MBA Life (13): Applying for an internship? Here’s a handy action plan

The original source of this article appeared in blogs.ft.com (Jan 25, 2016) The search for an internship during an MBA is an important experience for many students. It provides the chance to work in the jobs and places where we see ourselves in the future. Regardless of previous work experience, the search for an internship is… Read More MBA Life (13): Applying for an internship? Here’s a handy action plan

MBA Life (12) Insights from Meetings with Senior Management

The original source of this article appeared in blogs.ft.com (August 25, 2015) As the new semester approaches, I have been reflecting on the first half of my MBA. On the academic front, several courses have been valuable in widening my views: corporate finance (analysing a company’s strategy by looking at their historical financials), organisational behaviour (biases and/or… Read More MBA Life (12) Insights from Meetings with Senior Management

MBA Life (11): How to evaluate your MBA professors

The original source of this article appeared in blogs.ft.com (July 21, 2015) We all agree that networking with alumni, meeting international students, having a nice brand on your CV, and potentially getting recruited while on campus are important aspects of the expected MBA experience. Nonetheless, the fundamental reason for an MBA is the content you get in… Read More MBA Life (11): How to evaluate your MBA professors

MBA Life (10): MBA Tournament: An experience to share

The original source of this article appeared in blogs.ft.com (June 08, 2015) More than a month has passed since the event, and people are still talking about it. We have received comments from MBA students from Manchester, ESADE, RSM, IE about how the event has been a memorable moment in their MBA experience. And from the… Read More MBA Life (10): MBA Tournament: An experience to share

MBA Life (7): Sharing thoughts on time management

Some weeks again we had our 2nd TEC seminar. The theme: time management. I have to admit I didn’t know what to expect from the session, I mean, is there new information on the topic?: to do lists, prioritizing, balance, books, etc? To my surprise, and my classmates, it was a very good and intensive session. It was a session where all… Read More MBA Life (7): Sharing thoughts on time management