2009 New Zealand Case Competition Part 3

Blog Post #3 from Champions Trophy Case Competition in New ZealandOur last day of frivolity. The morning was spent with 2 experts who gave us a briefing on the economic status of New Zealand and their "can do" attitude towards entrepreneurship and business. The country is looking for business and people to come and work …

2009 New Zealand Case Competition Part 2

Blog Post #2 from Champions Trophy Case Competition in New ZealandWe were welcomed today. The group was assembled at the University for the official Maori welcome to New Zealand. The Maori people are the indigenous people of the land and have been here for thousands of years. The welcome was frightening at first, a warrior …

2009 New Zealand Case Competition Part 1

Blog Post #1 from Champions Trophy Case Competition in New Zealand"Not another one!" are not the first words you would expect from a blog about New Zealand, but once you read this you will understand why those three words became our motto today.The trip over was uneventful, and good, we all slept to some degree, …

Diversity with PwC and Focus Group

After classes today I went to an event titled "Diversity: Why and How". A Diversity Leader from PwC talked to us about diversity and what it means in the workplace. It was great because she focused on the general subject of diversity and trying to incorporate it into business, rather than just focusing on what …