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Cohort 12 will spend their arrival weekend acclimating to Bangkok with a guided tour of the Grand Palace and Wat Po, followed by an afternoon on the waterways, “The Venice of the East” traveling on a Rice Barge Cruise seeing first-hand how merchandise is transported, see exotic flora and picturesque canal houses. A great way to […]

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Bumrungrad Hospital is one of the businesses that Cohort 12 will be exploring during our mid-June visit to Bangkok. Bumrungrad was the first Asian hospital accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI), the international arm of the organization that reviews and accredits American hospitals. Their checklist includes over 350 standards, for everything from surgical hygiene and […]

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There are several magnificent temples in Bangkok, the two most unique ones are Wat Traimit and Wat Pho.  Cohort 12 will be touring both visiting both temples in June 2015 during their visit to Bangkok. Wat Traimit- The temple of Golden Buddha: Located at the end of Chinatown’s Yaowarat Road, Wat Traimit houses the world’s largest […]

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Bangkok Floating Markets   Over 30 years ago, the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market featured in a classic James Bond chase scene was already a tourist attraction. An aquatic cultural show festooned with abundant color and souvenirs. The variety of goods, everything from rattan balls, traditional puppets and fresh fruits to embroidered handbags, noodle soup and wide […]

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Imagine a plate of freshly-steamed Jasmine rice, served with luscious spicy shrimp soup and creamy chicken green curry. You’re torn between the colorful and spicy papaya salad garnished with crisp vegetables on your right and a delectable dish of ‘Pad Thai’ on your left. A typical Thai meal consists of a soup and/or curry dish, […]

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Bangkok Street Food Food stalls on the streets of Bangkok can look a little intimidating to foreigners, but they provide convenient, delicious and cheap meals to the locals. Wherever you go in the city, these food stalls are plentiful and very often you will find a high concentration of them in particularly busy areas. The […]

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Thai food’s profusion of exotic flavors and fragrances make it among the most coveted of international cuisines. Food is very much a part of your Bangkok experience, and luckily you don’t have to walk very far to find something to eat. Shop-house restaurants and food carts can be found on almost every street corner, at […]

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Stetson University is excited to announce that Cohort 12 Executive MBA students will be visiting Bangkok, the capital of Thailand in June 2015. This intriguing destination was strategically selected based on the guidance and expertise of Dr. Jon Carrick, Stetson’s international business faculty expert in the region and after extensive conversations with local businesses in […]

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Cohort 12 – Leadership and Team Simulation:  Everest During the Executive MBA Cohort 12 Management & Leadership course, students participated in a simulation exercise called “Leadership and Team Simulation:  Everest” by Harvard Business. Students explored various group dynamics, the impact of individual vs. team goals, and the significance of clear communication to succeed as an […]

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Cohort 12 participated in a design workshop facilitated by Dr. DeMoss called the Marshmallow Challenge as a component of their Management & Leadership course.  This challenge has been conducted by tens of thousands of people in every continent, from CFOs of the Fortune 50 to students at all levels.  For more information on Challenge, refer […]

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