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Mastering business models for industrial design

By Susan Petty   |   1/16/2020
Martha Davis, EMBA 18, had already launched several businesses before coming back for an MBA. Her entrepreneurial instincts were finely tuned, and she had a track record of launching successful start-ups. But ...

Shifting from finance to a healthcare startup was an offer he couldn't refuse

By Rahul Sampat   |   12/05/2019
When the call offering the perfect career opportunity comes, you take it. Then maybe you go get an MBA to ensure your success. 

Two MBA grads help communities financially flourish

By Eileen Jacob   |   11/05/2019
Pedro Moura, MBA 18, and Jessica Eting, MBA 18, share similar backgrounds, passions, and vision. Both come from immigrant families and witnessed firsthand their parents’ financial struggles. From those ...

Seven business leaders who (you might not realize) got their MBA at Berkeley Haas

By Eileen Jacob   |   10/17/2019
People are always interested in the stories behind successful people. Their childhood, their interests, their education. These days—more often than not—entrepreneurs and tech leaders have honed their skills at ...

Haas MBA student encourages others to take action

By Brittany Voris   |   10/14/2019
Ana Simoes, MBA 20, chief of staff, AI Inference Products Group, says Berkeley Haas has changed her in ways she never expected. Now she’s passionate about using technology to make an impact on society and ...

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 ...

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 ...

Curious about post-grad MBA salary? Learn which concentrations pay the highest

By Liz Rosenberg   |   8/20/2019
Advancing in a career and growing wages are two common reasons MBA hopefuls apply to top business schools. Data published by the National Association of Colleges and Employers reveal that the average starting ...

Is the Berkeley MBA a good fit for you? Ask yourself these four questions to find out

By Susan Petty   |   8/06/2019
Your life is filled with choices. Some—soup or salad with my sandwich at lunch?—are routine. Others—would an MBA help me achieve my career goals?—will have a long-lasting, powerful impact on the course of your ...