Today I had the privilege, thanks to one of my classmates, to have a dinner with an extraordinary individual. Business savvy, but more importantly ‘life-smart’. A GSB alumn that had a very successful career and is now retired. He spent 30 years at one company (sth a bit ‘cosmic’ when you look at it from today’s […]Read more "stories"
It’s been a month since the last post and there are a few topics I would love to share. First off: 1st year academics at the GSB Below is my subjective list of the ‘top 5 classes’ that I’ve taken this year. Of course this is not a representative list and to be honest, in […]Read more "academics"
Spring Break is a great time to leave ‘the bubble’ and enjoy a week and half of free time. For me it was filled with travels around the US and unexpectedly (or maybe expectedly) answering a question: ‘so what do you actually study at Stanford?’. Over the last 10 days I’ve heard it about half […]Read more "what do you really do at the GSB? (and why…)"
My short interview with Accepted.com – check it out: Classmates, Surfing and a Few More Reasons to Love Stanford GSB new posts soon (after the finals:)) M.Read more "…blogging, interviewing…"
perception is reality – some say. Facebook wall is reality – say others:) ‘looks like a party out there at Stanford. GSB seems like a 2 year vacation.’ that’s the majority of comments i get. I kind of figured I’m the one to blame. have you ever thought what’s your gsb story like as told by […]Read more "the truth about the gsb (..shhh don’t tell anyone)"
GSB’s been like a roller-coaster ride for the last few weeks: papers, exams and recruiting on one hand and a Global Strategy class with Condoleeza Rice on the other. We’re actually very fortunate to learn from the POWERFUL women of business and politics…more on that on Tim’s blog: (link). Then we’ve had an amazing Thanksgiving road […]Read more "IDEA is (still) KING"
Mondays like today (or yesterday:)) happen only at GSB – i can bet all my money on that. Not often you get to listen to people like Mr. Nicholas Donatiello, Jr., who was the Head of the Audit Committee at Gemstar-TV Guid International in the early 00s. Mr. Donatiello triggered the ‘lay-off’ of Gemstar’s CEO: Henry […]Read more "laugh…at least 20 mins…every day"