Exchange: What Are You Waiting For?

Many people have asked me about the exchange experience, and often I have found myself at a loss for words. How can one summarize, in a few words, the life changing experience of almost 5 months? Below is my attempt, anyway. I never had the chance to do an exchange during my undergraduate studies, and one [...]

2016-11-10T13:56:44+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Categories: Academics, International|Tags: , , , |

Enjoying My Exchange Experience

There was never a question that I wanted to go on exchange while completing my MBA. For me, the hard part was deciding where to go. I did not complete an exchange during my undergrad and have always regretted not taking the opportunity to do so. While going somewhere like Australia or Spain was high on [...]

2016-10-21T09:00:15+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , , |

Exchange Helped Me to Get a Promotion!

I completed my MBA and when examining the richness of my experiences, nothing stands out more than that of doing an exchange term.  In fact, the exchange term turned my MBA journey from an ordinary experience to an incomparable life changing experience.  Let me put some substance behind my enthusiasm.  I had completed a B.Com at [...]

2016-10-19T09:00:23+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Academics, International|Tags: , , , |

Make the Most of Your Degree with the Exchange Experience of a Lifetime

Having returned from an exchange semester that proved to be one of the most exciting chapters of my life, I want to share my thoughts on the experience and talk about how my exchange stacked up against my biggest fears: surviving the 601, finding a job while abroad, and missing out on all things Schulich for [...]

2016-10-12T09:00:37+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Categories: Academics, International|Tags: , , , |

1 Month into the Fall Exchange Semester at Fudan University (MBA)

One month into our exchange has been interesting and challenging to say the least. Shanghai has been amazing. The relative ease in discovering China is astonishing. The taxis are very cheap and the subway system consists of 14 different lines. The proximity to the airport, railway, bus, and ferry make Shanghai a hub-and-spoke to all the [...]

2016-10-07T09:00:43+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , |

Exchange Helped Me

“My exchange in Madrid was the experience of a lifetime! It gave me the opportunity to learn from international students, make new friends and to explore Europe.” My exchange at IE Business School in Madrid, Spain was an incredible experience! It taught me how to get out of my comfort zone and to work with diverse [...]

2016-10-05T09:00:32+00:00 October 5th, 2016|Categories: Academics, International|Tags: , , , |