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    Exploring Rochester One Meal at a Time

    Exploring Rochester One Meal at a Time

    by on September 11th, 2015

    The following blog post was written by Adrian Finch, MS Marketing 2012; MBA 2015 Rochester is home to some of the best restaurants and bars in the area. As someone who has grown up in the area and has watched the city … Read More

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    Meet Cameron – IE IMBA and Yale MAM Graduate

    Meet Cameron – IE IMBA and Yale MAM Graduate

    by on September 11th, 2015

    By Arabdha Sudhir   Talking to Cameron, one cannot possibly miss the ring of positivity in his voice and the zest to do things differently! You come back inspired – and it’s no surprise he´s working as a … Read More

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    Professor Marianne Jennings on Business Ethics

    Professor Marianne Jennings on Business Ethics

    by on September 10th, 2015

    Professor Emeritus Marianne Jennings says with a laugh that she “failed miserably” at retirement. “Failure” is a word that Jennings’ friends and students would never associate with her name. She’s better … Read More

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    What’s the Best Way to Get to Know the Texas MBA Program? Attend an Event!

    What’s the Best Way to Get to Know the Texas MBA Program? Attend an Event!

    by on September 10th, 2015

    The top-ranked Texas MBA program offers a prestigious degree from acclaimed McCombs School of Business faculty across six programs in four cities. We strongly encourage you to check out our many events happening this … Read More

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    A Summer Beyond Expectations

    A Summer Beyond Expectations

    by on September 10th, 2015

    By Henrique Lyra Bahr T'16 Henrique is a second-year student at Tuck. Prior to school, he worked in investment management as a buy-side equity analyst in his hometown of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Throughout his life, … Read More

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    Darden Abroad: Geneva, Paris, London, Madrid

    Darden Abroad: Geneva, Paris, London, Madrid

    by on September 10th, 2015

    Several members of the Darden community are in Europe for a series of exciting events that kick off this weekend. This Saturday, 12 September, Darden will host the Paris Leadership Forum. Dean Scott C. Beardsley will be … Read More

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    SBSP: The Scholar’s Perspective

    SBSP: The Scholar’s Perspective

    by on September 10th, 2015

    Just a short time ago, over 60 students from all over the world were excitedly sporting these shades—contents of a package signaling their admission to the Summer Business Scholars Program (SBSP).    Weeks later, … Read More

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    Words of wisdom, Karl Cox’s commencement speech

    Words of wisdom, Karl Cox’s commencement speech

    by on September 10th, 2015

    The Global MBA students had the honor of hosting Karl Cox, the Vice President for Global Public Affairs at Oracle at the 2015 graduation. With great kindness, Mr Cox was happy to share his commencement speech which … Read More

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    Around the world in 10 months at INSEAD

    Around the world in 10 months at INSEAD

    by on September 9th, 2015

    To all the people hesitating between an MBA and a one-year trip around the world, I now have the official solution—go to INSEAD!  Before last year, I thought that I either had to focus on my career and education, or … Read More

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    Deep breath.

    Deep breath.

    by on September 9th, 2015

    Yes, today is the Round 1 deadline. Noon, EDT. I promise that server traffic will be high at high noon. Don’t panic. We’ll keep the system open as long as there are people trying to submit applications. The … Read More

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    Cultural Explorations in Uganda

    Cultural Explorations in Uganda

    by on September 8th, 2015

    Having studied and worked all my life in and around Montreal, INSEAD is my gateway to international opportunities. So much learned in the first half of the MBA. As practice makes perfect, why not a summer internship to … Read More

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    What About Late Recommendations?

    What About Late Recommendations?

    by on September 8th, 2015

    Trying to think of what might be helpful today. Maybe this: Some of you may be having recommender-induced-anxiety-attacks. All of a sudden your recommender is traveling, for example. What happens if they don’t get … Read More

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    In Bold Pursuit: Sarah Rumbaugh

    In Bold Pursuit: Sarah Rumbaugh

    by on September 8th, 2015

    From the i.Lab Incubator to the Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, it is clear that entrepreneurship is one of the many paths that can be nurtured at Darden. One such example of this is Sarah Rumbaugh … Read More

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    Finding the Right Fit

    Finding the Right Fit

    by on September 8th, 2015

    By Fedor Volkov T’17 and Evgeniya Moldasheva T’17 Fedor was born in Moscow, Russia but lived in Toluca, Mexico for eight years. He graduated from one of the most prestigious technical universities in … Read More

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