Why did you
choose Aston Business School?
MBA Part-time (Class of 2001)
First and foremost the reputation of the School and credibility this
provides with potential employers. As a
part time student I also wanted to be able to attend lectures and benefit from
the interaction with fellow students.
you describe the learning experience at Aston Business School?
Excellent. I threw myself into
the MBA process deliberately choosing elective modules outside my previous
qualifications and profession. The
degree of choice and quality of material, fellow students and lecturers could
not be faulted.
What have you gained (personally
and professionally) from your MBA programme at Aston Business School?
The main gain is my high confidence exampled by my comfort in
challenging functional specialists on their functional activities. This has a network effect in the contribution
I am able to make and the results I have achieved in a wide range of roles.
What do you consider to be the
most positive aspects of your experience at Aston Business School?
Very difficult to pin this down to just a few areas. I would prefer to say the whole experience
surpassed my expectations by some distance.
How has your
Aston MBA helped you further your career?
Immediately after graduation I moved to Paris to work on a supply chain
reengineering project for around 18 months.
This would not have been possible had I not have gained my MBA (I am a
marketer by profession). This led on to
What would you consider to be
your main achievements since gaining your MBA at Aston?
Accelerated professional advancement and the
results I have been able to deliver for my employer.