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What I Learned During the Accenture Case Challenge

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January 17, 2020

John and his team presenting at the front of a classroom during the Accenture case challenge

Just a disclaimer: I didn’t win Accenture’s case competition. I lost. I learned. I lived to consult another day. Here’s what I took away from that lightning hour of casing and our ten-minute presentation

7 of Our Favorite Student Events

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July 10, 2019

about 100 students pose for a group photo with Duke basketball coaches on the Cameron Indoor Stadium court during one of their student events

We at Fuqua value hard work and discipline, but also live by the famous quote “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”

It All Started at Fuqua Around the World…

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April 4, 2018

Madhav, Dilnaman and Anagh at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, a friendship that started at Fuqua Around the World

I recently attended my third consecutive Fuqua Around the World networking event, but this one was different. It was my first as an MMS alumnus and my first without the two people who…

Consulting Experience: The Accenture Case Competition, Part 2

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May 25, 2015

Duke MMS Students presenting in the Accenture Case Competition

In the next few months, Fuqua will welcome the new batch of Master of Management Studies (MMS) students. If you are one of the lucky few, you might be thinking about what type…

Fuqua Around the World Comes to DKU

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May 7, 2015

Fuqua Around the World 2015 at Duke Kunshan University

Wednesday, March 25, was the scheduled date for Fuqua Around the World 2015. Which meant that on that day, more than 70 Fuqua networking and social events were to be held in different…

Consulting Experience: The Accenture Case Competition, Part 1

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October 31, 2014

How far would you go to experience new things? For some of my classmates, it would be about jumping out of a plane for skydiving. For others, it might be about traveling around…

The Duke Start–Up Challenge: Are You Game?

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July 23, 2014

One of the great things that’s constantly emphasized about Fuqua is that it is a risk-free learning environment. So does taking the element of risk out of speculative ventures enhance the learning potential?…

Habitat for Humanity: Building Houses for the Durham Community

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March 19, 2014

MMS students at Habitat for Humanity construction site

On an afternoon in November, I found myself traveling to a small neighborhood on Durham-Chapel Hill Road. As I pulled up the driveway with four classmates, I saw three houses under construction that…

What I Found Along the Road

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February 21, 2014

In 2013, I set some big goals for myself. Two of those goals ended up becoming my biggest achievements for the year: I was accepted into the MMS: Foundations of Business program and…

Business Case Competition Provides Consulting Experience

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January 16, 2014

Now that most of the MMS: FOB class has gone through the first rush of recruiting season, it seems that one of the popular routes is consulting. I had only vaguely heard of…

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