DIT MBA Students Live Company Challenge

  Problem Based Learning is an integral part of the DIT MBA programme and this April, students were given a live company challenge in collaboration vStream, a global, award-winning, experiential technology agency. Andrew Jenkinson – Co Founder of vStream, DIT College of Business key academics and MBA students were happy to share with us their experience…

Our journey to success – NIBS Worldwide Case Champions 2018

DIT BSc Marketing students, Orlaith Keys, Keith McCabe, Shaun Spelman and Hamaad Sajid share with us their experience at the Network of International Business Schools (NIBS) International Case Study Competition 2018. To begin our story, let’s look at what a case competition is. It’s where a team aspire to develop the best solution to a business…

Marketing Graduate Kate Goldsmith pitches DIT as her Top Choice

Kate Goldsmith graduated in 2010 with a BSc in Marketing from the School of Marketing at DIT College of Business and currently works as New Business Manager for one of Ireland’s most reputable creative agency’s- Boys and Girls. Kate was happy to share with us her experience studying at DIT and her career to date in the…

How Work Placement can Shape a Student’s College Experience

Student Placement Officer, Stacy MacCarthy shares with us her thoughts on how work placement plays a vital part in the personal and professional development of students at DIT College of Business. Stacy is 25 years with DIT, creating significant relationships with companies and building integral work placement partnerships over the years to include  Dunnes Stores, Dalata…

My Proudest Achievement- Regional Winner at the Undergraduate Awards ’17

Daragh Griffin recently graduated on the 18th November with a BSc in Marketing from the School of Marketing at DIT College of Business. Daragh was named as Regional Winner and Highly Commended in the Business category of The Undergraduate Awards Programme 2017 and was happy to share with us his experience. The Undergraduate Awards (UA)…

A Taste of the Business World with an Internship at Accenture.

Eleanor Kenny Boyd and Sophie Davies, now in their final year of Business and Management at DIT College of Business share with us their experience on the Accenture Internship Programme.  Internships provide opportunities to explore careers that match academic and personal interests and are perfect for preparing students for the workforce, also many employers look to their own interns…

DIT MBAs are Pitch Perfect in San Francisco

Executive MBA Year 2 Student, Jane Hicks, shares an update about the groups’ International Study Visit to San Francisco (Oct 29th – Nov 3rd) Despite a few delays and jumping clocks we all made it to San Fran safe and sound albeit a little jet lagged. Luggage size ranged and Mel got the prize for…

How I Discovered My True Passion was Fashion

Mojisola Obazuaye is currently studying for a Post Graduate Diploma in Fashion Buying & Management at DIT College of Business, School of Retail. African-Irish, originally from Nigeria, Mojisola has lived in Ireland the past 13 years and is a wife and mother to two boys. Having started her education in science, with a degree firstly…

Turning an Idea to a Tech Start-Up in just 15 days- EIA Lisbon 2017

A select few students from DIT College of Business received the opportunity of a lifetime when they received a scholarship to take part in one of the World’s Largest Extreme Entrepreneurship programmes- European Innovation Academy 2017 in the idyllic coastal village of Cascais in Lisbon.  Bemi Adeosun, Adam O’Neill and Tim Smith all studying BSc Business…

From Cologne to Dublin- a Strategic Move

Muhammet Koese is currently studying MSc Strategic Management at DIT College of Business as a part-time student, whilst also working full-time at Wrike, a growing start-up.  I started my academic path at the University of Cologne which is one of the best in Germany in the field of business. However, the international environment always tempted me…

Life after College- How a Graduate Programme was the perfect choice for me

John Slattery recently completed his degree in Business and Management at DIT College of Business and shares with us his story, as he embarks on the next steps of his career. John  was successful in his application for the Jameson Graduate Programme and relocated this Summer to Dubai as Brand Ambassador.  What attracted you to the…

Organisational Resilience, importance of having a Plan B!

Colm Gayton, specialist in Organisational Resilience, writes for DIT on how organisations can build capability to deal with the current climate of change, uncertainty and turbulence many are facing.  Colm graduated in 2011 from DIT College of Business with an MSc in Strategic Management. He has since held posts in the NHS and University Sector, consulted on…