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ACG Cup- An interview with the winners at USD

The first round of the ACG Cup case study competition was held on 6 February 2014. Six teams of USD MBA students competed in the round, with each team presenting its analysis in half an hour slots . The judges … Continue reading

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Give Thanks and Reflect

…Thanksgiving at USD I think all USD MBA candidates have a lot of things to be very thankful for. Let me just say in advance that I am thankful the finance exam we just took this morning is over. Now … Continue reading

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USD Faculty

While interning in New York this summer, I had an interesting conversation with an executive.  Though she confused my school with San Diego State in a way that I would not confuse U-Penn and Penn State, I let it slide.  … Continue reading

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ACG Cup Round 1: Tales from a Finance Case Competition

I am a first year full-time MBA. A little while back I was asked to join one of the ACG Cup teams. I casually replied, “sure.” In the same spirit as the semi-successful Jim Carey movie, Yes Man, my philosophy … Continue reading

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Fun with Finance – the CFA Institute Global Investment Research Challenge

An enormous advantage I’ve encountered throughout my MBA experience is the unexpected connection between academics and networking. After months of studying for and finishing the GMAT (not to mention filling out countless B-School applications), my brain was anticipating a fact–filled … Continue reading

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