Blog Archives

Marketing Case Challenge

For those of you just getting to know the MBA experience along with classes, recruiting, networking, and “networking with classmates” (i.e.: having some fun…), case challenges are a (sometimes overlooked) piece of the puzzle. Case challenges are sponsored by companies

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Academics, Full-Time, Student Life

McCombs’ Favorite Classes: Strategic Marketing with Professor Mackie

The only way to really learn about business is to understand the real-world applications of concepts or to go out and actually apply these concepts in a real-world setting. The Texas MBA program provides you with ample opportunities to enjoy

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Academics, Full-Time, Student Life

Student Organizations and the McCombs 2014 Marketing Conference

One of the best parts of being a new McCombs student is embracing the opportunity to join student organizations so that you can connect with other first- and second-year MBAs who are as passionate about specific career paths as you

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Academics, Austin, Student Life, Student Orgs


This post is courtesy of David Marcos, a member of the Texas Executive MBA at Mexico City class of 2013. The Executive MBA program has a lot to offer. Even though classes are spaced apart, you end up receiving huge chunks of information,

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Academics, Mexico City

McCombs Marketing Conference 2012

“Insights and Actions for Tomorrow’s Marketing Challenges.” Typically, I don’t pay too much attention to conference themes. I generally go to conferences, listen to the speakers, network, get my takeaways, and go about my life a little more informed than

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Events, Full-Time

Speakers at McCombs

Today was one of those days that confirmed my decision to return to McCombs. It was a day of immense learning and education – and ironically all of it came from outside class. First up was Dr. Scott Tinker discussing

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Events, Full-Time

Marketing Trek

The past month has been a whirlwind.  I thought surely the second quarter would be easier than the first quarter, but I now have to laugh at that thought. Class workload is still high, but now we’re really getting involved

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Career, Full-Time

Brand Camp

I’m finally coming up for air after midterms… I’m happy to say that I survived them. I could go on and on about them, but I’d rather talk about something a little less stressful and a lot more fun. Two

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Events, Full-Time, Student Orgs

Marketing Fellows and Student Groups

Marketing Fellows This past week was a great week in Marketing Fellows.  This is a selective marketing group on campus that helps students who are concentrating in marketing. One of the coolest things about this group is that we have our

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Full-Time, Student Life

McCombs Marketing Fellows @Kellogg Marketing Conference

[Originally posted on McCombs Marketing Fellows blog] At the beginning of this year, some of my fellow Marketing Fellows and I were fortunate enough to attend the Kellogg Marketing Conference (KMC) at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Thanks to the

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Events, Full-Time
Texas MBA on Facebook Texas MBA on Twitter Texas MBA on YouTube Texas MBA on Instagram Texas MBA on Pinterest Texas MBA on Google+ McCombs School of Business on LinkedIn


Clear Admit Fridays On The Frontline
Skip to toolbar