Author Archives: Ashima Sehgal

Ashima Sehgal

About Ashima Sehgal

MMS, Class of 2014. Find out more about me...

The Duke Start–Up Challenge: Are You Game?

One of the great things that’s constantly emphasized about Fuqua is that it is a risk-free learning environment. So does taking the element of risk out of speculative ventures enhance the learning potential? According to the participants of the Duke … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Lesson in (Time) Management

“I am definitely going to take a course on time management … just as soon as I can work it into my schedule.” – Louis E. Boone This quote very well captures the essence of being in business school, and … Continue reading

Posted in About MMS, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Are you a Fuqua Fit?

The final application deadline for Fuqua’s MMS: FOB program, April 1, 2014, is only a couple of weeks away. If you’re still wondering if you fit the bill of the ideal MMS candidate, this post is aimed at breaking the … Continue reading

Posted in About MMS, Admissions, Energy & Environment, Events, Why MMS | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Networking is like a Game of Ping Pong, Literally

When you’re a graduate student at The Fuqua School of Business, even the fortune cookie that you get with your Chinese takeout food gives you the same advice — “attend receptions, send emails and make yourself memorable.” It’s a concept … Continue reading

Posted in About MMS, Around Campus, Careers, International, Sports, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

There’s a First Time for Everything at Duke

If you’re a “How I Met Your Mother” enthusiast like me, you’ll remember one of the golden rules — “new is always better.” As someone who lived in the same city for all her life, and was working 60-hour weeks, … Continue reading

Posted in About MMS, Around Campus, Around Durham, International, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Favorite Part of Fuqua: A Feeling of Belonging

You step inside the doorway, and your heart tingles with excitement. The first thing you see is the hallway with the row of flags from every country represented at Fuqua. You spot the flag of your home country, and are … Continue reading

Posted in About MMS, Around Campus, International, Student Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment