Miguel Matuk MBA’15
Sr. Manager of Strategy, Walmart
What Words Have Changed Your Life?
Everything is a tradeoff. You trade money for work, happiness for responsibility, a better professional career for two years in grad school, etc. ... Shortcuts are longer than to persevere through the long road.
How Do You Want to Change the World?
Through education and accountability. I am a true believer of the no victimization. So, by becoming accountable of my own actions, I can expect the same from the others. ... Accountability is the price to pay if you want to be fully responsible of your successful future.
Why Does the World Need More Leaders with an Entrepreneurial Mindset?
The world changes whether you want it to or not. So once again, you can be the victim of change. Or, you can be a catalyst of change and be a protagonist in the future.
What Is Your Proudest Moment in Business?
When I was able to insert myself as a key player in the MBA recruiting process for the next few MBA generations for the company. The other things that I may consider a success as a new project, sales increase, etc. is what I expect to achieve. Hence, I am trying to make business-as-usual success a habit.
What Do Others Need to Know about Babson?
Ha! Everything. One of those things you have to experience; no words will do justice. But, if I can pinpoint to a couple things: 1) accessible and incredible faculty 2) a level of student collaboration that would blow any other B-school out of the water.
How Do You Define Entrepreneurship?
The discipline of the bold; the hobby of the wise. It is THE business lifestyle that will bring plenitude to whomever exercises it.