip to Russia included visits to a variety of companies – from luxury brands to software – but there was still time for sightseeing and catching up with alumni Read more

The MBA is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and students are determined to make the most of it Read more

A Model United Nations simulation gives students the opportunity to flex their MBA muscles and understand the importance of keeping an open mind in negotiations Read more

With the recruiting season upon them the students have to be both persistent and prepared to network, network and network Read more

International conferences give students the opportunity to network and discover that although they may hail from very different countries their concerns are similar  Read more

The spring break gives students the opportunity to take study tours overseas, witnessing at first hand how companies operate internationally  Read more

An overseas trip gave students from Wharton’s east and west coast campuses the opportunity to network with students from Stellenbosch Business School as well as experience at first hand the practicalities of engaging with emerging markets  Read more

Focusing on your goals and working out how you are going to achieve them is one of the lessons to be learnt at business school Read more

A conference on gender balance draws the attention of students to the lack of female representation in the boardroom Read more

Mastering time management is one of the most important skills that an MBA student can learn Read more

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. Read more

The power of networks can be far more pervasive than you realise and surfaces in the most unexpected of places Read more

The MBA is designed to be both fun and academically challenging and in the early days it is difficult to find the ‘work/life’ balance  Read more

With his first year at Stanford Graduate School of Business under his belt, Kamal Nagi begins to blog about his MBA experiences Read more

Kellogg students have recently returned from a series of week-long trips to various locations around the world, which include fun activities and also voluntary work for local communities Read more

It was only once he was in his global MBA class that Suhel understood the meaning of global diversity Read more