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How Your Professional Past Improves Your MBA Experience

By Susan Petty   |   6/11/2019
While top business schools value a medley of students in their MBA programs, the coursework caters to students who have had full-time work experience. This is because students who have spent time in the ...

Nick Johnson Examines the Future of Marketing and the Roles of a Leader

By Susan Petty   |   6/06/2019
The director of Content Programs at Salesforce, Nick Johnson, EMBA 16, shares his views on “thought leadership,” the value of a Berkeley MBA for Executives and making the transition from entrepreneur to ...

Innovation + the Modern MBA: A Recipe for Professional Success

By Eileen Jacob   |   6/06/2019
In 2019, some executives confidently say earning an MBA is overrated and unnecessary, while other executives truly believe in the value of an MBA as a crucial springboard for long-term professional success.

The Immediate Benefits of a Top MBA Program

By Susan Petty   |   6/04/2019
From improving your transferable skills to bolstering your professional credibility, there are many benefits of obtaining an MBA. But, don’t fall into the trap of thinking your hard work won’t be realized ...

For Adrian Williams, MBA 18, His MBA Was About Sharpening a Blade in His Tool Set

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/03/2019
Adrian Williams is fresh from working on a slew of deals at Credit Suisse where he is a dedicated investment banker. But whatever you do, don’t put him in a box. He loves art, music, and literature and has ...

Evening & Weekend Program Allows Kaelin Merrihew, MBA 19, to Evolve Her Career Without Breaking Stride

By Rahul Sampat   |   5/30/2019
Telling stories was always part of Kaelin Merrihew’s DNA.

How to Transition From a Traditional Career to an Intrapreneur

By Rahul Sampat   |   5/30/2019
Organizations big and small are looking for employees who can inspire innovation from within. When ideas are big enough, companies are willing to expand their product lines and create new ventures within an ...

5 Soft Skills You’ll Sharpen at a Top Business School

By Liz Rosenberg   |   5/28/2019
When you think of applying for a job or going for a promotion, it’s common to only think of how your hard skills, like coding, proficiency in a foreign language, or a proven track record for business ...

Using tech to influence the healthcare sphere: Preethi Mukundan, MBA 18

By Rahul Sampat   |   5/23/2019
Preethi Mukundan, MBA 18, was headed toward her senior year in college and set on becoming a doctor when she happened to sit next to a tech executive on a holiday flight home from Boston to San Francisco. The ...

Bosun Adebaki, MBA 19, plans a career legacy that goes beyond himself

By Liz Rosenberg   |   5/13/2019
At the end of the day, full-time Berkeley MBA student Bosun Adebaki, MBA 19, would like his career legacy to be one in which he leaves the business world a better place.