Category: Business School Alumni Stories

The Career Mastery: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Deniz Sasal (Executive MBA, 2013) currently works for PwC Consulting, and has started his own careers blog that will “share valuable insider information that most hiring managers wouldn’t share”. We have been allowed to publish extracts from the blog. You can read more on thecareermastery.com. What a stupid question to ask… It really is… Interviewer:…Continue Reading The Career Mastery: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

#Cassat50: Juliet Valdinger, 2013

Juliet Valdinger studied MSc Grantmaking, Philanthropy and Social Investment, 2013. We chatted about her experiences for our continuing #Cassat50 series. Why did you come to Cass? My desire to get an MSc in Grantmaking, Philanthropy and Social Investment at Cass Business School came from fracturing my skull. Quite an unusual reason for most people (thankfully)….Continue Reading #Cassat50: Juliet Valdinger, 2013

#Cassat 50: Richard Storey, 1969

Richard Storey studied MBA Administrative Sciences (then known as an MSc) in the second ever intake, graduating in 1969 from what was then the City University Business School (CUBS). He’s recently retired. We caught up with him for our continuing #Cassat50 series. Why did you come to Cass? I was only 22 and had just…Continue Reading #Cassat 50: Richard Storey, 1969

The Career Mastery: What are your weaknesses?

Deniz Sasal (Executive MBA, 2013) currently works for PwC Consulting, and has started his own careers blog that will “share valuable insider information that most hiring managers wouldn’t share”. We have been allowed to publish extracts from the blog. You can read more on thecareermastery.com. What are your weaknesses? Let me start by saying your…Continue Reading The Career Mastery: What are your weaknesses?

From Comparing Notes to Comparing Energy Prices

After feeling nostalgic about abandoning the energy trading knowledge she had gained from Cass Business School, Ugonwa Okolo made the decision to leave her position as partner at an insurance brokerage firm to pursue her dream. She is now the successful owner of Compareenergyprices.ng, an online marketplace for oil trading and supply. Read on to…Continue Reading From Comparing Notes to Comparing Energy Prices