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My FCCP Experience: Consulting, Leadership, Teamwork, and Helping Children

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October 12, 2018

the four students that made up Steve's consulting team

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…

How the Duke MBA is Preparing Me for the Next Step in My Career

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October 2, 2018

6 classmates around a restaurant table, next step in my career

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…

What is Team Fuqua?

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April 9, 2018

six students seated around a table, collaborating on work embodies the answer to "What is Team Fuqua?"

Team Fuqua. It’s a term you constantly hear in our community. Ask for a definition and a hundred people will tell you a hundred stories to illustrate what it means to them. Synthesizing…

10 Things I Learned in the Program

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February 15, 2018

Students around a dining table, things I learned in my MBA program

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Choosing to pursue an MBA is a life-altering decision. It usually involves spending quite some time…

3 Reasons I Chose Fuqua

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February 16, 2017

chose Fuqua

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  I have never questioned if I should complete an MBA, it was merely…

2 Big Things I Learned During MBA Orientation

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October 7, 2016

3 Cross Continent students climbing a wall during MBA Orientation

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Every Fuqua student will spend a day during MBA orientation with some of…

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…

How My MBA Training Saved Me on a 6,500-Foot Cliff

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May 9, 2016

My MBA training came in handy on this mountaintop

This blog was written by a Cross Continent MBA student prior to the program’s merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  MBA lessons can prove practical in unlikely places. I’m hanging off the…

Cross Continent MBAs Lead Fuqua into Latin America

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March 5, 2015

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  Way back when I was applying to the Cross Continent MBA (CCMBA) program, I remember thinking,…

Building Global Business Competence

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January 27, 2015

This blog was written prior to the Cross Continent MBA program merger with the Global Executive MBA program.  About a year ago, I sat in my chief risk officer’s office, and had asked her,…

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