Experience

First Impressions of the Freeman School from the Tulane MBA class of 2019

First Impressions of the Freeman School from the Tulane MBA class of 2019

The newest class of Tulane MBAs shared their first impressions of the Freeman School at the end of Orientation. Today is the first day of classes. We wish them great success in the Tulane MBA program. Follow their journey @freemanschool on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

August 21, 2017 ×
President and CEO of Newpark Resources, Paul Howes, Speaks to Energy Students on the Importance of Maintaining a Focused Strategy Through the Down Cycle

President and CEO of Newpark Resources, Paul Howes, Speaks to Energy Students on the Importance of Maintaining a Focused Strategy Through the Down Cycle

On April 11, 2017, Paul Howes, President and Chief Executive Officer of Newpark Resources, spoke to students in the Master of Management in Energy (MME) program. Mr. Howes lectured the students on Newpark Resources’ strategic drivers such as differentiation through technology, customer service and support, and international expansion. He also […]

May 2, 2017 ×
Jim Carter, Calumet Board Member, Lectures Energy Students on MLPs

Jim Carter, Calumet Board Member, Lectures Energy Students on MLPs

Jim Carter is on the Board of Directors of Calumet Specialty Products Partners and came to speak to the MME students about Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) and the Calumet case studied in James McFarland´s Energy Strategy Capstone class. Calumet began in 1990 as a specialty petroleum products business. they expanded […]

May 2, 2017 ×
Crawfish Fest at Tulane

Crawfish Fest at Tulane

Students, alums and crawfish fans alike flocked to Crawfest over the weekend. With warm weather, close to 20,000 pounds of mudbugs and nine bands playing on two stages, the annual student-run festival was, once again, a rousing success. Read More…

April 26, 2017 ×
New course explores the process behind new products

New course explores the process behind new products

  What does it take to create a successful product? According to John Clarke, it’s probably not what you think. “It’s kind of a myth that there has to be some kind of epiphany,” says Clarke, a professor of practice in management at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of […]

February 23, 2017 ×
3 reflections on the Asia Global Leadership course

3 reflections on the Asia Global Leadership course

Several things contribute to this course being a useful and interesting course. The number one reason would be the fact that you work with actual companies who are looking to expand into Asia. It is an empowering and exciting experience to work as “management consultants” with the company administration, gauge […]

May 16, 2016 ×

An Inside Look at Top Lockers

Any business education is incomplete without hands on learning to compliment classroom discussion. Through three international trips to Italy, Argentina, and China, the Tulane MBA program offers students the ability to work closely with various companies and organizations in order to get an inside glimpse at businesses of varying sizes and industries. The class […]

May 9, 2016 ×

All Around the World and Back in Two Years

Having not lived outside Louisiana for any extensive time, one of the most anticipated components of the A. B. Freeman MBA program I was excited about was the global diversity aspect, in regards to the cohort, curriculum, and travel. Although I have traveled around the world, even having the opportunity […]

May 9, 2016 ×

Make Locks Consulting Project

Make Locks, Ltd., based in Xiamen, China, is one of the leading developers and manufacturers of top security and high quality industrial locks. The company approached our consulting team at Tulane University seeking assistance with penetrating the U.S. security products market. Specifically, Make Locks sought to better understand the competitive […]

May 9, 2016 ×

A Pertinent and Sentimental Culmination

Travel is a wonderful thing.  It is exciting.  It is interesting.  It is certainly fun. The opportunity to tour the world with a group of motivated classmates is a unique experience that teaches you far more than can be gleaned from leisure trips though, and it is rare.  During my […]

May 9, 2016 ×