Networking

Kelvin Chiu

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

Ernest Kwame Gyimah, European School of Management and Technology

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

Kelvin Chiu

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

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

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

Mark Partridge, University of Washington

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

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

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

Mark Partridge, University of Washington

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

Andrew DeLuca, WHU

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

Andrew DeLuca, WHU

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

Ryan Conway, Thunderbird School of Global Management

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

Katie Cannon, London Business School

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

Kamal Nagi, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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

Kamal Nagi, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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

Suhel Banerjee, Kellogg School of Management

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

Suhel Banerjee, Kellogg School of Management

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

Kelvin Chiu

In his first blog Kelvin Chiu feels excited but also a little apprehensive as he contemplates his MBA journey Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

A break from the MBA routine gives Brigitte time to reflect on what the MBA has taught her so far Read more

Brigitte Roediger, University of Stellenbosch

With her school hosting MBAs from another continent, Brigitte has discovered that MBAs the world over appear to think alike Read more

Alanna Petroff, Saïd Oxford

For the first time Oxford and Cambridge students collaborate to put on a Ted conference – where speakers discuss technology, entertainment and design.  Read more

Abhishek Ramanathan, Australian School of Business

With the first term finished students are beginning to take the programme more in their stride and are beginning to focus on the recruitment process Read more

Lidija Pehak Kolenko, Essec Business School

In May, Geneva once again played host to an exclusive event. It was the eleventh European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition, which I had the opportunity to attend. Read more

Barbara O'Beirne, UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business

Opportunities present themselves in the most unexpected of circumstances and a fleeting conversation can change someone’s career path Read more

Barry Chien, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

The importance of networking and the value it can add to your career prospects has been brought home to Barry Chien Read more