MiM Career Services

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The McDonough Master of Science in Management Career Services Office supports students in the process of self-discovery, career strategy, leadership development, and network-building to empower them to become principled, global leaders.

Career Services

Career Coaching: Students can meet with a coach to discuss job search strategies, values assessments, mock interviews, networking skills, negotiation, success on the job, and everything in between. Make an appointment with Karen Kouagou through Handshake.  

Treks: Through career treks, students travel locally, domestically, and internationally to network with alumni and employers, as well as to learn about specific industries and companies.

Alumni Access: Learn more about how to brand your Master of Science in Management education and build out your network: Hoya Gateway

Job Search Resources


If you would like to schedule an info session, host a career trek, tech challenge, or discuss other opportunities specifically for McDonough Master of Science in Management students, please reach out to Karen Kouagou at kek83@georgetown.edu


Clubs: Student clubs offer opportunities for students to deepen their understanding of a multitude of industries and professional roles, while building tangible skills and connections. Gaining leadership in a club can be a great way to show your leadership skills. Learn more about how to get involved in student clubs.

Service: Georgetown McDonough is committed to service to others. Participating in community service projects and organizations will build connection not only to the community, but also sharpen problem-solving, teamwork, and people skills.

Karen Kouagou

Karen has a broad international consulting background primarily in human resources in both corporate and nonprofit organizations, most recently as an executive recruiter at the World Bank. Throughout her career – which has spanned temporary staffing, executive search, private sector, multinational and outplacement companies – Karen has specialized in recruitment and training.

Fluent in French, her global perspective has been enhanced by experiences as a host family, university exchange student, and expatriate. Karen holds a master’s degree in international commerce and policy from George Mason University and a bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary. Karen is the co-founder of the Benin Education Fund (BEF), a 501(c)3 organization that supports needy students in West Africa.

Contact the MiM Career Office

Master of Science in Management Career Services 
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business 
Rafik B. Hariri Building, Suite 287 
Email: kek83@georgetown.edu