Recruiting in Latin America

23 August 2014

Having the chance to visit countries all over the world is one of the “perks” of being part of the recruitment team at Schulich. Though I do feel fortunate to have the chance to visit so many places, make no mistake about it, it’s hard work and it can be extremely tiring. Meeting so many [...]

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Flexibility – For Times When Things Don’t Go According to Plan

20 August 2014

Salman Saeed’s plan: Move his family to Canada to join the rest of his extended family, get a local MBA from a top ranked Canadian school and enter the Canadian workforce. After starting his MBA at Schulich in Fall 2013, everything seemed to be going according to plan, until one unexpected opportunity threw a twist [...]

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Break the Boring – Tryfit Today!

14 July 2014

Amidst our hectic lives exercising can sometimes feel like a chore – especially when you begin a graduate degree. We go to the gym, do the same exercises and work out independently week after week. After being coaxed into joining a group fitness class, Jake Stief, MBA Candidate at the Schulich School of Business quickly [...]

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Why Choose, When You Can Have Both?

04 July 2014

When deciding to pursue an MBA, it is common to worry about whether giving up your job (and hence, your income) is the best choice at this point in your career. With the Schulich MBA, there’s no need to worry.  Schulich offers a part-time MBA program that provides students with the flexibility to maximize both [...]

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Networking Your Way to Success

10 June 2014

Looking back on her experience, Carolyn Burns, a Community Relations Analyst at Barrick Gold Corporation, feels the MBA taught her some of the most useful skills for her day-to-day job, and helped her develop a network of connections that she will carry with her throughout her career. While at Schulich, Carolyn began her job search [...]

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Only One Week Left to Register!

03 June 2014

The Schulich Women in Busienss event is quickly approaching, and with only a week to go, the excitement is building around the office. To date, nearly 200 women have registered to attend what is sure to be a fantastic evening of networking, learning and laughter – an evening you don’t want to miss. We’ve got [...]

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MBA – More Than Just a Three-Letter Degree

27 May 2014

“Keeping an open mind, taking initiative no matter what the challenge, and having an exceptional work ethic are my keys to success in the MBA” – Alisa Trunova, MBA Candidate, Class of 2015. To Alisa Trunova, pursuing a graduate degree is more than just adding three letters to the end of her name. It’s her [...]

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Horror Stories Sometimes Make the Best Memories

21 May 2014

Horror stories of sleepless nights burning the midnight oil to meet project deadlines surround most MBA programs. Yet to Neeta Patel, Chief Executive of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation, these nights made for some of her favourite memories of business school. Coming from a career in private equity, Neeta chose to do an MBA to cultivate [...]

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Finding the right fit – Women in Business

14 May 2014

Deciding to pursue my MBA at the Schulich School of Business was one of the most difficult decisions I’ve made. I wanted to be sure I had found the right “fit” and that as a female without a business background, I’d be able to manage in the program. My first year at Schulich however, has [...]

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Welcome MAcc Class of 2015

06 May 2014

Spring has officially arrived and that means the Master of Accounting program has also commenced. Orientation for the new class took place just this past week with opening remarks by Program Director Marcia Annisette followed by sessions with the Career Development Center, Professor Alex Fisher and Student Services. There was a flurry of excitement especially [...]

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