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How Our Career Management Center Works with Students

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May 8, 2019

five members of the career management center chat around a conference table

In the Career Management Center (CMC), we know that each student’s career journey is different, including the reasons that led to the selection of the Global Executive MBA program. Therefore we offer a variety of career-related programs and services

Are MBA Case Competitions For You?

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June 8, 2018

A screenshot from the WebEx we used to collaborate during case competitions

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…

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…

Inside the Cross Continent MBA Consulting Club

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April 6, 2017

two dozen consulting club members pose for a group shot

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  If you have doubts about the effectiveness of student clubs within the…

Spotlight on The Cross Continent MBA Energy Club

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January 14, 2017

8 members of the Energy Club pose for a group photo

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Professional clubs in the Cross Continent MBA program provide students with the…

After Graduation: Enjoying Being a Consultant

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December 13, 2016

Me in the business section of a international flight, one of the perks of being a consultant

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA alumna prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Now that I have the job with Boston Consulting Group (BCG), what’s it…

My Journey from India to Fuqua

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October 10, 2013

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  I was extremely happy with the job and career progression I had achieved in the first…