Sharpen the Axe: Growing in the Weekend Executive MBA ProgramFebruary 10, 2020 --It's a management and leadership phrase we hear often in our daily careers. This phrase has a deeper meaning—to re-evaluate our learned approach and acquire new skills. A Duke MBA offers an opportunity to learn and expand one's knowledge in order to propel one's career growth. ...Read More
How Our Career Management Center Works with Studentsby Lisa Thomson-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 Weekend Executive MBA program. Therefore we offer a...
My Executive MBA Journeyby Mike Nuviola-It’s amazing how life can change so quickly. A little over a year ago, I had started my application to the Weekend Executive MBA program, not thinking I had any chance of getting into Fuqua.
Peer-to-Peer Learning in the Programby Ali Gill-Have you ever been in a crisis? How did you respond? Our Weekend Executive MBA ’18 cohort has self-organized a few speaker panels throughout the program to afford fellow classmates an opportunity to...
Reflections as a Fuqua Alumnaby Valerie Matena-As students both young and old headed back to the classroom this past fall, it became extremely apparent to me that I was no longer one of them. No more evening reading. No more...
My Reflections 6 Months into the Weekend Executive MBA ProgramJanuary 29, 2020 --Now that my admissions experience is in the rearview and my transition back to school is complete, I wanted to write about my experience in the Weekend Executive MBA Program at The Fuqua School of Business. Here are my reflections on the most relevant parts of the experience so far
A Priceless Experience Beyond the ClassroomDecember 23, 2019 --Fuqua students have the opportunity to participate in memorable extracurricular activities that build upon the coursework and leadership skills that we learn here. Case competitions are one such example
Career Coaches Provide Invaluable SupportNovember 20, 2019 --Fuqua's Career Management Center (CMC) is comprised of a dedicated team that is known to be successful in guiding students toward career paths and matching them with potential employers
Transitioning Back to School for an MBAOctober 1, 2019 --Ever wonder what it is like to transition back to school after a gap of several years since your undergraduate studies? Do you ever contemplate not pursuing graduate school because you think you can’t do it all