MBA Career Prospects

INSEAD

Women in entrepreneurship: How the INSEAD MBA prepares you for life as an entrepreneur

Women in Entrepreneurship – INSEAD MBA   Why an MBA at INSEAD? Diverse professionals from all over the world join the INSEAD MBA – from career switchers to established entrepreneurs to corporate leaders. For Virginia Brumby Ferreira, now Founder & Director of Survival Chic, INSEAD represented a journey of discovery. “I came into the MBA …

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Ryan Gray, RSM MBA alumn

USA meets Rotterdam: The benefits of doing your MBA abroad

Ryan Gray (USA) – Rotterdam School of Management So, you have a bachelor’s in public relations and communications and have extensive experience in public affairs, communications, and marketing. Would you kindly walk us through your career in more detail? You bet. I always start this way, where I’m the youngest in my family, two older …

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ESMT Berlin MBA student careers

Recruiting in a COVID world: What skills do MBA students need to join the remote workforce?

MBA Career – ESMT Berlin 50% corporate outreach, 50% career counseling: What MBA students can expect from the Career Services team at ESMT Berlin The Career Services team at any university plays a key role in its students’ lives, especially when one of the most important factors students take into consideration when choosing a university …

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Sam Weeks, MBA Admissions Consultant

Are MBA Admissions Consultants an unfair advantage – or are they simply leveling the playing field?

Sam Weeks – Admissions Consultant   From the trading floor to the lecture hall Sam Weeks was once, as he puts it, “the guy on the trading floor with the two phones and eight screens.” (00:14) He loved the buzz of investment banking and the dynamism of London, yet he cast it aside to pursue …

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Study in the United Kingdom

Doing an MBA in the UK in 2021: Challenges, opportunities, and looking to the future

Applying for an MBA in the UK in 2021? Brexit & COVID-19: Two monster challenges facing international students While Brexit is nothing new, the addition of a global pandemic in 2020 certainly didn’t make things easier for those looking to study in the UK. Even though the next few months are still expected to be …

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Connecting the dots between your MBA and your career in real-time

Tim Vollrath – University of St.Gallen MBA   Open-minded classmates and “enormous” diversity MBA cohorts are typically a vibrant mix of nationalities, work backgrounds, and professional experience. That’s not some happy accident – it tends to be done purposefully by admissions teams to enrich class discussions and introduce global business perspectives into the program.  With …

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Transitioning from the Indian Army to a career in fintech after an MBA in Copenhagen

Govinda Prasad (India) – Copenhagen Business School   Walk us through your career in more detail. I did my Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pune in India. I graduated in 2009 and I got selected for the Indian Army as a technical officer. I am a second-generation veteran; my father had served …

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Hult MBA student

Why this British Army Reservist decided to do an MBA at Hult International Business School

Maxine Fish – Hult International Business School   Walk us through your career path to date. I did a BA in social anthropology at McGill University in Montreal, and then I moved to London to do a Master’s of Science in Medical Anthropology, which is a division of public health. In the summer, I took …

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International University of Monaco student

How an MBA at the International University of Monaco helped this student land a top job at TikTok in New York City

Cole Rosson (United States) – International University of Monaco   Landing a job at TikTok Studying in Monaco turned out to be one of the very things recruiters asked Cole in one of his interviews at TikTok. Because of IUM’s focus on luxury branding, Cole found himself with a major advantage: “IUM has a really …

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Gerardo Arteaga (El Salvador) - Beedie School of Business

To have and to hold… An MBA? Why this husband and wife duo left El Salvador to do an MBA in Canada

Gerardo Arteaga (El Salvador) – Beedie School of Business   What led you from El Salvador to an MBA abroad? I decided that I needed something to develop my professional skills. I felt a little bit stuck in my career, and I decided that something I really want to do is an MBA. It was …

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