When Johanna Singer began her MBA she was advised that she would not be able to handle all three aspects of the MBA experience – career, social and academic – at the same time. Initially she dismissed this advice, but now in her second semester she has revised her opinion Read more
Sonal has begun the second year of her MBA prgramme. For her this year is going to be about people and making memories, one of the advantages she says of a two-year programme Read more
Orientation gives students the chance to understand exactly what the MBA programme entails. One tip is to keep on top of the workload, otherwise you will always be playing ‘catch-up’ Read more
January is a slow time for business in Australia. We’re in the middle of a heat wave, the Australian Open tennis is on and many are enjoying an extended Christmas/New Year break.
However, with an intensive MBA programme at Melbourne Business School to complete in just 12 months, my cohort and I have already had our first week of classes and activities, forming part of three weeks of orientation, leadership and ethics training. Read more
With his MBA programme about to start one blogger is making the most of his final weeks of “freedom” Read more
Before the start of any MBA it is important to get to know your colleagues. A relaxing weekend away from the school is one of the best ways of achieving this Read more
Although formal classes have yet to begin life is already busy for one MBA blogger as Mandarin classes and cultural visits take up much of his time Read more
Halfway through her two year MBA Katie is off to the Anderson School of Management on an exchange programme Read more
In his first week of business school, Wesley Cole learns to expect the unexpected Read more
Graduation was not quite the end for me and I thought I would write my final blog about the incoming One-Year MBA Class, the class of 2011. Read more
It’s the beginning of something new for me. While excited, I must confess I am also a bit scared and nervous. Questions come and go as I sit outside my apartment’s balcony and look out:
What kind of year is this going to be?
What are my professors like?
I wonder how my fellow MBA students are preparing?
Did I do my laundry today? Read more