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Starting your second term in Groningen

The dual award master’s programmes, Advanced International Business Management and Operations Management, are certainly among the more interesting degree programmes that Newcastle University Business School has to offer to its postgraduate students. Besides having the chance to study at two European universities at the same time and to achieve two master’s degrees within 17 months…
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How to deal with exam stress

The season we all love to hate is here! Exam season! Even if you’ve done all the revision in the world or none at all, you will definitely still feel the stress. But not to worry, here are a few tips on how to cope with exam stress. For those of you feeling stressed due…
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Gain a Global Advantage Event (GaGA) 2015

By Bradley Smith (Marketing Student, Business School, Newcastle University)             The 2015 Gain a Global Advantage (GaGA) event had a line-up that any budding business person wouldn’t want to miss. However, just in case you did, I’ll briefly summarise a few of the talks. Andy Bird, Chairman of Walt Disney…
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Royal Navy Leadership & Mentoring Forum

By Victor Reyes (MBA Student, Business School, Newcastle University) As students of the MBA programme, we have taken part in a variety of lectures which have given us an insight in to fields such as strategy, organizational behaviour, and human resources, amongst others. In this way we have discussed the relevance of the theory and practice…
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GEO summer internships

As companies compete in a global market I wanted an international dimension to my portfolio. I have trekked in the Sahara, won a scholarship to South Africa and inter-railed in Eastern Europe. However, I’ve never had the opportunity of working outside of Europe – until now. Every year the Business Schools Global Experience Opportunity (GEO) offers…
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2 down, 1 to go

As another successful year at uni draws to a close, it was time for me to pack up shop and return home for the summer! After just (and I mean just) fitting everything into the car (it’s amazing how much I’ve accumulated over a year), we made our way back to York. Whilst surrounded by…
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Kings of Leon @ St James Park

What better way to celebrate the end of exams than watching Kings of Leon perform at St James Park! After a couple of alcoholic beverages we made our way to the stadium just in time for the first act; Twin Atlantic. Gone was the football pitch, hidden under what resembled concrete slabs. It was slightly…
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The annual David Goldman Lecture

In true ‘stereotypical’ student fashion, this blog is late (by 2 weeks in fact). Let’s turn the clocks back to Wednesday 19 March. One of the busiest days in the Business Schools calendar.  The annual David Goldman lecture which followed the productive and very insightful GaGa event [see ‘Going GaGa’ – if you dare!]. Being…
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