Articles by Stephanie Horvath

Don’t Go to Paris for the Half Marathon

by Stephanie Horvath on March 10, 2014

It sounds like a really good idea—run my first half marathon in beautiful Paris. Be inspired by views of Notre Dame, the Bastille, and the [...]

London, Baby! Favorite Spots from a Weekend in The Big Smoke

by Stephanie Horvath on February 15, 2014

Welcome to London! When we found out we were moving to Switzerland, I pictured lots of weekend getaways to fabulous European cities. This past weekend, we [...]

It’s OK to Suck at Stuff

by Stephanie Horvath on February 5, 2014

Nick and I stood in front of the chairlift, fully kitted out in our rented skis and brand new snow pants. All around us, Swiss [...]

The 4 Signs of Fantasy Football Season

by Stephanie Horvath on September 5, 2013

It’s football season again, which means it’s fantasy football season. I don’t play but my husband does. Just as the leaves changing colors signal autumn, [...]

I’m Upside Down Again

by Stephanie Horvath on February 19, 2013

I started this blog when my life had turned upside down. I left a journalism career to gamble on an MBA, a direction I never [...]

I am Liz Lemon

by Stephanie Horvath on December 2, 2012

My husband often compares me to Liz Lemon from 30 Rock. I think it’s partly because I tend to spill food on myself and partly [...]

I’m Thankful For Change

by Stephanie Horvath on November 27, 2012

Today (Nov 22) seems like a good day to start blogging again. Not because it’s Thanksgiving, but because once again my life is on the [...]

What’s Really Going to Get Me Through

by Stephanie Horvath on August 17, 2012

In the last month I’ve been lucky enough to spend time with many of the people I adore. That happens when you attend your b-school [...]

Get Some Sleep!

by Stephanie Horvath on December 2, 2011

Arianna Huffington came to speak at work a few weeks ago. I wasn’t sure what I’d think of the writer turned politician turned online journalism [...]

Advice for MBA Students Who Hate Networking

by Stephanie Horvath on November 13, 2011

And for any b-school student who’s wondering, yes, recruiting is WAY easier from this side. I hated networking events as a student. The whole mating ritual [...]

Welcome Back to the Real World!

by Stephanie Horvath on September 13, 2011

I am six weeks back into the working world, and to my surprise, little has changed since I left. The job and city are new, [...]

An MBA’s Prayer for Her Future Self

by Stephanie Horvath on April 26, 2011

I’ve had a lot of guest speakers in class this quarter, most of them alums ranging from five to 45 years out of Darden. Most [...]

Dubai: Largest, tallest, bestest

by Stephanie Horvath on March 26, 2011

I just returned from a weeklong class in the United Arab Emirates where the theme is “superlatives.” The nation — or, more specifically its two richest [...]