Monthly Archives: August 2012

Two Week Anniversary & Fortè Forum

Today marks my second week as a full-time member of the MBA Admissions staff, and what a two weeks it has already been! Lessons learned so far: 1)      Only bring one bag to your recruiting destination. Yes, this means combining

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MBA Class of 2014, Welcome!


Hola! Saludos de Santiago, Chile! The time is finally here and I have been waiting weeks to write this much-anticipated blog-post, excitedly welcoming you… our W&M MBA Class of 2014. Although the recruitment season has whisked me away to South

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False Starts


As MBAs, we dedicate a substantial part of our time to the job search. Most of us look forward to that day when we land that fabulous consulting or finance job or the marketing position with that global organization. Those

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Resiliency Amidst Devastation

Mason School of Business undergraduate student Pat Austria and her teammates (Jinkyu Kwon, Matt Burns and Daniel Mihalov) won top honors in the SEcon2012 poster competition. They were selected to receive the seed money to begin their project, which involves

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Welcome Class of 2014!

Orientation will begin soon.  I’ve already had the privilege of meeting many of you and your families over the past couple of weeks as you have settled in Williamsburg and stopped by the MBA Admissions Office to say hello.  This

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On Managing Ideas

Ideas are the basis for competitive edge. Not being able to manage ideas effectively and efficiently is detrimental to everyone. As a former United States Naval Officer and federal contractor, who at times worked under former Secretary of Defense, Robert

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MBA Tour-Washington D.C.

July 31st marked my first official event as a representative for MBA Admissions for the Mason School of Business at W&M. I was a little nervous going into the event, but with the help of Amanda and our two alumni

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Where Social Meets Finance


There is nothing more embarrassing than not having a straight answer when you’re asked about your summer internship plans.  Most of my classmates had lined up wonderful internships by the end of March, and some had great leads going into

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