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#AFTERMYMBA: Alumni experience at Estée Lauder

Posted by TheMBATour on 19 April 2017 / 0 Comments

Ever wonder what it's like to work at one of the world's largest cosmetic companies? Carolina Cheung is taking us inside her day-to-day life as a Presidential Management Associate at Estée Lauder's Toronto office. Carolina, who has quite the following on her lifestyle focused Instagram (20k+ to be exact!), knew her passion for the cosemetics industry paired with her MBA from the University of Toronto, Rotman would take her to her dream job. 

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Alumni Profile: Georgia Tech, Maggie Lovatt

Posted by TheMBATour on 06 April 2017 / 0 Comments

After multiple years in the workforce, MBA graduate, Maggie Lovatt, returned back to school to discover new career opportunities. At Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business, Maggie viewed her MBA experience as her new "full-time job." She shares how she leveraged on campus opportunities, learned to love networking, and successfully converted a summer internship at Goldman Sachs into a post-grad career.  

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Webinar: Strengthening Your MBA Profile

Posted by TheMBATour on 05 April 2017 / 2 Comments
Looking for an edge in the application process?  Join and The MBA Tour, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 @ 7:00PM EDT for an exclusive webinar, Strengthening Your MBA Profile. 
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Current MBA Student

Student Insight: Advice for International MBA Students

Posted by TheMBATour on 04 April 2017 / 0 Comments

Do you ever find yourself staring at a map dreaming of places you haven't yet been? Perhaps there's a plane ticket that you can't make the leap to purchase. Maybe, it's just the weekly #TravelTuesday reminders on social media that are giving you the urge to make a move. An MBA could be your opportunity to travel and learn abroad.

In a recent 2016 report surveying prospective MBA students, The Graduate Management Admissions Council found that 57% of applicants hope to study internationally. Whether your coming from India to the US or moving from Peru to Spain, the transition isn't always easy.

Current UC Riverside A. Gary Anderson School of Management MBA student, Jojo Chen, shares her experience relocating from China to California and provides advice on how to make the most of your MBA abroad.

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Alumni Profile: Mercer University, Brittany Figlow

Posted by TheMBATour on 31 March 2017 / 0 Comments

Choosing an MBA program can be a challenge. Brittany Figlow, an MBA alumna of Mercer University's Stetson School of Business, explains the factors she considered when selecting a a b-school. She also advises future applicants on how an MBA can help advance your career path. 

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Current MBA Student

Student Insight: 4 Key Factors in Choosing an MBA Program

Posted by TheMBATour on 24 March 2017 / 0 Comments

Location, scholarships, program length, class size...there are countless factors to consider when choosing the best MBA program for you. It's important to narrow down your list of key decision makers early on in your research and application process to help you apply efficiently to business schools. Current UC Riverside A. Gary Anderson School of Management MBA student Jordan Cullen discusses his 4 key factors in choosing an MBA program. Learn about his experience at Anderson and follow his advice for finding the program that fits you best.

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Alumni Profile: William & Mary, Nicole Berner

Posted by TheMBATour on 23 March 2017 / 0 Comments

Sharing her MBA experience at William & Mary's Mason School of Business, Nicole Berner discusses the importance of alumni networks. She also explains the unique opportunity Mason's Executive Partners program provides for career growth and development. 

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Celebrate March Madness with #MBAMondays (Giveaway)

Posted by TheMBATour on 08 March 2017 / 3 Comments

It’s that time of year again when the study sessions get longer, the books get heavier and the exam prep sessions pile up. But don’t stress! The MBA Tour is giving you your weekly dose of #MondayMotivation with an exciting Instagram giveaway, the perfect cure to those study jitters.

Every Monday in March on Instagram, from March 13-27, The MBA Tour is giving away a US $100 Amazon gift card to one lucky winner.

Each contest period runs for one week, from Monday to Sunday.

Entering is easy.

  1. Follow @TheMBATour
  2. Like the contest post
  3. Post a motivational comment
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From an MBA Student

A Day in the LIfe of an MBA Student

Posted by TheMBATour on 25 January 2017 / 0 Comments

You've heard of an MBA, you've seen a glossy brochure for a business school, you might have even visited a school's campus or sat in on a class; but, have you ever wondered what an MBA student actually does all day? We teamed up with recent MBA grad (and retired Olympic skier), Dasha Gaiazova, for a peak into her life as full-time MBA student at HEC Montréal.

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Alumni Profile: William & Mary, Chaitra Garalapuri

Posted by TheMBATour on 17 January 2017 / 0 Comments

Chaitra Garalpuri, originally from Bangalore, India, discusses how she transitioned from engineering to business and highlights the impact her MBA class and faculty had in helping her adjust to life in a new country at William & Mary's Mason School of Business. She also explains the importance of utilizing your school's alumni network and career development programs to gain a deeper understanding of the industries and careers that interest you. 

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