Articles by beatvit

  • GW MBA Dropout Tale

    GW MBA Dropout Tale

    by on July 10th, 2013

    This post is written by Jason Barrett, a 25 years old GW part-time MBA dropout turned a professional whiskey drinker. Jason is the youngest master distiller in the USA. He makes whiskey for a living … Read More

  • GW MBA Follies – 2013

    GW MBA Follies – 2013

    by on May 9th, 2013

    Last week I went to the GW MBA Follies. This was my first ever Follies and I was really curious to see what it was all about. During my MBA years I either did not even know about specific dates when the Follies was … Read More

  • French Labor Market and Corporate Social Responsibility

    French Labor Market and Corporate Social Responsibility

    by on March 21st, 2013

    It was exactly a year ago that I went to Audencia Nantes School of Management, France for a week-long study abroad program offered by GWSB MBA. It was a very eventful week for me, and probably one of the brightest … Read More

  • Going Global: MBA Students in Ghana

    Going Global: MBA Students in Ghana

    by on March 18th, 2013

    Written by Kristin Schulz, class 2014 part-time MBA student at GWSB; Residential Programs Manager at Clean Currents. Passionate advocate and evangelist for renewable energy and business sustainability. One of the great … Read More

  • Business Case for Telework

    Business Case for Telework

    by on March 12th, 2013

    Who could have thought that an internal change of policy at Yahoo! would have such a ripple effect on the nation’s workforce. Message boards and comments section on the articles covering the issue are swelling with … Read More

  • MBA Student Loan – Days of Reckoning

    MBA Student Loan – Days of Reckoning

    by on March 6th, 2013

    In my post-MBA time there have been a few milestones directly connected to my MBA. First was the Graduation Gala that I described briefly in my blog. Then, of course, were  the Commencement weekend ceremonies back in … Read More

  • MBA Done – Heading Back to School

    MBA Done – Heading Back to School

    by on March 4th, 2013

    I just really cannot let it go. I am becoming a GWSB fixture of sorts – a proverbial perpetual student, except I am not doing it to get another formal degree, but to pursue some of the interests through the classes I … Read More

  • MBAA Revolt … er Reform at GWU School of Business

    MBAA Revolt … er Reform at GWU School of Business

    by on February 26th, 2013

    About four months ago when the whole country was embroiled into the perils of the final phase of the presidential election campaign, something even more significant, albeit unnoticed by the general public, was happening … Read More

  • MBA Graduation Gift to Myself

    MBA Graduation Gift to Myself

    by on December 14th, 2012

    It has been over two years already since I read Tim Ferriss’ book The 4-Hour Workweek. I shared some of the thoughts on the book in my post The 4-Hour Workweek – Jar of Goodies from Tim Ferriss. One of the lasting … Read More

  • GWU Alumni Weekend – MBA Zero Year Reunion

    GWU Alumni Weekend – MBA Zero Year Reunion

    by on December 6th, 2012

    This is a belated post on the event that took place two months ago, but since I have been lazy in updating the blog lately, I want to catch up on some noteworthy events and developments in my post-MBA life. There will be … Read More

  • Post-MBA Summer of Firsts

    Post-MBA Summer of Firsts

    by on October 3rd, 2012

    As I wrote back in June in my post MBA Postpartum Syndrome the issue of the newly found free time was one of the most overwhelming challenges for part-time MBA graduates. I also shared a few plans of my own that I had … Read More

  • Business Communication Epiphany

    Business Communication Epiphany

    by on July 20th, 2012

    In my very last module of part-time MBA program at GWSB I took a class on Business Communication. I mentioned that class briefly in one of my posts before. This was a very hands-on class and quite a bit of fun too. I am … Read More

  • Venture Capital: Funding Your Business

    Venture Capital: Funding Your Business

    by on July 14th, 2012

    About a month ago I received an email from a friend I met at Audencia School of Management on my study abroad trip to France. She asked me if I had any contacts of venture capitalists who she could approach for funding … Read More

  • My Part-time MBA Heroes

    My Part-time MBA Heroes

    by on July 5th, 2012

    Last Thursday I was reliving some of the best things you can get from MBA besides highly acclaimed (and frequently challenged) credentials, cursory introduction to critical business knowledge and skills, and chronic … Read More