Tagged: secondyear

ONE-YEAR AT GOIZUETA: BRETT PATTERSON – SPACE INVADERS TO CLASSMATES

“Ahh!  Who are these new people invading our space?” is the thought that instantly comes to the mind of a One-Year student come August.  All 62 of us have ruled the school and owned the building this summer.  It was all about us and we had more space than we ever needed.  Gone are the days of taking over an entire auditorium style classroom for a team meeting and knowing that food buffets and snacks in the halls are exclusively for us.  As the First-Year students began orientation, we were still able to sneak a few free lunches from...

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC SERIES – Synthesizing Insights

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC SERIES – Synthesizing Insights

Each spring semester 42 full-time Goizueta Business School students participate in the Management Practice elective, Goizueta Marketing Strategy Consultancy (GMSC). GMSC pairs student teams with corporate clients to solve pressing business challenges.  The course culminates in a case competition judged by marketing and consulting leaders from across the country. The course is taught by Dr. Reshma H. Shah, Assistant Professor in the area of Marketing.  This is the fourth post in a series about the experiential learning experience at Goizueta from one of the six team’s perspective about analyzing and synthesizing insights. We launched our survey over spring break...

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC SERIES – Collecting Data

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC SERIES – Collecting Data

Each spring semester 42 full-time Goizueta Business School students participate in the Management Practice elective, Goizueta Marketing Strategy Consultancy (GMSC). GMSC pairs student teams with corporate clients to solve pressing business challenges.  The course culminates in a case competition judged by marketing and consulting leaders from across the country. The course is taught by Dr. Reshma H. Shah, Assistant Professor in the area of Marketing.  This is the third post in a series about the experiential learning experience at Goizueta from one of the six team’s perspective about conducting research and collecting data. After spending the time to accurately...

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC SERIES – Creating an Issue Tree

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC SERIES – Creating an Issue Tree

Each spring semester 42 full-time Goizueta Business School students participate in the Management Practice elective, Goizueta Marketing Strategy Consultancy (GMSC). GMSC pairs student teams with corporate clients to solve pressing business challenges.  The course culminates in a case competition judged by marketing and consulting leaders from across the country. The course is taught by Dr. Reshma H. Shah, Assistant Professor in the area of Marketing.  This is the second post in a series about the experiential learning experience at Goizueta from one of the six team’s perspective about creating an issue tree. After going through the rigorous process of...

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC Series – Management Practice in Practice

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : GMSC Series – Management Practice in Practice

Each spring semester 42 full-time Goizueta Business School students participate in the Management Practice elective, Goizueta Marketing Strategy Consultancy (GMSC). GMSC pairs student teams with corporate clients to solve pressing business challenges.  The course culminates in a case competition judged by marketing and consulting leaders from across the country. The course is taught by Dr. Reshma H. Shah, Assistant Professor in the area of Marketing.  This is the first post in a series about the experiential learning experience at Goizueta from one of the six team’s perspective about defining the problem. After a rejuvenating winter break post our first...

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : Ryan Chappell – Attending National Black

THE SECOND YEAR SCENE : Ryan Chappell – Attending National Black

Constant soul searching occurs during MBA school is a requirement through this journey. Whether you are relentlessly pursuing every interview of opportunities you are interested in or weighing your options of offers you are stacking up like some of your ambitious classmates.  I was in an interesting position when I walked into the overcrowded “sea of suits” area prior to the ribbon cutting of the career fair beginning at National Black MBA Conference in Houston, TX. As soon as the ribbon was cut, countless students and professionals crowded in the George R. Brown Convention Center with more than one...

The Second Year Scene : Amritha Alladi – Keystone Week, Illuminate the path ahead

The Second Year Scene : Amritha Alladi – Keystone Week, Illuminate the path ahead

Every year at Goizueta Business School, second-year, Full-Time MBA students return to campus, with a little more bounce in their step, holding their heads a little higher. With summer internships behind them, students are more confident in their abilities. While all of them have gained valuable knowledge and skills from their internship experiences, not all students come back to school with a clear idea of what they want to pursue. Some may even be a little more ambivalent. One elated group returns with full-time offers, another anxious bunch await full-time offers; some consider joining other companies, while others realize...