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Evening & Weekend MBA Entrepreneur Aims to Be Patently Successful

By Eileen Jacob   |   3/08/2016
The ability to “fail forward” is an essential trait for entrepreneurs. After Alexander Polyansky’s first business venture folded, he moved forward by gaining specific subject-matter skills on the job and by ...

Network Power: How One Alumni Startup Helped Another Get Staffed Up

By Laura Counts   |   2/17/2016
Hopsy Co-founder and CEO Sebastian Tron, MBA 15 (Photo courtesy of Hopsy)

Accessible Entrepreneurship: Berkeley EMBA Silicon Valley Immersion

By Susan Petty   |   1/22/2016
When students in the Berkeley MBA for Executives class of 2016 explored entrepreneurship in depth through the program's Silicon Valley Immersion Week, Poets & Quants joined them, writing two stories about the ...

Berkeley-Haas Exec-in-Residence Featured in Poets & Quants

By Morgan Bernstein   |   12/14/2015
A Poets & Quants story on how business schools tap into real-world expertise through executive fellowships featured Berkeley-Haas Executive-in-Residence David Riemer, former VP of marketing at Yahoo and a ...

Evening and Weekend MBA Program Grad "Hones" Entrepreneurship

By Rahul Sampat   |   11/22/2015
Succeeding in a part-time MBA program requires three things: a willingness to change your life, the ability to juggle competing demands, and the ability to focus on your priorities. Those same qualities, says ...

Seed Funding for Berkeley MBA Students

By Morgan Bernstein   |   10/15/2015
From seed funding to greater connections to UC science programs, Berkeley-Haas is strengthening support for students interested in founding companies and for those who want to join or who already work at ...

Lindo, Maravilhoso! Executive MBA Brazil Immersion Week

By Laura Counts   |   10/08/2015
In mid August, 68 executive MBA students travelled to Brazil for an immersion week focused on entrepreneurship, multi-national corporations, and sports marketing—especially timely in a country focused on ...

Paying it backward: Bringing EMBA experience to the family business

By Susan Petty   |   7/15/2015
Dr. David Martinez and his son, David Martinez, Jr., share a name and a workplace – their family-owned business, CLICKVIEW Corporation, has provided innovative reporting products for radiologists and ...

Berkeley MBA Alumna One of Elle's Top Women in Tech

By Morgan Bernstein   |   6/25/2015
Danae Ringelmann, MBA 08 Another Berkeley MBA doing what she loves and making a big difference: The desire to democratize capital spurred alumna Danae Ringelmann to co-found Indiegogo, now one of the world's le...

The Lean Startup Model and the Berkeley MBA

By Susan Petty   |   6/10/2015
Lamenting the lack of real customer data in traditional startup models, Lecturer Steve Blank teaches an eight-week class at Berkeley-Haas called The Lean Launchpad.