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Beyond Yourself EMBA Fellowship An Enduring Class Gift

By Susan Petty   |   3/15/2017
How much do the members of the Berkeley MBA for Executives class of 2016 believe in the power of going Beyond Yourself? Enough to provide an EMBA fellowship to help “future alumni” participate in the program. 

Shaping Your Berkeley MBA to be a Social Impact MBA

By Angela Fleekop   |   3/02/2017
Pursuing a social impact career takes drive. It takes commitment. It takes passion. It also takes support and resources—both of which you'll find in Berkeley MBA Programs.

Meet Chris Sampson: Balancing Business and Family with a Berkeley EMBA

By Susan Petty   |   3/01/2017
“The Berkeley EMBA program really encourages you to dig deep and discover what your motivating factors are... There has been a lot of self-reflection, asking myself and other people: what drives me?” Like many ...

Video: MBA Application Tips for Your Letters of Recommendation

By Eileen Jacob   |   2/25/2017
Procuring letters of recommendation can feel like one of the more daunting parts of the MBA application process—but it doesn't have to be. Whether you're applying for a part-time MBA program or an executive ...

What Many Top Leaders Have in Common: Cross-Sector Careers

By Susan Petty   |   2/23/2017
Want to be truly versatile? A two-year study that looked at the career paths of more than 2,000 of the country's top executive leaders found that half of them had rounded out corporate experience with work in ...

Why Business School? Berkeley MBA Students Share Their Reasons

By Eileen Jacob   |   2/17/2017
At its core, a decision to pursue an MBA is a decision to take ownership of one's career. We hear often from students about the desire to explore and to move their careers forward in new ways. They also tell ...

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 ...

Am I Ready for an MBA if I Don't Have a Business Background?

By Eileen Jacob   |   2/15/2017
Am I ready for an MBA? It's a question that every potential applicant needs to ask. There are circumstances that could stop you from applying to business school, but one thing that shouldn't hold you back is ...

Conquering Sticker Shock: Insights Into Financing Your EMBA, Part I

By Susan Petty   |   2/09/2017
Anita Ratnathicam admits to a moment of panic when she first saw the tuition fee for the Berkeley MBA for Executives Program. You may be feeling the same thing. But for Anita, director of operations at Good ...

Going to business school could turn you into an MBA entrepreneur

By Angela Fleekop   |   2/01/2017
Above: Berkeley MBA startup Planet Murple aims to help kids each more vegetables If you've ever considered enrolling in an MBA program, you may have pictured yourself getting promoted to a prominent new ...