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Five Tips for Starting Your Internship

Monday, June 29, 2015
Tomorrow, I will begin the fifth week of my internship with General Mills. In many ways, it’s hard to believe that I have been there for more than a month now. Everything still has that shiny, new…

Make the Interview a Mere Formality

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

When I received my offer as a Leadership Development Rotational Program Intern at Medtronic, the Medtronic MBA Campus Recruiter said, “We’ve had the opportunity to get to know you over the past…

If It’s Free, It’s For Me!

Saturday, June 6, 2015

That would be our family’s new slogan while living off student loans. Please enjoy…

Top 10 Free Family-Friendly Activities in the Twin Cities Area

1.    Como Zoo and Conservatory:…

A Star Enterprise

Friday, June 5, 2015

In just six short months at school, my life has changed! The hectic full time MBA program hardly allows for a slow moment, however it’s all been leading up to this moment. This week we all started…

Escape MSP

Friday, June 5, 2015
This is not a spring break post. It is a “one of the best dates ever” post, and it happened in Minneapolis. Okay, so these “escape rooms” are springing up all over the States – you can find them in…

Tech Cities MN 2015

Friday, June 5, 2015

Minnesota is home to many successful companies that leverage business analytics and innovative solutions to attract talent and increase consumer engagement. More specifically, the Twin Cities have…

Looking Back...

Friday, June 5, 2015

You know what they say, hindsight is always 20/20. The past one year has been an incredible journey. There have been some truly enjoyable moments, and there’ve been learnings. Looking back, I…

Diary of My Last Day at School (Year 1)

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Although I took my last final exam the week before, I considered my last day of school Monday, May 11, due to a final project I had to complete for the Carlson Brand Enterprise. The CBE allows…

Women's Initiatives at the Carlson School

Sunday, May 17, 2015

On the first day of MBA orientation at the Carlson School, students are presented with some interesting statistics about the makeup of their class. These stats serve to give students a sense of…