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Posted by: on September 21, 2018

Get to know Grace Stephens

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Renaissance Woman Manager: Self-motivated Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I’m originally from the US state of Georgia, but have spent the last 5 years […]

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Posted by: on September 16, 2018

Goodbyes are tough…

Before arriving in Oxford, most of the talk revolves around congratulations, excitement, possibilities and adventure. Only when the day to start packing comes, does the saying farewell part kick in. A lot of students leave a great deal behind; A job, a career, financial stability, a home, friends and most importantly, family. It is quite something […]

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Posted by: on September 14, 2018

My MBA Takeaway: Know Thyself

Years ago, one of my mentors told me that I could not “Be In My Life” unless I “Knew Thyself.” At the time, I was a wild, hippie leading backpacking trips and working on international development projects across five continents. There was no doubt to me that I was present “in my life,” but her […]

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Posted by: on September 14, 2018

Get to know JJ van de Vyver

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would your manager describe you? Best friend: Audacious Manager: Esoteric Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I grew up in South Africa and continue to call it home. My travels have taken […]

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Posted by: on September 13, 2018

Get to know Sourav Kalra

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Too British Manager: Dependable Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. India is my home country and I have lived in Europe for  7 years, 5 […]

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Posted by: on September 3, 2018

Get to know Christina He

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Considerate Manager: Versatile Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. What country you are from, where you have lived/worked, your area of expertise, any personal experiences […]

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Posted by: on September 1, 2018

Get to know Eileen Chen

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Outgoing Manager: Committed Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. Don’t get me wrong – Montreal is possibly the best city on Earth (NB: extremely biased […]

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Posted by: on August 31, 2018

Get to know Diana Kolar

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Adventurous Manager: Culture Carrier Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I am a finance professional with 6+ years in Investment Banking at J.P. Morgan in […]

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Posted by: on August 30, 2018

Get to know Manasi Patil

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Friends: Kind Manager: Trustworthy Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I grew up in India, dreaming of becoming an engineer just like my elder cousins. I was […]

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Posted by: on August 28, 2018

Get to know Valerie Aguiar

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Genuine Manager: Organized Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I’m a marketing professional from Canada captivated by the role of business in addressing the root […]

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