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SoftBank’s Vision Fund has $100 billion to invest in tech companies

By Rahul Sampat   |   9/26/2019
If the current state of startups proves anything, it’s that the possibilities are endless for entrepreneurs, no matter where you are in your career. Take for example SoftBank Group Corp, which is headquartered ...

Get your MBA and get on the fast track to becoming a world-class tech leader

By Susan Petty   |   9/24/2019
Do you dream of becoming the next Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Susan Wojcicki, or Elon Musk? These and other influential tech leaders take a visionary approach to solving business problems, and their ideas have ...

Making impact: Berkeley EMBA grad fuels cleantech and women entrepreneurs

By Susan Petty   |   9/19/2019
When Rose Maizner, EMBA 17, met with RenewableTech Ventures founder Todd Stevens to discuss the possibility of joining their team, she complimented him on his launch of an impact fund.

How MBA skills can promote inclusion and diversity in the corporate cannabis world

By Liz Rosenberg   |   9/19/2019
The 21st-century gold rush is in full force, and everyone from your neighbor to CEOs of major companies like Anheuser Busch is panning for a chunk of the revenue.

Eight things to look for when searching for an MBA program

By Eileen Jacob   |   9/17/2019
Everyone has a different motivation for getting an MBA. Perhaps you want to take on a more challenging role or increase your current salary. Maybe you want to start a business or refine your communication, ...

How a “deep geek” rose to leadership during the tech revolution

By Rahul Sampat   |   9/12/2019
From an internship at NASA to running engineering at Reddit to developing business intelligence (BI) software first at Microsoft and now as chief product officer at Looker, Nick Caldwell, MBA 15, has been a ...

Six fears students face when applying for an MBA (and how to overcome them)

By Rahul Sampat   |   9/12/2019
Spiders. Public speaking. Heights. You probably recognize these common fears, but would you be surprised to learn that applying for an MBA also prompts fear in a lot of people? That’s because applying for an ...

How to apply to Berkeley's MBA program in five easy steps

By Rahul Sampat   |   9/10/2019
If you’ve already made the decision to get an MBA – congratulations. Often, making the decision to go for it is the hardest part. Getting your MBA is a big commitment of time and resources, and an even bigger ...

Trends & outlooks: corporate responsibility in times of crisis

By Eileen Jacob   |   9/09/2019
When it comes to a corporation’s success, revenue is not the only consideration. A recent study by Cone Communications found that Americans want more transparency from the businesses they work with. Consumers ...

Three ways an MBA will advance your intrapreneur career - and three ways it won't

By Liz Rosenberg   |   8/27/2019
Before embarking on any new adventure in your academic and professional life, it’s important to begin with clear expectations of what may or may not happen. Though there’s no roadmap etched in stone when you ...