Tag Archives: global residency

On the Road with the Mason MBA: A Day in South Africa

January 22, 2015

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This January, eighteen Mason MBA students traveled to South Africa for the week-long global immersion that is the culmination of MBA 795 Global Business Perspectives. Accompanied by Professors J.K. Aier and Jessica Hoppner, the students spent time on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and met with global companies doing business in South Africa (Accenture, Ernst & […]

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How to Evaluate MBA Programs in DC

July 1, 2014

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Washington, DC, the intersection of government, technology, and business, is a prime location to pursue an MBA program. With so many career and education opportunities in the area, potential students have a wealth of MBA programs in DC to consider. For those considering top ranked MBA programs in Washington, D.C, there are five ranked MBA […]

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MBA Students Help Budding Entrepreneurs in Philippines

March 11, 2014

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A global residency experience unlike any other offered before at Mason. This seems to be the common theme among Mason MBA students who spent a week in the Philippines combining both business acumen and community service. Students worked with a variety of small business owners taking part in a local microfinance program to train them in areas […]

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How to Choose the Right Global MBA Program

February 18, 2014

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Across the United States and around the world, a range of global MBA programs are available, but how can you choose which global MBA program is right for you? These programs generally vary in everything from structure and curriculum to student diversity and global exposure. The goal for most students looking for a global MBA […]

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Santiago, Chile

February 3, 2012

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I just returned from the Global Residency, a core course required in the Mason MBA. Our group went to Santiago, Chile, which at this time of the year is generally 85° and sunny every day. Our class requirements were that we visit several different businesses in Chile, and learn from the past, current, and future […]

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