Allie Brodsky, a Full-Time MBA Student at UCLA Anderson School of Management and summer intern at The Walt Disney Studios, shares how her MBA program prepared her for her growing career in the entertainment industry. She also explains how she leveraged on-campus opportunities, utilized her alumni network, and learned to prioritize in order to accomplish her personal and professional goals.
Kyle Richardson, a Full-Time MBA Student and summer intern at at Eli Lilly and Company, was inspired to pursue his MBA by a man he befriended working as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Rwanda. This man, who was a villager orphaned by the Rwandan genocide, helped Kyle discover the transformative possibilities of business, inspiring Kyle to further his education and career through the MBA program at the George Washington University School of Business.
Do you ever find yourself staring at a map dreaming of places you haven't yet been? Perhaps there's a plane ticket that you can't make the leap to purchase. Maybe, it's just the weekly #TravelTuesday reminders on social media that are giving you the urge to make a move. An MBA could be your opportunity to travel and learn abroad.
In a recent 2016 report surveying prospective MBA students, The Graduate Management Admissions Council found that 57% of applicants hope to study internationally. Whether your coming from India to the US or moving from Peru to Spain, the transition isn't always easy.
Current UC Riverside A. Gary Anderson School of Management MBA student, Jojo Chen, shares her experience relocating from China to California and provides advice on how to make the most of your MBA abroad.
Location, scholarships, program length, class size...there are countless factors to consider when choosing the best MBA program for you. It's important to narrow down your list of key decision makers early on in your research and application process to help you apply efficiently to business schools. Current UC Riverside A. Gary Anderson School of Management MBA student Jordan Cullen discusses his 4 key factors in choosing an MBA program. Learn about his experience at Anderson and follow his advice for finding the program that fits you best.
Sherrie Johnson, a 2nd year Full-Time MBA Student at SMU Cox School of Business, explains how her entrepreneurial motivations led her to make a career switch from engineering and pursue an MBA. She also shares her advice for prospective students.
Name: Sherrie Johnson
School: MBA, Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Profession: 2nd year in full-time MBA program at SMU Cox School of Business