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Aisha Hurston Is Proving That Anyone Can Earn an MBA, One Video at a Time


Coming from both a disadvantaged and nontraditional background, Aisha Hurston has made it her mission to show others that no matter your background or formal training, it’s possible to earn an MBA. 

In 2013, Hurston earned her Juris Doctorate from

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Job Searching in the Time of COVID-19: One Expert Shares Advice on How to Land Your Next Gig (Yes, it’s Still Possible)


There is hardly a person who hasn’t been affected by the current pandemic, but while COVID-19 may be here to stay, life must go on. Despite the current economic crisis and continuing uncertainty, many Consortium members are beginning internships and

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Navigating the MBA Journey: Consortium Alum Al Dea Helps MBAs by Sharing Their Stories


The importance of education to achieving success was something Al Dea learned at a young age. It was an idea cultivated in him by his parents around the dinner table, where he learned about their own journeys to success and …

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What I Wish I Knew: Consortium MBAs Share Learned Advice on Preparing for Business School


You’ve taken the GMAT, written your essays, gotten letters of recommendation and submitted your complete MBA applications. Now it’s time to sit back and take it easy while you anxiously await decisions. 

But, if you thought this was supposed to

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Considering an MBA? Adam Miller Is Here to Help


A second-year MBA candidate at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business, Adam Miller has found a way to use his own experience and that of others to help prospective MBA students.

Through his podcast The MBA Candidate