Two months just after starting off an MBA at Insead in France, Aubrey Keller discovered himself in lockdown at the edge of the forest of Fontainebleau. “I did not count on Covid,” he recalls of people very first months of the pandemic, “but neither did the planet.”
Around the very same time, Hanna-Lil Malone, a previous accounts director at PR enterprise Lansons, was quarantining with her dad and mom in Dublin. Sick of working on Zoom all working day, she looked forward to September and the commence of her MBA programme at Cambridge Choose Small business Faculty in the British isles.
But in May, the college gave her an ultimatum: defer, or recommit realizing the knowledge would be fully various to what she expected when she was very first admitted in Oct 2019.
“We all realized what we had been receiving into coming below,” Ms Malone suggests, speaking just before