Author Archives: hablarachel

The purpose of jumper cables

I also need to take a second to mention Natalie’s commencement speech which I left out of my previous blog post. One person was selected from each of our 4 classes.  They then had to present their speeches in front … Continue reading

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A week-long goodbye

Heading back to Madrid was surreal.  It feels like home at this point, yet I knew I’d be leaving for my “real” home in 6 days.  The jet lag hit me like a ton of bricks.  While my body gave … Continue reading

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New York, New York

After Philadelphia, my teammate, Nada, and I headed to NYC for a weekend vacation.  We were each planning to meet friends there.  My dear friend, Nathan, met me at the hotel.  Our weekend was exactly what I needed: relaxation.  We … Continue reading

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Rachel: Student Consultant

As I mentioned in October, I have been working as a student consultant for the last 7 months in addition to my regular MBA curriculum.  We have been building a US market entry strategy and implementation plan for a major … Continue reading

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İstanbul

I recently returned from Istanbul, Turkey.  And don’t worry, family, I wasn’t affected by any of those protests that you’ve probably seen on TV lately. Istanbul is a place that I’ve wanted to visit for over 10 years, but I … Continue reading

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Aniversario

Happy Anniversary to my blog (and to those that have been reading it)!  This time last year I was texting back and forth with my dear friend, Sergio, for his advice on a blog name.  After debating some hilarious options, … Continue reading

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No more excuses

I’m in the last week of Term 4 with only one exam and one paper to go.  Before I know it, I’ll be starting my fifth and final term.  I often feel guilty that I’ve let an entire 3 months … Continue reading

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