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Back to Bangkok! by Aubrey Hang It’s been over five years since I lived in Bangkok. My first day back in the city made me feel as if it was yesterday that I spent two years living and teaching in this amazing city. The Thai people are as friendly as I remembered and the traffic is […]

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Blog Credit: Liliana Molina, Kim Tuttle, Melanie Johnston and Valerie Drebsky. Cohort 12 visited for the first time our client Jareer Abu-Ali who is the CEO & founder of Tangent foods/New directions. It was a blast! He did a great job presenting to us in preparation for our upcoming presentations (Thursday). His passion for the product […]

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Blog Credit: Marissa Zerbo, Sarah Culver, Valerie Drebsky and Aubrey Hang. We were greeted by Paul James Robere, PhD. and Kevin Beauvais. We learned that Dr. Robere recently visited Walt Disney World (where majority of Cohort 12 works). He actually dined at the restaurant where our cohort member, Kim works as a restaurant manager! To think […]

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Blog Credit: Cristiane Gandin Bangkok is full of colors, cars and people and there is beauty everywhere. This was our first morning in Bangkok and we went to two of the most famous temples: The Grand Palace and The Reclining Buddha. It was very crowded and hot and we were required to cover our shoulders […]

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Stetson University Executive MBA Cohort 12 arrives into Bangkok safely.  After 20+ hours of traveling, they are ready to get to their hotel and get some rest before heading out for their Cultural Day. The cohort will gladly meet our local guide, “Tong”, and be shuttled to our beautiful “home” for the week the Sofitel […]

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Cohort 12 began their Executive MBA journey with Stetson University in August 2014. As evident in the video link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2IvHwI_M_U, the cohort has embraced this experience both professionally and personally. They have committed themselves to the work, challenged themselves to grow, and continue to have a tremendous amount of enjoyment bonding as a true “team”. Now […]

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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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