2009 McGill Canada Case Competition Part 1

Yes, we are here, and we are anxiously waiting for today's major competition. No, this is not case day, but rather a competition that we may have difficulty winning...it is snow tubing. I am worried about our wonderful case team, Michael, Christina and Jen have no experience in this very competitive area, there lack of …

Senior gift committee & etiquette dinner

Thursday I went to a meeting for students interested in helping out with the annual Senior Gift to Cal. Last year, a record 45% of Haas graduating seniors made a pledge to contribute. That's an incredible number of people, and we're going to do our best to beat it this year.After the meeting, I headed to …

E-Business Case Competition

Last night I went to see this semester's E-Business Case Competition finalists give their recommendations to Cisco and Deloitte. Teams were challenged to develop a strategy that Cisco could adopt for penetrating the domestic and international small & medium business (SMB) market. I felt this semester's case competition was more interesting than last semester's Investment …

2009 Denmark Case Competition Part 5

Our team did a great job, they were clear, told the story, and had fabulous presentation skills. We tried, but we did not make it to finals. The finalists were USC, University of Auckland, and CBS. After watching the finals, the team agreed that USC was the best-they were right, they won.The remainder of the …