Category Archives: MBA Program

Full-time MBA Graduate Vanessa Lau ’12 Lands a Job at Mazda North American Operations

It had been five years since Vanessa Lau received her undergraduate degree, but she said the experience of returning to college to earn an MBA gave her confidence to reach for further opportunities in life. “I feel the program opened … Continue reading

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New Management MBA Course Tests Students’ PR Crisis Management Skills

In 1978, the president of Parker Brothers received a phone call from a newspaper reporter saying a nine-year-old boy had died through suffocation from the rubber rivets in one of their construction toys, the Riviton. Months later, a second child’s … Continue reading

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Taxation Grad Student Gracia Manopo’s Laser Focus is a Capital Asset

 Updated on June 17, 2013 Gracia Manopo doesn’t want to be good. She wants to be the best. And that required a laser focus on the tasks that would get her where she wanted to be professionally. “I had to … Continue reading

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Full-time MBA Program’s Study Abroad Program Boosts Students’ International Experience

Marketing professor and interim graduate program director, Christopher Kondo (far right) and the full-time MBA cohort traveled to Chile in January 2010. Mihaylo’s full-time MBA program offers students the opportunity to travel abroad for 10 days to experience international business … Continue reading

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Mooove Ahead! Corporate Manager Turned Author Speaks at MBA Event

Are you leading the herd, or stuck somewhere in the middle? Tony Wong, author of “Mooove Ahead! Of the Corporate Herd” will speak at the MBA Personal Branding event on Wednesday, March 20, at 6 p.m. in SGMH 3230. Wong was born in … Continue reading

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