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How Does Impact Investing Work? Insights from Darden’s Impact Investing Conference

Five young panelists shared insights at the Darden Impact Investing Forum in what students called a “spirit of Millennial altruism”. These business women and men collectively shared two decades of experience in the new and rapidly-growing field of impact investing. As Millennials create their own wealth, will they continue to invest in traditional methods as their parents did? Or will they fulfill what some deem their destiny to push impact investing forward into truly changing the world? Below are my … Continue Reading

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5 Survival Tips for MBA Moms and Families

Part I: My Journey as an MBA Mom I am a mother who can say I have tried all the arrangements: I have been a stay at home mom, a work-from-home mom, a student mom … Continue Reading

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What’s It Like to Be a Consultant?

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a business consultant?   If you are considering business consulting as a career, you will appreciate the insights I gained from attending Deloitte’s Consulting Early Connections … Continue Reading

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7 Skills of an Effective Leader in Social Impact and Sustainability

As befits the immersive culture of Darden, we enjoyed a thought-provoking discussion panel on sustainability on our second day of school.   Five Darden alumni shared their insights on working in social impact across many … Continue Reading

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5 Reasons CPG Brand Management Rocks

The consumer packaged goods industry (CPG) is an appealing choice for MBA students considering their many career options.   Brand management is a viable option for those who love marketing, leadership and product development. Here … Continue Reading