By: Alex Prosperi
Prior to coming back to academia, I worked at a communications agency. “Agency life” requires an always-on mentality where your client’s wishes – regardless of the task itself or timing – are priority. I’m grateful for the invaluable personal and professional lessons I gained working in PR, but there comes a time when you know you’re ready for the next adventure.
I took about four months off between work and school. And after spending a month backpacking and hanging out with kangaroos in Australia, I was eager to get started in the Notre Dame MBA program.
What I somewhat expected – but what I’m absolutely currently experiencing – is the level of freedom and opportunity that business school offers. Continue reading “An ND MBA’s thoughts on the flexibility of business school”