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The End of Funemployment & My Columnist Debut!

Three and a half weeks down, 1.93 years to go!  Our first almost-month here has been a total whirlwind in the most wonderful way.  I wish I could post everything that’s happened so far in a chronological and organized manner, but I feel like adfawoefbAUHDFWEHNWEF and it’s just not gonna happen.   1,646 more words


Customer-Centric Leadership - One of my Picks for HBS Learnings!

At the end of this week I will be heading to Boston for my HBS Reunion!  I am so excited about seeing my friends and their families. 133 more words

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18 Banks Street & 93 Names

Can anyone else not believe it’s September 1st?  Seems like yesterday I was debating whether or not I really needed to bring the rice steamer I’ve never used to Boston (I did) and today I’m actually… 914 more words

Afropreneurship with Sim Shagaya

I recently came across this video interview of Sim Shagaya. Sim is the CEO of Konga.com, a fast growing ecommerce startup in Nigeria. The first thing I observed about this guy was his top-notch academic and professional credentials. 71 more words


Home Is Where Julie's Second Bedroom Is

We made it to Boston!  Ed and I filled up two pods, said goodbye to everyone we know and somehow tricked American Airlines into letting us on the plane with about 50 extra pounds of luggage.   891 more words


MBA ADMISSIONS TIP #3: Build A Great Bridge

As a former Harvard admissions interviewer and a Harvard graduate, one of the most important things in creating a strong MBA application that will get you noticed at the top schools, is building a powerful bridge between your past professional experience and your future goals. 192 more words


Kazuo Ishiguro, Kay Graham and Moral Leadership

Nocturnes. I picked it up a few days ago and already it follows me everywhere.  It’s a collection of five stories — intense, intimate, beautiful stories that tell of love and loss and the passage of time.  622 more words

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