It's funny how "I told you so" is such a common phrase in our lexicon. It's as if no matter how much YOU think you know, someone always knows more. There is always some wise sage that seems to elude you that everyone else has access to. Thus when you finally catch up to what everyone else seemed to know but you, those words are haunting and taunting you off in the distance.
Last Thursday night I attended the Nestle Networking Event downtown at the Elevator Brewing Company. It was fun, informative, and everything I could have asked for out a recruiting event. Nestle did a great job putting it together and it was nice to have an event off of Fisher’s campus. The focus of this particular event was on marketing positions at Nestle. More specifically, the aim was to use this opportunity to fill us in on their brand management program and at the same time check out potential candidates in an informal setting.
Today I traveled to Solon, OH with several Fisher MBA classmates to take a tour of the Nestlé campus and learn more about brand management opportunities at the company. After the tour, it was clear that Nestlé is a unique place with remarkable brands. I thought the most interesting part of the day was when two Marketing Associates spoke to us about their experience in the Toll House Cookie Dough Group during the