October 29, 2015

Before Student-Athletes Earn a Penny, a Course in How to Manage Millions

Steve Etter and Jared Goff

Lecturer Steve Etter, BS 83, FTMBA 89, of the Haas Finance Group designed a course called Personal Finance and Brand Management in Professional Sports, where he teaches student athletes like Cal quarterback Jared Goff. Photo: Elizabeth D. Herman for The New York Times.

2014 Gala

14th Annual Haas Gala

The Haas Gala will be held on Friday, November 13 at the Westin St. Francis in Union Square. Have you reserved your tickets yet? Special pricing for recent grads (2011-2015), students, and guests is available. Reserve your tickets by October 30!

Play Conference

Press >PLAY: The Student-Run Digital Media Conference is Back

In addition to absorbing the latest from industry leaders, pitching startup ideas, and hobnobbing with recruiters, attendees can check out cutting-edge gadgets and immerse themselves in the Bay Area tech scene.

The Economist

The Economist Ranks Full-Time MBA Program #5 in the U.S.

The Full-Time Berkeley MBA Program is #5 in the U.S. and #6 in the world in The Economist "Which MBA?" ranking. The magazine's 2015 global ranking for Berkeley Haas is up one place from last year.

Healthcare Conference

Haas Healthcare Conference to Bridge Industry and Innovation

More than 400 students and industry professionals are expected for the 9th annual conference around the themes of technology and innovation at UCSF's Mission Bay Conference Center on Nov. 6.

Ming Hsu

Asst. Prof. Ming Hsu: Bringing Brains to Marketing

"We are trying to put numbers on some of the most difficult and intangible features of business: people's thoughts and feelings," says Hsu, who runs the Neuroeconomics Laboratory at UC Berkeley.

Berkeley Haas Blogs

Business & Social Impact:
Dara O'Rourke: How to Make Sustainability Less Like Spinach

Energy Institute:
Leaking Coal to Asia

Berkeley MBA:
Seed Funding For Berkeley MBA Students

Berkeley EWMBA:
From Assistant Dean Courtney Chandler: The Year Ahead For EWMBA

Haas Undergraduate Students Blog:
Internship Insights from Haas Students

Students Always: Lifelong Learning

Teck Ho

Haas Insights:
Why Culture Matters

Dean Rich Lyons, BS 82, leads a panel in a discussion on the invaluable space that culture occupies in an organization and community. Watch today.


Mozart Concert

An Austrian Evening with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The I-House and Berkeley Haas cordially invite you to a classical concert on Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 7pm at the International House made possible by Egon von Kaschnitz, FTMBA 59. Reserve seats here.

Big Give

Big Give: November 19

During our 24-hour fundraising blitz you can give Haas a big boost and help us win contests and cash prizes. Together we'll ensure that Cal students and faculty continue to reach higher, dream grander, and imagine farther. Save the Date!

Visit Our Events Calendar

Oct 29 San Jose — Silicon Valley Alumni: Halloween Happy Hour
Oct 29 Beijing, China — David Richardson, IBD
Oct 29 Shanghai, China — Happy Hour
Oct 29 San Francisco — Business School Night at the Theater
Oct 30 San Francisco — Cal Young Alumni Blue & Gold Bash
Oct 30 San Francisco — >PLAY 2015 Conference
Oct 30 Bay Area, Santa Monica, Chicago, NYC — The Black Cat Ball
Nov 3 Berkeley — An Austrian Evening with Mozart
Nov 5 Berkeley — Berkeley Entrepreneurs Forum
Nov 5 Berkeley — Women Who Built the Berkeley Campus
Nov 5-6 Paris, France — DataLead Conference
Nov 6 San Francisco — Berkeley Haas Healthcare Conference
Nov 7 Paris, France — MFE Information Session
Nov 8 San Diego — Day at the Races
Nov 9 Santa Monica — The Other F Word with Prof. Mark Coopersmith, FTMBA 86
Nov 9 Berkeley — The Social Impact Consulting Panel 2015
Nov 10 Berkeley — Crowdfunding/Marketplace Lending Panel Discussion
Nov 10 San Francisco — Discussion on California's Current & Future Water Challenges
Nov 10 Brentwood, CA — Monthly LA Chapter Board Meeting
Nov 11 Philadelphia — Bikram Yoga
Nov 12 Palo Alto — Cal Men's Soccer vs. Stanford, Tailgate Party
Nov 12 San Diego — Multi-MBA Mixer
Nov 13 San Francisco — Haas Gala
Nov 13 Menlo Park — Directors Roundtable
Nov 13 London, England — Annual Welcome Dinner
Nov 13-14 Berkeley — Mindfulness & Well-Being at Work
Nov 18 San Francisco — The Private Affair
Nov 18 Berkeley — MBA Technology Networking Night
Nov 19 Worldwide — Big Give
Nov 19 New York — Holiday Party
Nov 19 Berkeley — Investment Banking Presentation by Prof. Ted Kuh, BS 82
Nov 21 Chicago — Big Game Viewing Party
Nov 30-Dec 1 Berkeley — Responsible Business for a Sustainable Development
Dec 5 Zurich, Switzerland — Joint Business Schools Ball
Dec 10 Berkeley — Old Blues Luncheon

Career Management Workshops

(Register in MBA CareerNet under workshops)

Technology Networking Night — Bancroft Hotel
Wed, Nov 18, 5:00-8:00pm PT

Career Management Articles

9 Smart Habits of Highly Effective Neworkers

12 Companies That Are as Great as Google (and Hiring Now!)

22 Interview Questions That'll Get You the Real Inside Scoop on Company Culture

How to Tell If Someone Wants to Stop Talking to You

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