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Six Questions for Air Force Reservist, MBA Student Ricky Cornejo

By Susan Petty   |   11/09/2017
"Haas opens all the doors and then you get to choose which one you walk through," says pilot, military reservist, and MBA student Ricky Cornejo of the Berkeley MBA for Executives Program.

Why a Part-Time or Executive MBA Works for a Wide Array of People

By Susan Petty   |   10/17/2017
An MBA can have a transformative effect on your life and career. But, is it right for you? What if you want to continue working or have a family? How do you balance your personal commitments with the ...

Video: The Engaging and Rigorous Berkeley EMBA Classroom

By Susan Petty   |   10/04/2017
Step into a Berkeley EMBA classroom, and you will be stretched and challenged both by your professors and your peers.

How to Become a Product Manager

By Eileen Jacob   |   9/18/2017
Product managers help companies envision, produce, and market products. They are responsible for every stage from conception to sale. Their role is so essential that they are sometimes referred to as "mini ...

Becoming a Leader In Product Management: Jay Dave's Amazon Career

By Susan Petty   |   8/21/2017
Although Jay Dave, EMBA 16, came from an engineering background, he'd always considered transitioning to a leadership role in product management. ""I still wanted to be in tech, but I also wanted to be part of ...

Student Perspectives: Is an EMBA Right for Me?

By Susan Petty   |   8/03/2017
Sometimes, people don't see themselves as a fit for an EMBA program. They often worry that they are the wrong age or that they aren't executive material—or even, that they’re not currently executives. These ...

How Much Work Experience Do EMBA Students Have? Our 2018 Class Profile

By Susan Petty   |   7/12/2017
If you're looking at EMBA programs, you're likely seeking answers to questions like: How many women are in the program? What is the mix of industries represented? How much work experience do EMBA students have?

Berkeley MBA Students Share Tips for Improving Your GMAT Quant Score

By Eileen Jacob   |   6/30/2017
Taking (and doing well on) the GMAT or GRE is one way to show you are ready for the quantitative rigor of an MBA program. But getting a good score on the quant sections of these tests isn't always easy. That's ...

Pursuing an MBA to Move from Exec to Entrepreneur

By Susan Petty   |   6/14/2017
President of Lucy Activewear and Berkeley MBA for Executives student Laurie Etheridge made the Poets & Quants 2017 Best EMBAs list. Laurie sees herself moving from exec to entrepreneur in the next phase of her ...

Shoe Designer Finds Berkeley EMBA a Perfect Fit for Her Business

By Susan Petty   |   5/25/2017
For Martha Davis, shoes are not solely about fashion. As an industrial designer, she has always valued the unique balance of function and form in footwear, but turning her passion into a business has given her ...