The MBA Capstone is the final and crucial project undertaken during The Edinburgh MBA, the outcome of which dictates the award that students will get on their degree. It brings together all the knowledge and experiences gained during the year and is considered to be one of the most invaluable experiences of the MBA. Here’s how I tackled the Capstone and my tips for completing the project successfully.
The aim of this business trek was to understand the country, visit a few businesses and do a bit of shopping. Quite straightforward. We didn’t realise this was going to be trek with a difference; and the knowledge I gained was fascinating.
One of the optional electives I chose as part of my specialisation was International Business in Context (IBC Colombia). In this course, students have the opportunity to travel to Bogota and Medellin in Colombia to work on a mini-consultancy project with a large local company.
How a snap decision to resign from my role at Deloitte led to a place on the Edinburgh MBA.