Student Voices

Claire Venables

Claire Venables

GCIB'18

"The resources provided by the university and the quality of the lectures has allowed for me to gain an education which is at the forefront of business innovation, entrepreneurship, and the importance of a global mindset in business.”


Q: What skills are you building at D’Amore-McKim that you will use in your future career?

A: D’Amore-McKim has allowed me to refresh my skills gained from my MA in Global Management and Marketing and continue to gain valuable academic and business perspectives which will be beneficial for re-entering the global job market.

Q: Why did you choose D'Amore-McKim?

A: I chose to study at D’Amore-McKim because of its excellent reputation not only amongst academics but also employers. D’Amore-McKim offers its students a unique perspective and reinforces the importance of a global view point in to today’s globalized economy and workforce.

Q: What would you say to a prospective student considering D’Amore-McKim for their business degree?

A: I would encourage prospective students to take the chance and apply. D’Amore-Mckim School of Business has exceeded my expectations in every way. The resources provided by the university and the quality of the lectures has allowed for me to gain an education which is at the forefront of business innovation, entrepreneurship, and the importance of a global mindset in business.

Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 or 10 years?

A: In 5 years, I hope to be completing a PhD in Communications; this has been reinforced by the importance D'Amore-McKim places on the importance of research not only in an academic setting but also in engaging with global and entrepreneurial opportunities in the competitive workplace.

Q: How has D'Amore-McKim helped you become more?

A:D’Amore-McKim has given me the confidence to go back into the workplace knowing that the knowledge I have gained while studying here will be invaluable alongside skills gained through work experience.


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