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One down… one to go

Almost nothing can match the glee of turning in the last exam before summer break… until you’ve been hit with a horrible cold that keeps you bed-ridden for the first days of summer! Indeed, by the time I scoped out

Posted in Academics, Austin, Career, Full-Time, Internship

I’m not ready to leave, but I’m ready to go

So this is it. Projects are completed and presented. Papers are written and turned in. Classes are done and finals are taken. Disorientation activities start on Sunday leading up to graduation on Friday. Where has the time gone? It feels like

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Recruiting, Internships, and Russia

Recruitment. One of the reasons we all came back to school was the prospect of getting the next job. Some of classmates were looking to move up in their current industry, others (like me) were looking to change careers entirely.

Posted in Career, Full-Time, Internship, Student Life

Careers in Energy

While we have a wide range of career interests represented on the blog, I wanted to speak to an area that hasn’t yet come up but is very prevalent at McCombs – energy finance and clean technology. The energy crew

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First Year Recruiting: An Important Distraction from the Classroom (and Football Season)

As Austin cools down and fall descends upon us, you start to get into the groove of being back in school as a First Year MBA student. Cramming late into the night all too frequently, having no class on Fridays,

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Wall Street Trek 2009

One of the great things about business school is the exposure afforded to you as an MBA student to just about anyone in any industry you are interested in. If you have kept up with my blog, you know I’m a

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Happy to be Back in the Heart of Texas

My summer was a complete whirlwind, and it’s hard to believe I’ve already finished the first year of school, completed my long-awaited summer internship, and come back for year 2…AND that a week of class has gone by. Sadly, I

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Summer Reflection

Coming up on my second and final year I would like to reflect on what’s happened since I last wrote; particularly my summer and internship in NYC. After school ended I had about a month before my internship started in

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Summer in Austin

I can’t believe that it has already been two months since graduation!  As you can imagine, finals were a whirlwind of projects and exams, but once that was over, it was time to celebrate!  The Graduate Business Council organized a

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Summertime in the Mini Apple

When I left Austin, it was 94 degrees and sunny. My first weekend after arriving in Minneapolis, it was 49 degrees and raining. I knew the weather would be an adjustment, but I had no idea the change would be

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