16 July 2021
When Zarina Shakurova embarked on her Distance Learning MBA she had no idea what life was about to throw her way but she embraced her situation and with dedication and planning achieved her dreams.
21 May 2021
Despite not being your traditional businessperson, Distance Learning MBA participant Anna Chainey embraced the opportunity and propelled her career.
12 May 2021
Executive MBA (London) participant Hugo Deed discusses how the programme is helping to build his business acumen after a career in the military.
11 May 2021
'Our intrinsic needs to compare ourselves with others can drive us to make sub-optimal choices for our wellbeing.' DLMBA participant Zeeshan Sheikh offers a fascinating insight into how the Economics of Wellbeing module helped him reshape his outlook on life.
29 April 2021
Full-time MBA participant Bianca Machado details the support and guidance offered to her by our CareersPlus team on her journey to achieving her dream.
21 April 2021
Current Full-time MBA participant, Kwame Antwi, shares his quest to learn more about closing the opportunity gap for black people and how this journey has led to him creating Black in Business at WBS.
21 April 2021
Distance Learning MBA current participant, Patrick Hinton, discusses how the flexibility of the programme allows him to develop his business skills alongside serving in the British Army.
23 March 2021
Louise Butler discusses her reasons for choosing to study and Executive MBA at WBS and how the CareersPlus services available on the programme have been a real game changer for her.
12 March 2021
Actor, artist, linguist, consultant and Distance Learning MBA candidate, Ellie Fox is the definition of multitalented. We couldn't wait to speak to Ellie about her portfolio career, the importance of equal representation and her MBA experience.
11 March 2021
Inclusion advocate, change agent, mentor and Executive MBA candidate, Tribeni Chougule is high-achieving and in constant pursuit of a challenge. We speak to Tribeni about her career in the tech sector, the importance of diversity and inclusion, and her Executive MBA experience.
10 March 2021
Championing the fight for gender equality, Sresha Banerjee’s hunger for change is clear to see. Sresha joins us to discuss the ‘WBS MBA Women in Business Club’ and the importance of making gender equality a reality.
09 March 2021
Passionate about inclusive leadership and joining the dots of all things talent, Executive MBA Melissa Sumner is a talent professional with an abundance of talent. We caught up with Melissa to find out more.
08 March 2021
Skilled tech and brand strategist, scrum master, experienced designer, mother of two, author, and Distance Learning MBA candidate, Lucy Small is nothing but stand-out. We caught up with the master multitasker to find out what makes her tick and discuss how organisations can achieve gender equality.
25 February 2021
From coaching sessions to practical workshops, current Executive MBA participant Richard Waumsley discusses how his experience has been much more than just an academic exercise.
24 February 2021
Current Full-time MBA participant Chris Dale reflects on his journey through the application and interview process, and why it made him choose Warwick Business School.
24 February 2021
Olga Bezlyudova, a current Distance Learning MBA participant, discusses how the flexibility of the Distance Learning MBA has helped her develop her career without compromising on a full-time job or time with her family.
24 February 2021
Current Executive MBA (London) participant Jay Jadeja discusses how the range of resources, events, workshops, and coaching support available from the WBS CareersPlus team has benefitted him throughout his MBA experience.
18 February 2021
Resilience was key to surviving 2020. Executive MBA participant, John Cancio, shares some valuable career insights from a WBS webinar to enable you to overcome challenges in business.
12 February 2021
Full-time MBA alumna, Sandra Sidlauskaite, explains the importance of networking and shares some useful tips and advice on how to network effectively.
12 February 2021
Current student Boluwatife Amure, highlights some of the key stages of the MBA application process and shares her experience of applying for the Full-time MBA at WBS.
05 February 2021
Full-time MBA participant, Ruchi Sankrit, provides an introduction to the student led MBA Social Impact Club.
02 February 2021
"Overall, my experience on the WBS Distance Learning MBA programme has been amazing". Tomi Okelola summarises his process for choosing the right MBA programme and explains why the Distance Learning MBA (London) suited his requirements.
14 January 2021
Claire Lane, Head of S&R Operational Services at the National Trust and current Executive MBA participant, reflects on what we can do at both an individual level as well as at an organisational level to prioritise diversity and inclusion within the work place.
13 January 2021
"The MBA at Warwick Business School stands out in terms of providing a wide range of career support to students". Hear from Distance Learning MBA student, Aparna Ram, on her personal highlights from the CareersPlus services.
08 January 2021
After completing his first year on the course, Jiaqi Wu explains why the Executive MBA at WBS was the right programme for him.
05 January 2021
"If you are thinking of studying an MBA, but are worried that your work schedule is tight, WBS has got you covered". Distance Learning MBA student, Ibukun Beecroft, talks about her journey on the programme and how to take advantage of the flexible nature of the course.
02 December 2020
"He helped me realise that I was focussing on the wrong aspects of development, and the organisational culture should not require me to change". Tribeni Chougule, Executive MBA (London) participant, discusses the value of mentoring both as a mentor and a mentee.
30 November 2020
Full-time MBA student, Kofi Aboagye, shares his journey to studying an MBA and explains why he chose to join WBS.
19 November 2020
"It has only been six weeks and yet I have learnt so much". Danya Hannah describes what it's like starting her Full-time MBA online, and talks about the various activities and sessions she has taken part in so far.
16 November 2020
"Although deciding which MBA to study is deeply personal, I believe it is always important to be objective in choosing the right programme to suit your personal needs". Full-time MBA student, Karabo Mothapo, takes us through her key considerations when choosing an MBA programme.
13 November 2020
Ugochi Agoreyo, Head of Channel for SAP West Africa, and Full-time MBA alumna, explores the concept of the culture ceiling in the work place, discussing if this is why women in some geographies are not negotiating their way to the top and sharing her advice for those looking to break it.
10 November 2020
"The first few weeks of this course can be intense, and it takes determination to apply and commit to the MBA, but there is a lot of support from WBS to help you through". Michelle Cooper describes her unique experience starting the Full-time MBA via our online learning platform.
05 November 2020
A Banker and an Aerospace Engineer are perhaps not the most likely candidates to set up a new business in the wine industry but that is exactly what Anzor Mantskava and Danilo Di Salvo did after completing their Full-time MBAs back in 2016.
02 November 2020
"I am genuinely amazed at what I have learnt in my first year on the Distance Learning MBA and use part of it every day in my work life". Distance Learning MBA student, Pete Davis, explains his reasons for wanting to study an MBA and talks us through his experience of joining WBS.
28 October 2020
Executive MBA participant, Saada Abou-Halloun Thurley, shares her top tips and advice on what to consider when choosing the right MBA for you.
26 October 2020
Ahmed Sameh tells us about his experience studying the Distance Learning MBA and shares his advice to those who are in the process of applying for an MBA at WBS.
20 October 2020
Executive MBA student, Tribeni Chougule, describes her process for deciding which MBA to study and explains why the Executive MBA London format was the best choice for her.
15 October 2020
"Do I or don’t I? Don’t hesitate. Apply and let your amazing WBS journey start without delay." Executive MBA participant, Paul Bayliss, talks us through his MBA journey, from researching different universities to starting his first module.
12 October 2020
Distance Learning MBA student, Ana Valdespino, joins us for a Q&A session about her time at WBS, explaining why she chose to study an MBA and how it has changed her business perspective.
06 October 2020
"The learning, fun, friendship, connections, and deadlines will forever be fondly remembered as an exhilarating experience that was thoroughly enjoyed". Full-time MBA student, Emmanuel Ewandulu, shares a glimpse into some of his standout MBA modules.
29 September 2020
Executive MBA participant, Sanjay Paul, shares his hints and tips for those who are preparing to study an MBA, and provides some insight into the application and interview process.
24 September 2020
"The Full-time MBA has provided me with the space for deep reflection and the intensity of the programme helped me develop my confidence and leadership skills". Full-time MBA participant, Sandra Sidlauskaite, explains how the programme has benefitted her long-term career goals.
09 September 2020
Executive MBA (London) participant, Sarah Okorafor, joins us for a Q&A session about her MBA experience, telling us what attracted her to WBS and which elements of the programme she values most.
08 September 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Pedro Valdebenito, talks about his MBA experience and the modules he found to be most impactful during his time on the programme.
24 August 2020
Executive MBA (London) student, Urmi Dutta-Roy, provides us with an overview of her MBA consultancy project, explaining why she chose her research project and the key learnings she gained.
21 August 2020
Olga Usacheva was midway through her Full-time MBA when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK. In this blog, Olga discusses the transition from face-to-face to online learning and shares her top tips for maximising online learning opportunities.
21 August 2020
"I absolutely recommend new students to contact the WBS CareersPlus team early on to take full advantage of the services offered". Distance Learning MBA participant, Emma Goelema, provides an overview of the career suppport she has received during her MBA.
14 August 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Sumit Malhotra, explains the importance of developing a personal career strategy and how the WBS CareersPlus team helped him to manage the direction of his career.
12 August 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Ruta Dainyte, tells us about her career and why she decided to study an MBA, as well as offering advice for future MBA students.
07 August 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Carla Priddon, tells us about the importance of using the WBS network and seizing every opportunity whilst on the MBA, as well as other essential advice.
14 July 2020
Full-time MBA Alumni, Kristen Rossi, provides us with an overview of her consultancy project experience and offers some advice to students who are about to start, or are in the middle of their consultancy project.
07 July 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Bianca Machado, discusses how she has been successfully engaging in collaborative learning with students all around the world during lockdown.
07 July 2020
We caught up with Full-time MBA student Ruchi Sankrit for a brief conversation about what brought her to study at Warwick Business School and how she is finding the experience so far.
25 June 2020
Executive MBA participant, Erhan Temurkan, explains why he chose to study an MBA at WBS and talks us through the range of career support available to students.
23 June 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Chris Chung, shares his MBA journey, explaining why he chose to study at WBS and the advantages of a distance learning programme.
23 June 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Fiona Bennett, tells us how she effectively utilised the CareersPlus services at WBS to help achieve her goals and define her career journey.
22 June 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Neil Walsh, tells us about the various networking opportunities throughout the programme and shares his advice for future MBA students.
19 June 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Jag Chandi, shares some valuable lessons to help you get the most out of working in online groups.
18 June 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Sresha Banerjee, discusses how she has maximised online learning and networking.
17 June 2020
Distance Learning MBA student, Marissa Alleyne, describes her MBA experience so far and highlights her favourite aspects of the programme.
16 June 2020
Adam Uttley discusses how his Executive MBA has given him the confidence and knowledge to launch a new business venture during lockdown.
12 June 2020
Current Executive MBA (London) participant Tasneem Shafiq discusses the careers support available to participants and how it has benefitted her.
09 June 2020
Executive MBA participant, Kennedy Ameh, discusses how he has embraced online learning.
09 June 2020
Sarah Jackson, Careers Manager, discusses how to best utilise the wide range of careers services available to participants on the Executive MBA in order to build a successful career path.
02 June 2020
Full-time MBA student, Bolaji Keem-Salami, tells us about the benefits of a diverse MBA cohort and how the Full-time MBA has enabled her to connect with so many like-minded individuals.
27 May 2020
We caught up with some of our current Full-time MBA participants to learn about the support they have been receiving from the WBS CareersPlus team and how it is helping them to plan for their future career.
26 May 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Jimmy Dykes, describes his experience of the WBS CareersPlus team and how they have helped him to identify his career goals.
20 May 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Christian Ostler, explains the key principles to effective networking.
13 May 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Zeeshan Sheikh, talks about his experience on the programme and the highlights of his MBA so far.
12 May 2020
Distance Learning MBA (London) student, Marianne Siegfried-Brookes, talks us through her journey on the programme, as well as the advantages of studying an online course.
06 May 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Sresha Banerjee, takes part in our student Q&A, offering an insight into her MBA experience so far and sharing some useful tips for future students.
30 April 2020
Executive MBA participant, Shaun Elliot, explains the reasons why he decided to specialise his MBA in Strategic Leadership and how it is already benefiting his career.
29 April 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Florian Pieper, explains how he has been able to balance his work commitments whilst studying an MBA, as well as his key highlights from the flexible distance learning programme.
27 April 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Israel Zaga, describes his experience taking part in the Partnership in International Management (PIM), at Ross School of Busines in Michigan, USA.
23 April 2020
We spoke to current MBA participants, Samantha Gosnell and Chaarvi Chiduruppa about their experience on the Full-time MBA finance trek to Dublin.
15 April 2020
Executive MBA participant, Archana Dhankar, gives us an insight into the MBA entrepreneurship specialism, the specific modules included and what she has gained from studying the specialism.
08 April 2020
Distance Learning MBA London student, Niosha Kayhani tells us about his career prior to studying his MBA and how the flexiblity of the Distance Learning programme allows him to study whilst working.
01 April 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Alex Chernyi, provides an overview of his MBA experience and shares some useful tips on how to make the most of the programme.
24 March 2020
Six months into her Full-time MBA journey, Antigoni Chrysina talks about her experience so far as well as the variety of people she has met during the programme.
12 March 2020
Distance Learning MBA London student, David Carter, reflects on his main concerns when starting his MBA and provides some useful tips and advice for people who are thinking of joining the programme.
12 March 2020
Highly motivated and ambitious are distinguishing characteristics of our MBA candidates. Throughout March we're finding out more about the women on our MBA to discover what makes them tick. Our fifth blog of the 2020 series celebrates the achievements of Full-time MBA participant Charlotte Lavelle.
11 March 2020
Highly motivated and ambitious are distinguishing characteristics of our MBA candidates. Throughout March we're finding out more about the women on our MBA to discover what makes them tick. Our third blog of the 2020 series celebrates the achievements of Full-time MBA candidate Kathryn Heppinstall.
10 March 2020
Highly motivated and ambitious are distinguishing characteristics of our MBA candidates. Throughout March we're finding out more about the women on our MBA to discover what makes them tick. Our second blog of the 2020 series shines light on Georgia Pawson, an Executive MBA participant already inspiring and empowering the next generation of STEM students.
09 March 2020
James Smith, Full-time MBA participant, shares his advice on choosing the right electives for your next career move, even if you don't know what that next move is yet.
09 March 2020
Highly motivated and ambitious are distinguishing characteristics of our MBA candidates. Throughout March we're finding out more about the women on our MBA to discover what makes them tick. Our first blog of the 2020 series celebrates the achievements of Adenike Macaulay, a high-flying and inspiring leader.
09 March 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Jacopo Serra, talks about the different nationalities, cultures and industries represented in his MBA cohort.
03 March 2020
Full-time MBA alumnus, Roderic Van Hoof, discusses how the impact of unconscious bias can statistically limit career progression for women, even when men and women are equally represented in the work place.
28 February 2020
Distance Learning MBA (London) participant, Stephanie Koh, gives us an overview of her experience applying and preparing for her MBA, as well as what it's like starting the programme.
26 February 2020
Executive MBA student, Tina Kwok, describes what it's like to study an MBA whilst working full-time and also talks about the benefits of having a flexible programme.
21 February 2020
Distance Learning MBA participant, Ramit Gangopadhyay, describes his experience joining the Warwick MBA, from starting the induction process to completing the first few modules.
17 February 2020
Executive MBA (London) participant, John Cancio, describes his experience studying at WBS London, The Shard, and provides an overview of the flexible programme structure.
07 February 2020
Executive MBA (London) participant, Beth Kingsley, shares her thoughts on the structure of the programme and explains why the part-time weekend format suited her learning style perfectly.
30 January 2020
Full-time MBA participant, Charlotte Lavelle, shares her highlights of the programme so far and talks about the skills she has developed, the diversity of the MBA cohort and the importance of the CareersPlus team.
27 January 2020
Winnie Baffoe, Executive MBA (London) participant, discusses the issue of confidence, and how good counsel and self-care can help you sift through negativity to help you identify the meaning and purpose of your strengths and differences.
17 January 2020
WBS Alumni Richard Inman, describes how studying the Full-time MBA helped him move on from a rewarding career in the army to a leading role at Amazon.
16 January 2020
Monica Garcia-Romero, Careers Manager, discusses how to make the make the most of the careers support available to Full-time MBA participants.
28 November 2019
Distance Learning MBA participant, Freddy Bob-Jones, reflects on his journey so far after completing the first year of his MBA.
18 November 2019
Full-time MBA participant, Radko Diev, shares his experience of starting the programme and what current Full-time MBA students can expect from their year ahead.
08 November 2019
Executive MBA (London) participant, Bec Fenlon, provides an insight into her thoughts and feelings when starting the London MBA and the process of joining the programme.