Paying it forward reaps rewards
Jo, Retail Marketing Consultant at National Australia Bank, completed her MBA in 2010 and has since been an ardent supporter of fellow graduates, liaising closely with Melbourne Business School’s Career Management Centre to find the right candidates to interview for positions.
“Being a graduate of the School, I have an understanding – and expectation – of the calibre of candidate I will meet through MBS, which is half the challenge when you are sorting through CVs,” Jo said.
Forethought seeks “best and brightest” data grads
As one of Australia’s top market research firms, Forethought Research needs to recruit top talent to help big brands utilise customer data for critical insights, which is why it came to Melbourne Business School recently.
T“We like to recruit the brightest and the best, and they tend to come from MBS,” said Forethought’s Katherine Marguccio, after pitching her company to our Master of Business Analytics students. “I think MBS graduates have a definite edge over other graduates that apply for our analyst roles.”