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Video: From the Wine Industry to an Executive MBA, Opening New Doors

By Susan Petty   |   2/16/2017
Working in the wine industry, Matt Wood decided to pursue an Executive MBA to take his career to the next level. At Hess Collection Winery in Napa, Matt Wood works in the wine business as Vice President of ...

Dream Jobs: Two Stories from the Full-time MBA Class of 2016

By Angela Fleekop   |   1/31/2017
They came to Berkeley-Haas not just to find a job, but to find themselves, and their explorations led members of the Full-time Berkeley MBA class of 2016 to make technology, consulting, and finance their top ...

How an MBA led to more meaningful work for Digital Green's Karin Lion

By Susan Petty   |   1/25/2017
For many, being a program officer at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation sounds like a dream job. And for Karin Lion, EMBA 15, it was – for eight years.

Shaping Your Business School Studies for a Product Management MBA

By Eileen Jacob   |   1/19/2017
Part problem-solver, part storyteller, part trend analyst, and part entrepreneur, a product manager is part of putting The Next Big Thing in people's hands. 

Leaders Who Redefine: Danae Ringelmann, Indiegogo

By Angela Fleekop   |   1/10/2017
  Change with an MBA She worked in finance for more than six years, learning about the world, business, and how things worked. Then she wanted to change it.

Why Networking should be part of your search for more Meaningful Work

By Angela Fleekop   |   1/07/2017
Networking is not a numbers game—how many connections you have on LinkedIn or names in your contact list. Algorithms can only take you so far. It is about building productive relationships that deliver mutual ...

Managing Your Career for More Meaningful Work

By Angela Fleekop   |   1/03/2017
Like all big decisions in life, making a career change in pursuit of more meaningful work can give you a whole spectrum of feelings—it can make you question your direction, make you nervous about actually ...

Leaders Who Redefine: Adobe CEO and Berkeley MBA Shantanu Narayen

By Eileen Jacob   |   12/23/2016
Round Out Tech Skills Shantanu Narayen earned a Master’s in Computer Science and holds five patents. He then earned his graduate business degree at night, while working at Apple and studying  in the part-time ...

Career Management Also Means Knowing When It’s Time to Move On

By Eileen Jacob   |   12/20/2016
Are you thinking it might be time for a new job? We've got tips from the MBA career coaches at Berkeley-Haas on managing your career in pursuit of more meaningful work, along with questions to ask yourself—all ...