dozens of students pose alongside bikes that were built during a team building exercise, international student Lessons I’ve Learned as an International Student (3/29/2019)- First, A Bit About Me Hello prospective Fuqua students! I’m Meena Selvarengaraju, and I’m in the midst of my third term as part of the Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) Class of 2019. I am a conservative Indian living in Singapore, and I’ve always wanted to push my limits and stretch my boundaries while staying true to my values. Fuqua turned out to be a perfect platform for me to do just that. My Fuqua Experience Each of the experiences that I’ve had with Fuqua—from the admissions process to ice breakers with my classmates to team building exercises to rigorous classroom sessions… ...Read More

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How Duke Helped Me Land a Job at Boston Consulting Group by Coralie Lannelongue- This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA alumna prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Finding Yourself If you are anything like me, you began your MBA...
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Becoming a Business School Student by Claire Moellering- This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  As I spent time in the Global Studies Building during my undergrad years at the University...
Break a Leg. No Really, it Helps. by Coralie Lannelongue- This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  I don’t quite know when I decided that I wanted to do an MBA. I always...

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the entire class in business attire in the JB Duke Hotel lounge for a group photo; key learnings 3 Key Learnings from the Program February 19, 2019 -- As my MBA journey recently came to a close, I got to reflect on my time with Fuqua. After traveling in four different continents with my cohort of more than 110 classmates, I...
five students pointing at a team room computer screen during the first term residency 4 Things to Know Before Starting the First Term January 18, 2019 -- After months of waiting, chatting with future classmates via Slack, and MBA Math-ing to prepare for the coursework, beginning of the first term finally arrived! Orientation and the first residency in Durham was a remarkable...
the four students that made up Steve's consulting team My FCCP Experience: Consulting, Leadership, Teamwork, and Helping Children October 12, 2018 -- The Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum (FCCP), a hallmark program at our business school, is an experiential learning opportunity where students work on a team to solve a real-world problem with a client. Being a firm...
6 classmates around a restaurant table, next step in my career How the Duke MBA is Preparing Me for the Next Step in My Career October 2, 2018 -- Why go back to earn an MBA? Why now? Why Fuqua? These are some of the questions I received when deciding to pursue an MBA midway through my career. I have experienced professional...
A screenshot from the WebEx we used to collaborate during case competitions Are MBA Case Competitions For You? June 8, 2018 -- Admittedly, consulting is a popular and well-explored career in business schools. Experience in consulting can be powerful: you gain multi-disciplinary and cross-functional exposure while working on strategic C-suite problems in various industries. So...