Monthly Archive: December 2013

Dec 22

Homemade MBA Progress Report: December 22, 2013

This week I finished Marketing and Leadership.  These were the last two courses I needed to finish this “semester” in order to stay on track with my Homemade MBA plan.  That means I get a break for the next few weeks! This week’s Gantt chart: Here is my class-by-class breakdown of last week: Marketing:  I …

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Dec 15

Homemade MBA Progress Report: December 15, 2013

This was a big week.  I completed two courses – Wharton’s Intro to Operations Management, and Wharton’s Intro to Corporate Finance.  I was pretty nervous about the Corporate Finance final, but in the end I didn’t think it was too bad.  I’ll take that as a sign that I actually learned some Finance!   I …

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Dec 13

Review of Introduction to Corporate Finance

I just posted my review of of Wharton’s Introduction to Corporate Finance Coursera course under the Curriculum section of this site. Perhaps this review of Intro to Corporate Finance is a touch premature, being that I haven’t received my official Statement of Accomplishment yet, but it should arrive in short order so I figured I …

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Dec 12

Review of Introduction to Operations Management

I just posted my review of of Wharton’s Introduction to Operations Management Coursera course under the Curriculum section of this site. Perhaps this review of Operations Management is a touch premature, being that I haven’t received my official Statement of Accomplishment yet, but it should arrive in short order so I figured I could go …

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Dec 10

Review of International Organizations Management

I just posted my review of of University of Geneva’s International Organizations Management Coursera course under the Curriculum section of this site. I apologize for the delay, as I completed this course some time ago, but have only now gotten around to writing this review.   As I didn’t discuss my Homemade MBA project in …

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Dec 08

Homemade MBA Progress Report: December 8, 2013

It was smooth sailing this week, with no major surprises or milestones.  I kept pace with my current classes, and wrote my review of Wharton’s Intro to Financial Accounting.   This week’s Gantt chart: Here is my class-by-class breakdown of last week: Operations:  (Same as last week) I left this class as 99% complete because …

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Dec 04

Review of Wharton’s Intro to Financial Accounting

I just posted my review of Wharton’s Intro to Financial Accounting Coursera course under the Curriculum section of this site.  For the record, I did complete this course in its entirety.  I watched every video, laughed at (or rolled my eyes at) every Accounting joke or pun, and got to know my virtual classmates and …

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Dec 01

Homemade MBA Progress Report: December 1, 2013

Corporate Finance dominated my Homemade MBA effort this week (the case study was intense!), but I was able to complete the required materials for Marketing and Leadership as well.  I also spent a considerable amount of time on the Coursera discussion boards talking about my Homemade MBA project and comparing it to those of my …

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