Daily Archives: November 8, 2015


Last week the WSA hosted 5 recent alums, from the MBA classes of ‘13, ‘14, ‘15. An enlightening discussion ensued, here we share our takeaways: 1. It’s fine to not know what you’re doing Much angst is spent on recruiting decisions, particularly for ECs planning their first post-MBA step. Recognize that this will be one of many steps. And importantly, while it feels like everyone else has worked out what they’re doing for their internship or post-MBA job – it’s not everyone. You are in the majority if you get to Spring semester and haven’t locked in a job. You […]

THE WISDOM OF ALUMS


This week, we have an exciting roundup of advice for female founders to highlight some of the key points from our Series W interviews. We ask them: What advice would you give to aspiring entrepreneurs? Diana Murakhovskaya and Irene Ryabaya of Monarq: We have three pieces of advice: share your idea, commit to it and ask for help. We love this quote from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe “At the moment of commitment the entire universe conspires to assist you.”  Building a company is a REALLY HARD and you have to be quite driven, passionate and ready to work like mad. You absolutely cannot do it […]

SERIES W ADVICE FOR ENTREPRENEURS ROUNDUP