This qualitative study explored the ways that maleMBA students enteringhighly demanding careers envision their personal andprofessional lives. Thepurpose of this research was as follows: 1) to beginfilling gaps in a literature thatoffers few studies on male MBAs - especially those inthe anticipatory stages oftheir careers - and their orientations to personaland professional life; 2) tohighlight salient issues that clinicians may face inworking with this population;and 3) to ascertain themes that can serve as afoundation for additional researchwith men like those in the current study.Participants included a group of 12 male MBAstudents, ages 26-35,enrolled in the first or second year of a top-ranked,full-time graduate businessprogram. Subjects had either received a job offer orintended to obtain positions invarious segments of the financial services industry,including investment bankingand management consulting. Data were collected usingan in-depth, semistructuredinterview designed to elicit narratives from eachparticipant regardinghis vision of personal and professional life.
Tags: Ratgeber, Recht, Beruf, Finanzen, Ausbildung, Karriere
Taschenbuch - 9783844385588 Verlag: LAP Lambert Acad. Publ. Ersterscheinung: Juli 2011 ISBN-13: 9783844385588 Größe: 220 mm x 150 mm x 15 mm Gewicht: 380 Gramm 244 Seiten Versandfertig in 3-5 Tagen.