Duke Weekend Executive MBA Student Blog
Tips for Networking Within the Fuqua Community
The greatest strength of the Weekend Executive MBA program is what you can gain from really getting to know your classmates. Here’s how I recommend tapping into the power of that network.
Advice to Women of Color Attending Fuqua
I had the opportunity to be surrounded by people who had incredible minds while advancing my education.
My Network: Fuqua + the Divine 9!
Fraternities and sororities are a great way for undergraduate students to enter new social circles and establish lifelong networks.
Reflecting on My Fuqua Experience as a Woman of Color
When reflecting on my career as a woman of color (WoC), a feeling to continue to aim for excellence became increasingly stronger as I added more experience to my resume, and I knew I wanted change.
Building a Lifetime Network of Colleagues and Friends
As I started to think about an Executive MBA program that would be the best fit for me, I knew I wanted an opportunity for connections with others.
Navigating the Pandemic with Help from My MBA Classmates
A consistent piece of advice that you hear when pursuing an Executive MBA is to try to avoid major life-changing events during the program. But what about something beyond your control—like a global pandemic?
What is Run Fuqua?
We are determined to maximize our opportunity and to take advantage of the time we have together. Pursuing a healthy body directly correlates with our healthy minds.
Why I Chose Duke’s Executive MBA Over Full-Time Programs
Many decide to go back to school after realizing that in order to grow their careers in the long term, they need to make drastic changes today—develop new skills, grow their network and gain exposure to potential employers.