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Gaining a Unique Health Care Perspective at HSM Bootcamp

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November 15, 2017

100 MBA students gathered at HSM Bootcamp

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Every year, the Duke Health Sector Management (HSM) program hosts Bootcamp, a week-long intensive course for…

Health Sector Management Around the World

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June 14, 2017

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Duke’s Fuqua School of Business offers a unique program for those interested…

How Distance Learning Works in the Cross Continent MBA

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November 16, 2016

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Before I started the Cross Continent MBA program, I was curious as…

Extreme Accounting Makeover: Katherine Schipper Edition

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October 20, 2016

Professor Katherine Schipper with a few dozen of her accounting students

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Thanks to the reality TV show we know how the script goes….

Working with Faculty and Staying Engaged as an Alumnus

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October 27, 2015

John Graham participating in discussion - working with faculty members at Duke's Fuqua School of Business

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA alumnus who graduated prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Since graduating from the Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) program in…

Rethinking the Business of Health Care

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September 15, 2015

student presentation on the business of health care during a Fuqua course for Duke MBA students

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Worldwide, health care costs per capita and health care expenditure as a…

Stepping Out of My Comfort Zone for an MBA Class

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June 25, 2015

Fuqua's Cross Continent MBA class of 2010

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  “Don’t worry Professor, we’re still teaching Laura how to use the calculator, but we’ll make sure…

Beyond the Business Case Study: Talking with the CEO

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June 16, 2015

Cross Continent Students at the Taj Mahal

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Before I debrief our recent Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) residency in New Delhi, our business case…

How the Cross Continent MBA Breaks from the Norm: A Q&A with Professor Jeremy Petranka

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May 22, 2015

Duke Fuqua School of Business Professor Jeremy Petranka with Cross Continent MBA students in India

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  I received this note from a Cross Continent MBA ’15 student that essentially sums up the…

Exploring Global Markets and Institutions in India

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May 19, 2015

Duke Fuqua Cross Continent MBA Students at the Taj Mahal

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  One of the reasons I chose the Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) program was the Global Markets…