Marketing and Sales Club: Our very first event

Article contributed by Maitrayee Pathak We kick started our club with our very first event on 1st oct 2018. It was an industry talk by one of the most loved and renowned FMCG companies of the world; Procter & Gamble. The guest speakers were Mr Chinmay Shenoy and Candice Chung who are brand managers of Pampers (Baby Diapers) & Whisper (Women Sanitary care). The agenda of this presentation was to give…

When you have nothing to lose

Article contributed by Liao Minghao, MBA Class of 2019. On the evening of 6 Sep 18, a group of close to 20 Nanyang MBA and Nanyang Fellows students had the opportunity to hear the sharing of Nemesh Singh, Founder of Appointy.com, a bootstrapping startup based in Bhopal, India in ESR-10. The event was organized by the Entrepreneurship group comprising members from both MBA programs. The speaker started off by sharing…

Berkeley Tour by the Fellows

Article written by Theodore Loy Tom.  As a native San Franciscan who was born and raised in the Bay Area it was my pleasure to host my cohort for a day in Berkeley. It was a fun packed day that showcased the best of Northern California – amazing food and delicious locally made wines. We first started off the day by going to the Farmer’s Market at Lake Merritt. This is…

THE NANYANG FELLOWS MBA EXPERIENCE BY EGERTON

I decided to pursue a full-time MBA programme at the age of 45, many thought I was crazy, partly because, in their opinion, what does he still have to learn? After all, he already has two post graduate degrees and numerous executive trainings. Fast-forward a year later, the transformation is glaring for all to see and many have already started attesting to this. Nanyang Business School (NBS) and indeed the…

SG punches above its weight as a destination for Postgrad studies

In considering where to pursue a Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme, international students should give serious thought to the cosmopolitan city state of Singapore. Nicknamed “Singapore Inc”, the country rivals Hong Kong, Shanghai and London as a global business centre. It also boasts world-class education, a multicultural environment, innovative research and scholarship opportunities. Focused on business, investment and entrepreneurship, Singapore has three institutions (Nanyang Business School, NUS Business School…

The Nanyang Fellows MBA experience by Sam Mara

I personally value something that can change a person! Back to the time when I was working at the National Bank of Cambodia, I could well accomplish all the tasks with which I had experiences for years. However, since new jobs had dramatically arisen I found myself not capable enough challenging with them. The short-term trainings were just not enough. I was in a lot of stress and felt like…

A morning well spent at the NBS CEO Breakfast Series

Article contributed by: Maria Clara, MBA Class of 2018.  On 19th of September 2017, MBA participants, faculty and alumni met again for the NBS CEO Breakfast Series. The event was held at The Fullerton Hotel and the topic of the morning was Women in Leadership. The panel of speakers was integrated by Diana The, Chief Counsel at AON Hewitt APAC for the Middle East & Africa; Elaine Yeo, Managing Director…

Interview with Fellows MBA alumna, Col Jerica Goh

Overseeing a naval warship is no easy job. It requires leadership skills of the highest level and the utmost respect from the ship’s crew. With its focus on cultivating robust leadership and management skills, Colonel Jerica Goh saw the Nanyang Fellows MBA as the ideal preparation for her future role as the commanding officer of the RSS Supreme – the navy’s most advanced warship. We sat down with Colonel Goh,…

HOW TO MARKET YOURSELF WITH YOUR PERSONAL VALUE PROPOSITION (PVP)

Your PVP is an essential part of your job search toolbox. It helps you shape and define your personal brand, and allows you to articulate the value you bring to your target employer. And because your PVP is a “living” document, it needs to be updated and given regular attention throughout your professional life. What makes a great PVP? A robust PVP expresses the following attributes of your unique profile…

Guest Lecture @NBS – Fellows MBA

Article written by Venkatsubrmaniam Guest lecture, from leading industry professionals, is something every MBA student keenly looks forward to. And when a leading McKinsey consultant happens to be the guest lecturer, the expectations and excitements are naturally very high. Professor Pete R. Giulioni, former consultant and now a professor at NBS, conducted a workshop on Change Management for the Fellows MBA students. He was also kind enough to request one…