Category: Why MBA

Invest in Yourself

Have you been struck from out of the blue? Well I have. One fine day in January 2014, I was contemplating my future and suddenly a thought struck me. I realized that I was relying... Read More

My Journey to Fuqua

A Day in Fall 2011: While working on a project at a large distributor’s Global Headquarters in fall 2011, a Vice President of Logistics and Supply Chain approached my desk to discuss an upcoming presentation... Read More

The Right Time for an MBA

Like most who are seriously thinking about pursuing an MBA, the three biggest questions I asked myself as I researched MBA programs were: What value will an MBA provide? Which program is right for me?... Read More

If I Can Do It, You Can Do It

I have a confession to make. I’m not Superwoman. Yes, I know: four kids, full time job, and getting my MBA from Duke. I’ve heard it all—I must be crazy, it’s impossible, I must never... Read More

The Weekend Format Works for Me

When I started looking at business schools, I discovered that there are a lot of different formats—weeknights, weekends, extended trips away, daytime, and more. I realized quickly that I’d have to prioritize my preferences. Since... Read More

Why (and How) I Chose Fuqua

There are many programs out there to choose from, and one of the hardest decisions is picking which schools to research, visit, and apply to. In North Carolina’s Triangle area alone, there are several great... Read More