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A Day in the Life of Isaac Murphy: Summer Consultant at BCG

Thursday, November 29, 2018

I was one of the lucky few to secure an internship at BCG for summer 2018.  Prior to business school I worked as an engineer and production supervisor at a medical device company, and I honestly…

The MBA Up-Close Experience: Part One

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Before diving into the Up-Close experience, I would just like to touch upon the culture at Carlson. In the 3 days that I spent at Minneapolis, meeting and speaking with people from the school,…

Global Experience: Study Abroad in UAE & Oman

Friday, March 23, 2018

International experience is a requirement of the Carlson MBA program. That can take the form of a study abroad program or a “glocal” course focused on global commerce. The most popular choice…

Global Experience: Study Abroad in Argentina & Chile

Sunday, March 4, 2018

I registered for the Argentina/Chile study abroad because I wanted to bridge the gap between the theory and application of my marketing knowledge. The location appealed to me as well as I had…

Global Experience: Study Abroad in China "I miss you, China."

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

I recently traveled to China through the Carlson Global Institute’s Global Business Practicum in China. On this trip, I spent seven days in Shanghai, four days in Guangzhou, and one sleepless…

Enterprise Experience: Consulting

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Before enrolling in Carlson’s FT MBA program, I knew I wanted to advance my career quickly by stepping into a management role with a larger corporation but didn’t know which path I should take. As…

Enterprise Experience: Brands

Saturday, November 11, 2017

The Carlson School’s trailblazing focus on weaving experiential learning throughout its core curriculum was the perfect fit for my MBA goals. Prior to Carlson, I worked as an urban planning…

Enterprise Experience: Ventures

Monday, November 6, 2017

I am a career accelerator in my MBA journey, I have done B2B marketing in my past work experience and would be doing the same post my graduation. However, like most marketing specialists I didn't…

Summer Internship: Consulting with BCG

Monday, September 11, 2017

For MBA candidates pursuing an internship in consulting, a lot of (read: every waking second of every single day from the time you show up on campus in August through mid-January) focus is placed…