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Valerie Matena

About Valerie Matena

Weekend Executive MBA, Class of 2014. Find out more about me...

Highlights from Partners’ Weekend

Anyone who has experienced Team Fuqua through a day on campus realizes that getting your MBA in the Weekend program is not an individual accomplishment. Some of the most important team members often go unrecognized. Twice during the program, our … Continue reading

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Sakai: Not as Scary as it Sounds

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not the most tech-savvy member of my WEMBA class. I showed up to my first class last June with my trusty Blackberry in hand, much to the amusement of my classmates. In … Continue reading

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Forming Your Professional Playbook: Advice from an Industry Leader

While most of us at Fuqua, myself included, have long ago given up on our dreams of playing professional sports, I have to admit that when I had the opportunity to hear from Elizabeth Lindsey, Co-President of the Consulting Division … Continue reading

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