September 25, 2015

Berkeley Haas and Philanthropy U Debut Free Online Initiative

Philanthropy U

UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business has announced its entry into a cooperative arrangement with Philanthropy U, which provides free online training to thousands of people and organizations working to achieve social good.

U.S. News Rankings Badge

Undergrad Program Ranks #2: U.S. News

The Haas Undergraduate Program again snagged the #2 spot in the U.S. News & World Report ranking of the country's best undergrad business programs, tied with MIT. This is the third year Haas has ranked #2.

Class of 2010

Full-time Berkeley MBA Program Jumps to #8 for ROI in Forbes

The Full-Time Berkeley MBA program moved up six spots to #8 on Forbes' list of America's Best Business Schools 2015. The ranking is based on the five-year return on investment achieved by the classes of 2010.


Startup Roundup: Seniorly, Crayon Crunch, and Realiteer

Spotlighting students and recent graduates who are working with Berkeley Haas to start a new business or social enterprise. Pictured: Realiteer Co-founder Shuo Zhang, EWMBA 16.

Real Estate Thought Leaders

Haas Real Estate Professors Honored as Thought Leaders

Profs. Nancy Wallace and Dwight Jaffee, co-chairs of the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics, join an esteemed list of academic peers on's 2015 Standout Innovators and Thinkers list.

Dean's Speaker Series

Fall Dean's Speaker Series Features Bay Area and Berkeley Leaders

The fall Dean's Speaker Series kicked off with a high-profile lineup of six leaders with ties to Berkeley Haas and the Bay Area-including the U.S. Treasurer, Rosie Rios.

Berkeley Haas Blogs

Business & Social Impact:
Kellie McElhaney: Women's Power at the Oakland Raiders

Energy Institute:
VW's Deepwater Horizon?

Berkeley MBA:
Meet Executive MBA Student And Abbott Executive VP Robert Ford

Haas Undergraduate Students Blog:
Class of 2017 Haas Undergraduate Student Orientation

Students Always: Lifelong Learning

Teck Ho

Haas Insights

Stay up to date with the latest insights from Haas faculty. The newly redesigned Haas Insights features freshly-published blogs and videos on topics ranging from energy to entrepreneurship, social impact and real estate.


Kevin Chou, BS 02

Kevin Chou, BS 02, at the Berkeley Forum

Kevin Chou is the co-founder and CEO of Kabam Inc., a mobile gaming company recently valued at over $1 billion. He will give an address on the contributions Cal has made to his professional success. Register today.

Cal Externship Program

Cal Externship Program

Take a Cal student to work! Haas alumni in all locations and fields are invited to share their expertise with current students through the Cal Externship Program. Register to be a sponsor now through October 7, 2015.

Visit Our Events Calendar

Sep 26 Las Vegas, NV — Cal vs. Washington Viewing Party
Sep 30 Mountain View — Board Match Silicon Valley
Oct 1 Santa Rosa, CA — Haaspitality Tour at La Tortilla Factory
Oct 1 Palo Alto — Haas Happy Hour
Oct 1 Berkeley — Career Paths in Finance and Big Data
Oct 3 Berkeley — Haas Homecoming
Oct 5 Berkeley — Berkeley Haas Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) Info Session
Oct 6 New York City — Managing Corporate Sustainability
Oct 7 Palo Alto — VC Panel Discussion
Oct 7 San Francisco — ReedSmith LLP: The Effective Startup Board Member
Oct 8 New York City — Berkeley Haas Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) Info Session
Oct 9 San Francisco — Blue Angels from the Bay
Oct 14 Oakland — Career Ladder Workshop
Oct 15 Los Angeles — Vator Splash LA
Oct 19 Portland, OR — Legalized Marijuana Market Discussion
Oct 20 San Francisco — Alumni/Student Networking Evening
Oct 22 Webinar — The Craft of Product
Oct 22 Berkeley — Emerging Interests in Finance with Prof. Bill Rindfuss
Oct 22 Pasadena — Cal vs. UCLA Pre-game Tailgate Party
Oct 30 San Francisco — Cal Young Alumni Blue & Gold Bash
Nov 6 San Francisco — Berkeley Haas Healthcare Conference
Nov 13 San Francisco — Haas Gala
Nov 19 Berkeley — Big Give
Nov 21 Chicago, IL — Big Game Viewing Party

Career Management Workshops


Moving up the Career Ladder Workshop: 3 Essential Skills for Promotion — Oakland
Wed, Oct 14, 6:15-8:30pm
An interactive workshop and networking event to help you stand out and catapult your career to the next level. Meet other alumni and join in this workshop led by Jo Ifeld, PhD 04, and Lara Klein, Associate Director, Career Management Group.

(Register in MBA CareerNet under workshops)

Using Your Myers Briggs Results in Business & Communications — Webinar
Tue, Oct 27, 12:00-1:00pm PT

Career Management Articles

Six Reasons To Run From A Job Opportunity

Why You Really Should Go Out For Lunch Today

8 New Rules of Public Speaking

25 Books You Should Read, According To A Few Of The World's Most Successful People

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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.