Tag Archives: Technology

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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Friendly, Knowledgeable Career Advice

At Fuqua, there is a wonderful program called Volunteer Alumni Career Fellows (VACF). The VACFs are Fuqua MBA alumni who volunteer to be paired with an MMS student by the Career Management Center (CMC). Matches are made according to the … Continue reading

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Wanted: Consulting Job

MMS Grad Offers Tips on Recruitment Process My classmate and recent grad Alex Swan (MMS ’12) is now a Global Business Services Consultant at IBM in San Francisco. Recruiting for consulting positions begins earlier than for other jobs, and I thought … Continue reading

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Bringing March Madness to the Web

Turner Broadcasting was on campus the other week – and I know it has been said before, but it bears repeating – Fuqua attracts the most amazing speakers! Three “Turner Talks” were scheduled throughout the day. The first was a … Continue reading

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Former Infosys Chairman & CEO Talks Leadership

I love the guest speakers that Fuqua brings in. Recently, the former Chairman and CEO of Infosys, Narayana Murthy came to the school to discuss lessons in leadership as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series and the Duke India Business … Continue reading

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I’m Off to London!

Looking Forward to my “Winternship” MMS students get about a 4-week winter break. A lot of students use that time to do an internship. We call these “Winternships” … I found my Winternship through a curator/professor who I worked for … Continue reading

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Business Gets Social

In early September, Fuqua’s Center for Technology, Entertainment, and Media (CTEM) sponsored the First Annual Technology, Entertainment, and Media Deep Dive, focusing on the world of social media. The event explored the interaction between businesses and social media outlets – … Continue reading

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