How MBA students have faced a year of uncertainty

Two months after starting an MBA at Insead in France, Aubrey Keller found himself in lockdown at the edge of the forest of Fontainebleau. “I did not expect Covid,” he recalls of those first weeks of the pandemic, “but neither did the world.” Around the same time, Hanna-Lil Malone, a former accounts director at PR […]

Do entrepreneurs need an MBA?

Before Tristram and Rebecca Mayhew decided to quit their corporate roles and launch Go Ape, their treetop adventure parks business with 48 sites in the US and UK, they seriously considered getting an MBA. But separately, and for different reasons, they rejected the...

Is it a mistake to continue with an MBA?

I am doing an MBA following five years working in a front office role at a small investment bank in London. I wanted to broaden my options and take time out to gain a degree, which seemed like a good call due to the pandemic.But I think it was a mistake. The focus for...