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: , , , |

To Go Or Not To Go On Exchange

There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just [...]

2016-09-30T12:09:27+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Categories: Academics, International|Tags: , , , |

Exchange Helped Me to Get a Promotion!

I recently completed my MBA this past summer 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 [...]

2016-03-03T09:15:44+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , |

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

Having recently 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 [...]

2016-02-25T09:15:12+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , |

601, Recruiting season, and Exchange: How to win at all 3

Most students at Schulich agree that going on an exchange is an exciting opportunity that would add value to their experience in the program. At the same time, we all have the same concerns about missing recruitment events, and managing the 601/602 while being away. (Wallace) As an IMBA student, I had a consulting internship in [...]

2016-02-18T14:33:02+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Categories: International|Tags: , , |