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6 Things I Learned During First-Year MBA Recruiting

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October 25, 2018

Duke Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski on stage talking with Fuqua Dean Bill Boulding, MBA recruiting

For international students new to the country, MBA recruiting in the U.S. can be a daunting task. Now, as a second-year who has gone through the summer internship recruiting in full circle, I’ve…

Finding Yourself Through Recruiting: My Road to Tech

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May 15, 2017

Fuqua School of Business Daytime MBA 2017 Graduation Ceremony

An open secret at Fuqua is that for most new MBAs, your past career—and even what you wrote as career goals in your admissions essays—no longer defines where you’re going once you walk through Fuqua’s…

Why Investment Banking?

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December 20, 2016

investment banking firms among those listed on signs for a networking session in Fuqua's Fox Center

Like many of my Fuqua classmates, my career objectives diverged from what I wrote in my admissions essays. When I applied to the dual JD/MBA program in September 2014, only a few months…

A Supportive MBA Network has Helped Me Grow

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March 25, 2016

Student attendees of the SBSI conference pose with Rose Marcario, Patagonia CEO

The first question each applicant is asked during his or her admissions interview here is typically, “Why Fuqua?” Each one of us has our own reasons, and one is probably the famous Team Fuqua spirit….

Peace Corps Experience Benefits MBA Academics and Recruiting

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August 20, 2015

With local on a beach in Madagascar - How Peace Corps Experience Benefits MBA Academics and Recruiting, from Fuqua's Duke MBA student blog

One of the best realizations I’ve had during my Duke MBA career is just how much my Peace Corps service has benefited me in my studies and career recruiting. Although it may not seem…

About the Career Management Center

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July 20, 2015

Duke Fuqua's Steve Dalton presenting to students on the MBA career search

A few years ago, Fuqua’s Career Management Center (CMC) went through a significant re-organization as part of a broader effort to better align the school’s strategy, resources, and activities. As a result, the…

My First Year at Fuqua

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April 21, 2015

Orientation at Fuqua for the Class of 2016

We are three weeks away from finishing the academic year, and I have a lot of mixed feelings about what my first year at Fuqua has been. In my first day at business…

Recruiting Made Easy with the Help of Team Fuqua

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March 31, 2015

It’s hard to believe that I’m in the last term of my first year. The year really has flown by, and while academics and extracurricular activities have been a large part of the…

The Growth of Latin American Recruiting

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November 10, 2014

Through the economic growth experienced in the last decade, Latin America has seen an increase in demand for MBAs, and U.S. schools are the main target for applicants. Students from the region have…

MBA Skills Put to Work—Consulting in South Africa

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October 27, 2014

I spent spring break of my first year applying my MBA skills to an international consulting project in South Africa! The experience was part of the Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum or FCCP, a…

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