Tag Archives: Case Studies

Blowing Off Some Steam

An important part of being in the MMS program is knowing how to unwind. The program is so fast paced that it’s easy to get swept away by assignments, finals, and the job search. A bunch of my friends and … Continue reading

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Breaking into Consulting

Case Competition Provides Valuable Learning Experience Placing second out of 22 teams at my first consulting competition … “happy” doesn’t even begin to describe my feelings! My fellow MMSers and I were lucky to be given the opportunity to participate … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons to Join MMS

Attending the MMS program is one of the best (if not the best) decision I have made. I had no clue about the MMS program until after I scored well on the GMAT and researched one-year master’s programs in the … Continue reading

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Strategy Class Leaves Lasting Impression

So far, one of the most interesting MMS classes I’ve taken is Principles of Strategy, taught by Professor Sharon Belenzon. This class was very different from anything I had taken before, and was really thought provoking. Case-Based Learning In Principles … Continue reading

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Diversity in MMS & Why it Matters

Every educational institution talks about how diverse they are, and Fuqua is no different. The MMS website says: 30% of the student body has international citizenship, representing over 20 countries. Students come from 77 different undergraduate institutions, with 42 different majors. So why … Continue reading

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What are Case Studies?

Okay so here’s a heads up for business school – and this applies to almost every business school – you will learn via the case method. I recently went to NC State to talk to some undergrads about the MMS … Continue reading

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“Mobile Wars” Provide Real-World Experience

Ten MMS students just wrapped up two months’ worth of heavy tech research and debate. This year’s first Center for Technology, Entertainment and Media (CTEM) Case Competition was titled “MOBILE WARS: Google vs. Apple.” The Challenge I signed up to … Continue reading

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Case Competition Sheds Light on Consulting

As a member of the MMS Consulting Club, I took part in the Accenture Case Competition, in conjunction with the Masters in Engineering Management (MEM) Consulting Club. For the competition, MMS and MEM students teamed up and came up with … Continue reading

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