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Top 7 Reasons to come to McCombs that you won’t find in Businessweek

Ah, the business school rankings… one of the necessary, yet sometimes misleading data points that prospective students peruse year after year with hopes of choosing the right business school for them.  Well, despite even the recent rankings shake-up, there are

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Exploring Austin’s Organized Awesomeness

A lot of my first three months in Austin have been spent on campus, at McCombs. Whether I am going to class, working on group projects, going to networking events or just hanging out with classmates, I seem to find

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Management Consulting 101

Ever wanted to help an oil and gas company reduce its operational costs? Or wanted to help a consumer goods company analyze which segments it should expand its product portfolio to? Or wanted to help a bank target millennials more

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Ready, set, CASE!

One of the key takeaways from all my interactions with MBA students and alumni was to make the most of my time here and to manage my time effectively. Through it all: classes, homework, MBA+ project meetings, informational sessions, coffee

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Knowledge Bomb

That about sums up my experiences during the first half of my fall semester and the close of final exams. I was told, re-told, and then told again that the first semester is a whirlwind. I was warned that I

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Still Here

Hello again! I realize it’s been ages since my last blog entry. Sorry about that. Between class, homework, studying, and everything else that makes up my life right now, I haven’t even had time to think about blogging let alone

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Posted in Academics, Austin, Executive, Mexico City, Student Life

Blue and Orange

This blog is not about school. I thought I would write about something else for a change. So here I am, talking about Texas! It is right now the season of Bluebonnets. I have seen those on medians on highways.

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Semester Recap

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I’ve officially attended my last class at McCombs. Crazy. Wait, you may be saying to yourself, since when do people graduate in December? Not to worry, I’m not done with school but my next post will be from…the University of

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They’re called “Intensives” for a reason

My mom is really hoping I won't fail.

I’m Ivy Le. I’m an entrepreneur running a print, design, and content marketing shop in Austin, but I’m better known by search engines as the beer reporter for the Austin Chronicle, which I was until this week, when I became

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Ready to Get Started with the MBA Experience

Officially a Texas resident! My first day in Austin meant a trip to the tax office to register my car.

I had an epiphany in the winter of 2012. After three years in the “real world,” I was ready to shift the direction of my career and take a massive leap of faith into an MBA program. Thus began my

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