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3 Key Learnings from the Program

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February 19, 2019

the entire class in business attire in the JB Duke Hotel lounge for a group photo; key learnings

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…

A Day in the Life of a Global Executive MBA

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January 5, 2018

students posing in front of the Bund in Shanghai, during a day in the life of a Global Executive MBA student

As part of the residency for our fourth term, my Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) classmates and I were in Shanghai. I wanted to provide insights on life in the program, so here are some…

Your MBA Cohort Makes Everything Click

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November 20, 2017

your MBA cohort makes everything click...classmates having dinner and beers on a patio

Before starting the Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program, the recurring advice I received was that much of your experience would be about the cohort and the network you build. This seemed it would…

Club Spotlight: Social Impact

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November 15, 2017

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Professional clubs in the program provide students with the opportunity to gain academic and industry knowledge…

How to Do Dubai Like a Pro

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July 6, 2017

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  During Duke University’s intensive and internationally-focused Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) program, you’ll travel…

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…

Top 16 Things to Do in the CCMBA Program

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February 20, 2017

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  College is a time of exploration. Most people have four years (for those in undergrad, the…

Why Diversity at Fuqua Gives Me Hope for Tomorrow

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August 18, 2016

the dozens of national and other flags in the halls symbolize the diversity at Fuqua

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  It’s 3:30 a.m. and I can’t sleep. This happens from time to…

7 Ways to Maximize the MBA Experience

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July 5, 2016

students celebrating Holi in Delhi, maximize the MBA experience

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  The Cross Continent MBA is a unique program. Residencies. Visas. Traveling to some…

Time Management and Prioritization at the Residencies

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September 11, 2015

Running toward the India Gate in Delhi, Time Management and Prioritization at the Residencies

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  The 10 or more days spent at a Cross Continent residency are fun,…

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