Evaluating Career Choices

"The MBA is pretty hard. It's not astrophysics hard. & It's just a confusing, challenging-the-way-you-view-business hard"

"Interesting," (nod of the head) … "Interesting," (another nod) … "Interesting," (still another nod). The Oxford MBA interviewer challenged me to questions, counters, and double-counters unparalleled to any of those I had faced from U.S. B-schools. Many of my fellow Said Business School students said they had felt like they had climbed out of a steel cage, hopped through a ring of fire, and still kept running even when the interview was over.

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