Team spirit: EMBA team members need to find the best way to work and communicate with each other

The challenge is how to juggle the demands of a full time job, dedicating late nights and weekends to school work, making time for loved ones and squeezing whatever hours are left in the week to maintaining some sanity. Beyond collaborating on cases, presentations and reports, the team affords the space for learning, inspiring and challenging each other, and a support system even when dealing with life challenges. Read more

Thunderbird’s Career Management Center provides Brenden Sheehan the opportunity for teamwork 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

Brenden Sheehan is pleasantly surprised by a pivotal assignment Read more

Omar Khan is introduced to a tradition created by his professor  Read more

Philippa Rock summarises her summer and motivations  Read more

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

Brenden Sheehan describes his cohort’s reunion in Singapore  Read more

Monica Dee, one of our Asia-based bloggers, ends the holiday season on a high with a charity challenge Read more

Marta Szczerba describes a school trip to Argentina, where she is being teamed with five classmates to work on a consulting project Read more

Michael Wieder, one of our UK-based bloggers, finds himself running a market stall with his MBA peers and is struck by how competitive everyone gets Read more

Two days of design thinking provide a refreshing change from case study methods for US-based blogger Marta Szczerba Read more

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

Gareth Rees, one of our UK-based bloggers, finds discussing business in a global context leads to some interesting questions  Read more

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

Faced with a variety of tasks, our Asia-based blogger Monica Dee, is learning the importance of time management Read more

Gareth Rees, our MBA blogger at the University of Bath, reflects on the differences between studying for an MBA and an executive MBA Read more

“Despite a conviction for fraud, which billionaire said he was planning to stand in the European elections?” and “Which internet company turned down Daniek Ek, the founder of Spotify, for a job?” were just two of the questions in the FT’s Business School Challenge, which launched this week. Seven European business schools participated and and the winner was…… Read more

MBA blogger Andrew Radin believes that having a great team stems from developing real relationships.  Read more

What is the difference between management and leadership? One blogger has the answer Read more

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

Working on an innovation project has ups and down but there are many lessons to be learnt on the way Read more

One blogger has realised the importance of collaboration when it comes to getting something done Read more

Teamwork and class diversity go a long way towards making an MBA programme successful Read more