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Berkeley Entrepreneur Turns to Search Funds for a Place to Call Home

By Liz Rosenberg   |   7/15/2019
Jeff Oldenburg, MBA 18, is a “searcher.” As co-founder of The Tusker Fund, he’s in the process of finding a business to buy with the help of financial backers. The model is called a search fund, and it’s ...

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.

Taking the Entrepreneurial Path to Improving Global Healthcare: Lida Kourita, EMBA 16

By Susan Petty   |   2/25/2019
“What is the best way to help?” It’s a question physicians ask often in the course of their careers as they contemplate a patient’s situation.

From Herat to Haas, Afghan MBA Student Creates a New Life

By Maya Mirsky   |   2/06/2017
Sal Parsa, MBA 18, once believed his destiny was to become a tailor, or a mechanic. Born in Afghanistan and raised during Taliban rule to a family without much education, Parsa didn’t have many options. By age ...

Going to business school could turn you into an MBA entrepreneur

By Angela Fleekop   |   2/01/2017
Above: Berkeley MBA startup Planet Murple aims to help kids each more vegetables

MBA Student Perspective: How I'm Leaning In to Become One of the 7% of Women In Venture Capital

By Kira Noodleman   |   1/23/2017
Photo: At my internship with my soon-to-be boss, Bee Partners Founder & Managing Partner Michael Berolzheimer, MBA 07

Leaders Who Redefine: Danae Ringelmann, Indiegogo

By Angela Fleekop   |   1/10/2017
  Change with an MBA She worked in finance for more than six years, learning about the world, business, and how things worked. Then she wanted to change it.

MBA Student Perspective: Choosing a Graduate Degree to Maximize my Social Impact

By Sarrah Nomanbhoy   |   12/22/2016
As I began thinking about graduate school, I knew I wanted to choose a program that would help me combine my two passions: entrepreneurship and international migration.

MBA Entrepreneurship: Recent Evening & Weekend MBA Ventures

By Eileen Jacob   |   10/07/2016
  MBA entrepreneurship thrives in the Evening & Weekend Berkeley MBA Program, where students find numerous resources to support their interest, from electives and startup competitions to their well-connected ...

The Berkeley MBA Behind Pokémon Go

By Morgan Bernstein   |   7/19/2016
Haas alum John Hanke first put the earth in your pocket, then released pocket monsters on planet Earth. Hanke, MBA 96, is CEO of Niantic Labs, the innovator behind Pokémon Go.    Haas Alum/Niantic CEO John ...