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Business to Business Marketing CAM in Raleigh

You may have heard this before, but not all learning is done in the classroom! Case in point is the Mason School’s Career Acceleration Modules (CAMs), which are two 7-week immersions that allow our students to test drive different business

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Posted in Blog Post, CAM, Career Acceleration Modules, Entrepreneurship, Faculty, Full-time MBA, Marketing, Students

A Summer Spent Charging up Jacksonville

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This summer, Full-Time MBA student Hanyan Wu worked with the CSX Public Safety, Health and Environment department on a variety of projects related to improving energy efficiency and increasing renewable energy and electric vehicle use at CSX. Hanyan researched the feasibility

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, International, Internship, Students

Dinner with an Expert: David Bernd ’71, the CEO of Sentara Healthcare

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On the evening of March 26, 2013, Mr. David Bernd, CEO of Sentara Healthcare, shared with The College of William & Mary, Mason School of Business students his insights on “Where Business & Healthcare Intersect”.  The school’s Distinguished Speaker Series

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Posted in Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Healthcare, Students

Perfecting the Pitch: W&M Business Plan Competition moves into the “Elevator” stage

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The Annual William & Mary Business Plan Competition has been officially started.  We had over 25 teams across the William and Mary community submit their business plans for consideration. Teams include undergraduate and graduate students from various disciplines across the

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Posted in Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Executive Partners, Faculty, Marketing, Students, Undergrad

The Fashion Connection: An Executive MBA student shares his experience

EMBA student Hamilton Perkins asks Daron Pope ’01 a question during the presentation.

I’m a student in the Executive MBA class of 2014 and the founder and creative director of the eponymous accessory label Hamilton Perkins Collection.  After working progressively in retail for five years, I started HPC in 2009 with the goal

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Brand, EMBA, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Students

SEcon2013: Both Insightful and Revolutionary

SECon13 was held at the Mason School of Business Friday, March 22, 2013.

Last year was an amazing year for me, and to some respect, SEcon12 was a big part of that.  The conference introduced me to the notion of Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility.  It challenged my understanding of social impact

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Internship, Marketing, SEcon, Students, Volunteering

A first-hand understanding of impact investing at the Mason School of Business

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Last Tuesday, the Finance Club and Net Impact Club welcomed a distinguished a Mason School of Business alumni Sarah Williams ’76, M.B.A. ’78, who spoke on the topic of impact investing. She is currently serving as the Chief Risk Officer

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Full-time MBA, Students, Undergrad

Immersion in India

photo by Billy Ekofo

This January, a group of 15 graduate students from Mason School of Business visited India and had the opportunity to view the country from political, cultural, and economic frames.  The following are some of their reflections — Julie Hummel “Namaste”

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Posted in Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Flex MBA, Full-time MBA, International, JD/MBA, Students

My Junto Experience

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What was coined as an idea by Benjamin Franklin in the year 1727, of a small club dedicated towards mutual improvement on a common area of interest, was taken to an all new level by the current first years of

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Posted in BizBeat, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Junto, Students

Field Consulting in the Music City

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Last week I had the opportunity to visit Nashville for three days as part of a research trip for my field consulting project. Field consulting is a student-led team project that allows us to apply skills and lessons learned during

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Posted in Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Marketing
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