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How Uber's Senior Marketing Insights Manager bridged passions for people and storytelling—and made it a career

By Om Chitale   |   2/27/2020
With an educational background in anthropology and film, Joanna Shujman, MBA 17, had a passion for people and storytelling. After working in human capital consulting for several years, she came back for an MBA ...

Five reasons why MBA grads chose Berkeley Haas

By Brittany Voris   |   2/25/2020
There are many reasons why working professionals choose to pursue an MBA—from career advancement or making a career change to starting their own business to personal fulfillment. “For a long time, people had ...

Employably speaking: the MBA from the eyes of a hiring manager at Amazon Web Services

By Betsy Ream   |   2/20/2020
Whether you see your MBA as a step toward switching careers or moving up a rung or two in the field that already fuels your passion, the job you land after graduation is one tangible measure of the return on ...

Three time management skills you'll master in business school

By Brittany Voris   |   2/18/2020
Most students come to business school to grow their business acumen and learn new skills in core subjects like data analysis, finance, marketing, strategy, and economics. And while the rigorous curriculum ...

How a surgeon saw an MBA as key to his future in healthcare

By Susan Petty   |   2/13/2020
Before business school, Howard “Nando” Cooke, EMBA 19, had a highly specialized skill set. A maxillofacial surgeon, he could mend a cleft palate, repair a broken jaw, and fix all manner of problems concerning ...

Take 5 with Jennifer R. Cohen, PhD

By Om Chitale   |   2/06/2020
Jennifer R. Cohen, PhD, is both data- and diversity-driven. Her scientific credentials—educated at City College of San Francisco and Howard University, she earned her doctorate in biochemistry, cellular and ...

How to ace your video interview

By Brittany Voris   |   2/04/2020
Video interviews continue to increase in popularity. 60% of hiring managers and recruiters use them to assess potential new hires according to a recent survey by Software Advice. The Berkeley Haas Evening & ...

Haas inspires EMBA student to pursue career in diversity, equity, and inclusion

By Susan Petty   |   1/30/2020
Jason Atwater, EMBA 19, never thought that he could base his career on establishing diverse, equitable, and inclusive (DEI) work environments—until he came to Berkeley Haas. His time in b-school has changed ...

5 steps to requesting a Letter of Recommendation

By Brittany Voris   |   1/28/2020
Whether you're considering applying to an MBA program or looking to switch careers, letters of recommendation are often necessary. Asking someone else to write a letter speaking to your character and outlining ...

Women in leadership: two Haas alumnae leading innovation in the healthcare industry

By Susan Petty   |   1/23/2020
Welcome to our series featuring women who are leading innovation, growth, and success in various industries. Today we talk with two Haas alumnae making an impact in the healthcare industry and learn how the ...