Marla Woodward




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I’m from the United States and grew up in Michigan. I’ve spent the last 7 years of my career in sales and marketing roles for entertainment and direct selling companies. My most recent role was as a global marketing consultant, which helped me fill an entire passport in under 2 years of work.

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Posted by: on May 24, 2020

Interviews with Alumnae: Marla Woodward

Before the MBA, I was in the consumer goods industry with functional experience across physical product management, digital product management, and consumer research. I’d spent much of my career working for global companies headquartered in the US, and I wanted to use my MBA to break out of my industry, possibly geography, and move into […]

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Posted by: on July 9, 2018

A musical use case for blockchain

You can’t go more than a few days without hearing about cryptocurrencies and blockchain. These disruptive technologies have the potential to completely change how we think about currency and information validation in the future, and they are certainly top tech buzz words in 2018. If you’re anything like me, though, you might still be wondering […]

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Posted by: on November 5, 2017

6 tips for thriving during your first month of the Oxford MBA

1) Know what you want out of the MBA – for real Do you want a position at a top investment bank? Do you want to be the king/queen of the balls and go to all the formals? Doesn’t matter if it’s a personal or professional goal, make sure you know what you want and […]

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Posted by: on August 29, 2017

Introduction to Marla Woodward

Q1. In one word, how would your best friend describe you, and how would you manager describe you? Best friend: Exuberant Manager: Collaborative Q2. Tell us about where you have come from and what has led you to Oxford. I’m from the United States and grew up in Michigan. I’ve spent the last 7 years […]

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