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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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Current MBA Student

MBA Student Profile: SMU Cox, Sherrie Johnson

Posted by TheMBATour on 05 December 2016 / 1 Comment

Sherrie Johnson, a 2nd year Full-Time MBA Student at SMU Cox School of Business, explains how her entrepreneurial motivations led her to make a career switch from engineering and pursue an MBA. She also shares her advice for prospective students. 

Name: Sherrie Johnson

School: MBA, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University

Profession: 2nd year in full-time MBA program at SMU Cox School of Business

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Alumni Profile: UConn, Armond Hodge

Posted by TheMBATour on 30 November 2016 / 0 Comments

Armond Hodge earned his MBA from UConn School of Business. Hear his advice for future MBA applicants!

Name: Armond Hodge

School: MBA, UConn School of Business, The University of Connecticut

Profession: Financial Development Rotation Program, Gartner, Inc.


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Alumni Profile: Georgia Tech, Jake Sisley

Posted by TheMBATour on 18 November 2016 / 0 Comments

Jake Sisley, an MBA from Scheller College of Business at Georgia Tech, shares how he utilized Scheller's innovative MBA coursework and Career Services to make a succesful career switch.

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Alumni Profile: William & Mary, Audrey Wobst Stanley

Posted by TheMBATour on 16 November 2016 / 0 Comments

Audrey Wobst Stanley earned her MBA from William & Mary. Now a Management Consultant at Deloitte, she shares her "dos and don'ts" with prospective students.

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Alumni Profile: Chicago Booth, Anna Pione

Posted by TheMBATour on 14 November 2016 / 0 Comments

Previously shared by Chicago Booth, Anna Pione, MBA '15, explains how her MBA prepared her for her job at McKinsey & Company.

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Alumni Profile: Boston College, Kevin Killelea

Posted by TheMBATour on 28 October 2016 / 0 Comments

Previously published by Boston College, Kevin Killelea, an alumnus of BC's Carroll School of Management, shares how his MBA helped him advance his career in financial services. He also provides advice for future students regarding the importance of MBA internships. 

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Alumni Profile: UCLA Anderson, Nick Babikian

Posted by TheMBATour on 26 October 2016 / 0 Comments

Nick Babikian earned his MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA. He explains how he used his MBA to transition from Engineering to Investment Banking and provides advice for future students on utilizing a school's career resources. 

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Alumni Profile: St. John's, Matthew Wyatt

Posted by TheMBATour on 21 October 2016 / 0 Comments

Matthew Wyatt received his MBA from St. John's Peter J. Tobin College of Business. Hear his advice to future MBA applicants about being an international student.

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