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Analytics & Insights: Experiential Learning Through Discovery

May 8, 2020
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Experiential learning has gained popularity among business schools nationwide, with many programs focusing on a consultancy-like model where students apply their knowledge to a business challenge at a firm with some light guidance from faculty. This approach often leads to one of two...

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Translating your Discovery Project Experience into Practice: An Interview with Alumni Fellow Rachel Clark

March 14, 2018

At Pepperidge Farm, Rachel runs the Sandwich Bread portfolio and is responsible for creating the annual operating plan for each fiscal year. Rachel determines what the goals are for the brand (e.g. increase household penetration or frequency among existing users) and, working with...

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How Much Are Millennials Engaged in Retirement Annuities?

March 16, 2016
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You just finished college. Perhaps you have been part of the labor market for five or six years. You still have your whole life ahead of you, so what might you be concerned with? Earning that long awaited raise is a good concern, or where you will travel next summer, or, even more immediately,...

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