June 17, 2015

Questioning the Status Quo for People with Special Needs

Big Ideas@Berkeley

Imagine a world where you could control your vehicle with your thoughts. Stanford Stickney, BS 15, his brother, Daniel, and the Big Ideas@Berkeley team are creating an interface that allows Daniel to maneuver his wheelchair — with his brain.

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Berkeley Haas Partnership Yields $5 Million for Energy Efficiency Study

Berkeley Haas is partnering with MIT and the University of Chicago to test an "intelligent energy management system" in 100 factories across California.

Gunso Kim

Garwood Innovation Fellows Explore Fresh Ideas at Haas

Gunso Kim, secretary general of the World eGovernment Organization of Cities and Local Governments, is one of five visiting professionals and a distinguished executive-in-residence.


Peet's Gets a Shot of Creativity From Berkeley MBAs

Student consultants with the Haas@Work program helped Peet's Coffee & Tea find new ways of engaging Millennials.

Center for Social Sector Leadership

New Name, New Energy for Social Sector Leadership

The newly named Center for Social Sector Leadership at Haas will continue to groom the next generation of multisector business leaders.

Latin America Biz Magazine Rankings

Full-time Berkeley MBA Ranks #2 in Latin America Biz Magazine Rankings

The program placed second in the world, behind Harvard Business School, in the 2015 MBA Global rankings by América Economia.

Berkeley Haas Blogs

Haas Achieves:
A Record Year for MBA Fundraising

Business & Social Impact:
Purposeful Metrics in the Era of Big Data

Energy Institute:
Is the U.S. Investing Enough in Electricity Grid Reliability?

Berkeley MBA:
Berkeley EMBA Program Prompts Leap into Entrepreneurship

Haas Undergrad:
Updates from IBD: Team Indonesia

Students Always: Lifelong Learning

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Berkeley Leadership Accelerator

Learn competencies essential to being an outstanding leader. Taught by Berkeley Haas Professor Frank Schultz. 4 Live Online Sessions, Weekly - beginning July 1. $395 after using Haas alumni discount code: BLA100. Register

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Best of Pricing with Teck Ho

Free access to four recordings featuring the best of pricing from Berkeley Haas professor Teck Ho. Access is open until August 22. CalNetID is required to view. Watch Now

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Jun 18 San Diego — MBASD Mixer
Jun 19 Paris — MFE Information Session
Jun 22 San Francisco — MFE Information Session
Jun 23 Denver — Denver Business Series
Jul 16 Palo Alto — Real Estate & Mortgage Markets Presentation with Professor Nancy Wallace
Jul 25 Mountain View — Annual Summer Picnic & Welcome Party
Oct 3 Berkeley — Haas Homecoming

Career Management Workshops


Big Data & Jobs — Webinar
Thu, Jun 25, 3:00-4:30pm
Learn the skills in demand in big data and the myriad of career opportunities in data science. Panelists represent Yahoo Labs, Uber, and Standard & Poor's. Moderated by Linda Kreiztman, Executive Director, MFE Program.

Network Within to Advance Your Brand — Berkeley
Wed, Aug 12, 7:00-8:30pm
Mauri Schwartz, MBA 85 and CEO of Career Insiders, leads this workshop on networking.

(Register in MBA CareerNet under workshops)

Poise, Presence, and Confidence Workshop at Haas
Tues, Jun 23, 6:00-7:00pm
Tues, Jul 7, 6:00-7:00pm

One Life, One Strategy — Webinar
Wed, Jul 15, 12:00-1:00pm

Career Management Articles

5 Cliché Cover Letter Lines to Avoid at All Costs

The 12 Morning Rituals That Help to Kick Off Successful Days

Put A Human Voice In Your LinkedIn Summary

What to say when the hiring manager asks, 'What motivates you?'

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Career Networking

Your Networking Power Combo: LinkedIn and @cal
Discover how to use LinkedIn and the @cal Alumni Directory together. Find and contact specific alumni who can help leverage your network. Try our examples now.