Tag Archives: Entrepreneurship

The MMS Experience: Learn to Love Networking!

The Fox Center is in full action, and Fuqua is getting busier as the days go by. It seems like the school year just started, except that we are already almost done with our second term as MMSers. I started … Continue reading

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Making an Impact, Leaving a Legacy

Coming into the MMS program, everyone tries to find their niche. I knew it would be a little different for me because my primary focus did not include the traditional areas of finance, consulting, or marketing. Instead, I wanted to … Continue reading

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MMS Interns Provide Valuable Support

Almost a year ago, I graduated from the MMS program, eager to apply the skills that I had learned to build a successful career. If someone had told me though, that I would be working with MMS interns less than … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship – From Theory to Practice

Durham is arguably at the center of the growing Research Triangle Park area that fosters a massive amount of technology startups. Incubators and programs for entrepreneurs to meet, converse, and solve problems are in abundance, especially on Duke’s campus. Personally, … Continue reading

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Alumni Benefits – Events for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship has always been something that I’ve had a strong interest in, and I like to think of myself as an “entrepreneur in training.” While I was a student at Fuqua, I found a number of resources to support my … Continue reading

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Putting the MMS Degree to Good Use

Chronicling my MMS journey has been an amazing experience, and now as an alumna I hope to give you some perspective on how I’m putting my degree to use. I’ve had a long standing interest in entrepreneurship, particularly in emerging … Continue reading

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Meet MMS Professor Sharon Belenzon

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Fuqua Professor Sharon Belenzon who teaches a strategy class in the MMS program. It was a privilege to learn more about his research and interests: Please tell me about yourself, maybe a … Continue reading

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Research Assistant Work Provides Valuable Experience

Since February, a classmate, Crystal Luo, and I have worked as assistants to Fuqua Executive in Residence Bill Sax. Professor Sax has run a small business consulting course for more than 25 years. MBAs in his classes consult fledgling businesses … Continue reading

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Duke Supports Entrepreneurs

Is becoming an entrepreneur a part of your career goals? Business school can be one of the many important steps you’ll need to achieve this goal and Fuqua’s curriculum provides excellent preparation. Since I’ve been here I’ve had the opportunity … Continue reading

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