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Read about the experiences of other MBA students, alumni, and industry insiders! In this section, we cover a variety of aspects when it comes to choosing your MBA program – from exploring different schools and programs to study destinations to more practical topics.

5 reasons why career coaching is so vital during an MBA
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
19/09/2022
5 reasons why career coaching is so vital during an MBA
MBA career coaching is so much more than interview tips and CV workshops. In fact, it could help you grow in confidence, become a better person, and secure your dream job. To find out more, we spoke to Lonneke Korenromp, the Head of Career Services and Alumni Relations at Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam.
The future of video resumes
5 min. reading
MBA Industry trends
05/09/2022
The future of video resumes
Although video is an integral part of applying for an MBA, video resumes haven’t taken off yet. Could that change? We spoke to career coach and MBA admissions expert Colleen Paulson to find out more about this emerging trend.
Launch your career in Europe with the #1 MBA in Amsterdam
3 min. reading
MBA Jobs
22/06/2022
Launch your career in Europe with the #1 MBA in Amsterdam
The Nyenrode MBA is the top-ranked MBA in Amsterdam. It gives graduates the skills, experience, and contacts they need to launch their careers in Europe. In this article, we hear from a range of students and staff from the school to find out more.
The decision to transition: Doing an MBA for a career change
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
01/06/2022
The decision to transition: Doing an MBA for a career change
After completing a Bachelor of Sports Management, Greta Swift found that job opportunities in the industry weren’t quite as enticing as she expected. In order to make a switch to a different sector, she knew the best option was to do an MBA for a career change. She told MBAGRADSCHOOLS about the ins and outs of pivoting her career, giving insightful examples to learn from.
Going beyond the $150,000 exit salary of Columbia MBA grads
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
16/05/2022
Going beyond the $150,000 exit salary of Columbia MBA grads
Everybody wants to make an impact on the world in their own little way. With an MBA, you’re giving yourself a better opportunity to make a bigger impact. We spoke to Michael De Lucia from Columbia Business School to learn how their MBA program gives students the tools they need to make that impact.
The MBA triple jump: 3 success stories of recent graduates
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
13/05/2022
The MBA triple jump: 3 success stories of recent graduates
The so-called MBA triple jump happens when a graduate changes job location, industry, and function after their program. We heard from three graduates of the HKU MBA program to learn how they managed the triple jump.
One key benefit of an MBA that isn’t always advertised in brochures
4 min. reading
Editor's pick
27/04/2022
One key benefit of an MBA that isn’t always advertised in brochures
As the Assistant Dean of Daytime Career Services at Duke Fuqua School of Business, Ed Bernier gives MBA grads the tools they need to launch a successful career. We spoke with him to learn about the track record of the Duke careers team, the most in-demand MBA industries right now, and the biggest benefit of an MBA from Duke.
How this Indian MBA student landed two dream jobs post-MBA
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
22/04/2022
How this Indian MBA student landed two dream jobs post-MBA
As a result of his two-year MBA at Whitman School of Management, Indian student Hari Padmanabhan landed his first post-MBA dream job at Amazon. He told MBAGRADSCHOOLS about his journey toward Supply Chain Management and how his MBA helped launch a career in the field.
Breaking into the technology industry with an MBA
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
30/03/2022
Breaking into the technology industry with an MBA
After speaking with previous managers and mentors, Mark MacKew decided that an MBA could help him break into his dream industry: software and technology. He shared with MBAGRADSCHOOLS how the program at the UBC Sauder School of Business gave him the skills, knowledge, and network he needed to transform his career.
3 takeaways from the Berkeley Haas MBA Employment Report
4 min. reading
MBA Jobs
23/03/2022
3 takeaways from the Berkeley Haas MBA Employment Report
The Berkeley Haas MBA Employment Report reveals the impressive career trends and salaries of its top-ranked MBA program. We spoke to Abby Scott, Assistant Dean of MBA Career Management and Corporate Partnerships at Berkeley Haas, to get her insights into Berkeley Haas’ top ranking in exit salaries post-MBA, and how their career support is unique.
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