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Ready to Roll

We all leave for Paris in t-minus 24 hours. In between now and then, I have to finish a management paper, finish packing, go to my 6:30pm night class and try to visit a friend who is in town from New York. It’ll be an interesting day. As many of […]

by × March 25, 2010 × 0 comments

Experience, Global

A Semester in Hong Kong

I recently spent a semester in Hong Kong as an MBA exchange student. It was an absolutely amazing and fantastic experience. This is one of the wonderful opportunities that Freeman school gives you when you join the MBA program here. My friend and I were the first students to go […]

by × January 20, 2010 × 0 comments

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Welcome to First year International Students

Almost all of the new first year international students would have reached New Orleans by now. Welcome to all of you on behalf of the “Blogging Team”. This brings back a lot of memories. Last year I was in the same position, as you are in right now. Some Advice: […]

by × July 6, 2009 × 0 comments

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Backyard Lamb Roast

Backyard Lamb Roast

Our Greek classmate, Christos wanted to do something for his birthday. He ended up borrowing this setup from our Greek professor and proceeded to roast a whole lamb in my backyard. I’m looking at a lot of happy classmates right now. Knud Berthelsen

by × April 30, 2009 × 0 comments

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Doing Business In Asia

Doing Business In Asia

This weekend we started our module on doing business in Asia. After three more meetings we are heading to Tsinghua University in Beijing followed by spring break in Asia. Tibetan mountains and Thai beaches are among the destinations discussed so far. Knud Berthelsen

by × January 31, 2009 × 0 comments

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We’ll always have Paris

We’ll always have Paris

I’m back in NOLA after our Paris trip and my Christmas in Norway. Paris was great! Our class has spent a year and a half together now and the luxury of relaxing and discovering new places together after all finals are over and before we start again is priceless. This […]

by × January 3, 2009 × 0 comments

Global, People

Hi, I’m Knud Berthelsen and I’ve been peer pressured into introducing myself

Hi, I’m Knud Berthelsen and I’ve been peer pressured into introducing myself

Hi, I’m Knud Berthelsen and I’ve been peer pressured into introducing myself by my fellow bloggers here. I’m a second year MBA from Norway concentrating in Strategic Management & Leadership. I moved to New Orleans from Washington DC where I first followed U.S. domestic politics at the political dept. of […]

by × November 6, 2008 × 0 comments