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Collaboration Starts with Group Projects

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Have you ever wondered why so many students dread group projects? Why do they often fail? What makes some succeed? And how do you ensure the success of your next group project so your team members aren’t all angry by the end? Assistant Professor of Sociology Ashley Harrell is new to Duke and... Read More about Collaboration Starts with Group Projects»

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Course Correction: How MMS Courses Changed Student Clara Love's Path

Friday, January 17, 2020

I made the decision to join the MMS Certificate program very early in my freshman fall semester. Now as a second semester sophomore, I couldn’t be happier that I did!  Originally, coming into college I had a keen interest in strictly strategy consulting and economics, leading me to the MMS... Read More about Course Correction: How MMS Courses Changed Student Clara Love's Path»

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So, You’re Thinking About the MMS Certificate?

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

It’s amazing how fast four years can go by. From choosing a major to choosing a career, there’s a lot of decisions to be made as a student. But one of the best decisions I’ve made while at Duke was pursuing the Markets and Management certificate. However, I didn’t just wake up and think “I’m going... Read More about So, You’re Thinking About the MMS Certificate?»

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How MMS Courses Helped with Interviewing

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

When I began my academic career at Duke, I was unsure of where and how I would go about my future. The Markets and Management courses provided me with a clear way of navigating my future. I was given the opportunity to take courses that have helped develop my analytical and decision-making skills.... Read More about How MMS Courses Helped with Interviewing»

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Journey to MMS

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Approaching the end of my second to last semester here at Duke means that I am also nearly done with my Markets and Management Studies certificate. Over my four years here at Duke, the course work and classes I have had the pleasure of completing for this certificate have been not only some of the... Read More about Journey to MMS»

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Founder of Rewriting the Code Visits MMS Core Course

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

This week, Duke alumna and Founder and President of Rewriting The Code Sue Harnett visited our Data Analytics for Business core course to talk to students about the role of women in data driven industries. Prior to Rewriting the Code, Sue launched, developed and successfully sold a... Read More about Founder of Rewriting the Code Visits MMS Core Course»

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From Marketing Classroom to Marketing Internship

Monday, November 11, 2019

Reflecting on my time as an MMS student, I have come to realize that MMS 272: Marketing across Borders, Cultures and Demographics is the best class I have ever taken at Duke. The class not only allowed me to discover my passion for brand management, but it also exposed me to projects which were as... Read More about From Marketing Classroom to Marketing Internship»

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Looking Back on MMS

Thursday, October 24, 2019

After almost four years at Duke I can confidently say that my Markets & Management classes have been the most applicable to not only finding a job but also building a skill set that can be useful as I enter the working world in the coming year. My experiences with MMS classes at Duke has... Read More about Looking Back on MMS»

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Interested in Business Communication? MMS 490 might be for you!

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

I am a graduate of the MBA program at Fuqua (with a concentration in marketing), and after a corporate marketing career that spanned over twenty years (focused primarily on health care and consumer packaged goods), I returned to school and earned my PhD in Leadership Studies in 2013. Along the way... Read More about Interested in Business Communication? MMS 490 might be for you!»

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Learn more about elective course PPS 298: Authentic Leadership

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Authentic Leadership is focused on the exploration of the attributes of leadership and why some leaders fail and other succeed. The course will also help students understand the core values they possess which will bring success to organizations throughout their lives.  Each student will... Read More about Learn more about elective course PPS 298: Authentic Leadership»