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Earning an MBA While Working, You Become a Time Management Rock Star

By Eileen Jacob   |   3/14/2017
Think earning an MBA while working means sacrificing your family, friends, or current job? The best part-time MBA programs actually set you up to succeed on all fronts of your life.

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 ...

MBA Student Perspective: Sharing Haas with a Partner

By Christie Howe   |   12/29/2016
It wasn’t an easy decision to uproot my life—and my partner Ben’s life—to move across the country from Boston to pursue my MBA at Berkeley-Haas.  I had been working in the energy sector for seven years, and I ...

Humans of Haas Podcast: Two MBA Love Stories

By Laura Counts   |   11/21/2016
Tianyi Ma, MBA 17, and Joanna-Xiaojun Guo, MBA 18, fell in love and married in China before Tianyi enrolled in the full-time Berkeley MBA; when Joanna visited him, she also fell in love with Berkeley, set her ...

For Experienced Professional And Working Parent, What's the Value of an MBA?

By Susan Petty   |   11/18/2016
Living in San Diego, Sally Allain works at Janssen Research & Development, a Johnson & Johnson company, as the Director of External Alliances. With two school-aged children at home, she and her husband both ...

Work-Life Balance at the Intersection of Parenthood & a Part-time MBA

By Eileen Jacob   |   9/20/2016
“Sometimes you hear that people who don't have children aren’t understanding, but at Haas, I felt like it was the exact opposite…” Starting the Berkeley Evening & Weekend MBA, Celia Carter was already a ...

Evening & Weekend MBA Finds Support for Balancing MBA and Family

By Eileen Jacob   |   5/16/2016
“To make sure that I give my family the ‘return on investment’ that they’re putting into this, I need to put my best foot forward in the classroom setting. With his wife as a PhD candidate at Stanford and ...

Military, and MBA, and Mom: Meet Kelly Deutermann

By Morgan Bernstein   |   4/07/2016
The MBA Mama blog recently interviewed Full-time MBA program student and Lieutenant Commander Kelly Deutermann about her experiences with the Berkeley MBA program—and how she juggles being a mother of two and ...

Making Business School Work for MBA Partners and Families Too, Part II

By Susan Petty   |   2/12/2016
At Berkeley-Haas, our MBA community is made up not only of students, alumni, and faculty, but of partners, spouses and families as well. We sat down with six MBA partners and their Berkeley-Haas students to ...

Making Business School Work for MBA Partners and Families Too

By Morgan Bernstein   |   2/11/2016
Students from the three MBA programs at Berkeley-Haas often remark on the strong sense of community—not only among students, but also among MBA partners, spouses, and families.