Category Alumni Stories

What about the brand called “You”?

A week ago, I returned from my short European vacation and I’m now back in Dubai, taking refuge inside my office and various coffee shops to escape the rising temperatures. Summer is traditionally a bit quieter here in the region, as residents enjoy their summer holidays abroad and corporate events take a summer break. This year, Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting, also falls into the summer months, which means

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You´ve graduated from College! Now what?

The big day has arrived, everyone is looking great at the graduation ceremony, but yet, you are not sure what to do next. First thing you should do is remain calm and don´t let yourself be influenced by your colleagues or college mates. Each person is different and most likely with a distinct future. Graduating from college should never be seen or congratulated as the final step. Forget the word

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How To Do Well At A Job Interview

In this post I want to share my interview experience and give you a few tips on how to do well at a job interview; all my recommendations are based on my own experience. This time of the year a lot of students graduate from schools and join the work force, and they will go through a lot of different interviews. I put together a few tips that I find

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Holidays! Finally!

Sniff, sniff! Can you smell it? Mhmmm, smells like holidays to me! Right now, my upcoming holiday still seems ages away, even though we’ll be jetting off to Europe in only 4 days, but until then it’s still work, work, and work. I’m currently in the final stretches of the Global Strategic Management module of my Glion Online MBA. The online program mirrors the classroom-based program very closely, but is,

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