Author: Amanda Lintelman

ONE-YEAR AT GOIZUETA: AMANDA LINTELMAN – Student Impact: Executive Board & Advisory Council

One of the great leadership opportunities available to one year MBAs is the executive board of the class. The positions include President, Social Chair, Honor Council Rep, and Core Values Rep. About a week into the summer semester nominations for the above positions open up and are followed by short speeches at the end of an onboarding day. After speeches, the elections will remain open for a few days. President and Social Chair are pretty self-explanatory; but I’ll take a moment to explain Honor Council and Core Values Reps. Honor Council is responsible for reviewing any cases brought forward...

ONE-YEAR AT GOIZUETA: AMANDA LINTELMAN – A comparison: First Block and Second Block of Summer Semester

During the summer session, you will complete all required coursework for your MBA. The summer session at Goizueta is split into two blocks. The first block lasts about six and a half weeks, whereas the second block is just over four weeks. Block 1 Classes: Economics, Data & Decision Analysis (DDA), Leadership & Organizational Strategy (LOS), Process & Systems Management (PSM), Management Practice (MP) For me, the first block was much more aligned with my prior experience and skillset. I majored in economics in undergrad, and spent five years prior to graduate school working in consulting. Don’t let that...

ONE-YEAR AT GOIZUETA: AMANDA LINTELMAN – Questions that you’ve been wondering but don’t know who to ask

As I entered my summer session at Goizueta, there were a lot of questions that I wanted to ask someone but didn’t know who to go to. I’ve assembled a list of Q&As and hope that they help! 1. Can I pack a lunch and eat it at school or will I have to buy my lunch every day? Breathe a sigh of relief! You can 100% pack a lunch and bring it to school with you. There are two huge refrigerators and a few microwave ovens in the Commons of Goizueta. A lot of students pack their lunch....

One-Year MBA Profile Featuring Amanda Lintelman

We asked a few of our One-Year MBA current students to blog regularly in order to provide a snapshot of their Goizueta experience over the course of one year. Meet Amanda Lintelman 16MBA. Name: Amanda Lintelman Class Year: 2016 Concentration: Consulting Previous Employer & Position: Senior Consultant, IBM Undergraduate Institution & Major: The George Washington University, BS Economics & BA Spanish Language and Literature Why I chose Goizueta: I chose Goizueta for number of reasons. First, the one year program was very attractive to me as a non-career switcher. I knew exactly what I was returning to school to do: accelerate the progression...