November 14, 2015

Haas Honors Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez, MBA 84, at Nov. 13 Gala

Joe Jimenez, MBA 84

Joseph Jimenez, MBA 84, the CEO of Novartis AG who has positioned the company to anticipate future health care trends and to make momentous strides against various forms of cancer, was honored as Business Leader of the Year at the 14th annual Haas Gala on Nov. 13.

2014 Gala

Financial Leaders Gather for Inaugural Clausen Conference

Influential financial leaders, including the chief economist of the IMF, will gather Nov. 21 to discuss the future of US and global finance at the Clausen Center's inaugural Conference on Global Economic issues.

Play Conference

New Cleantech Startup Competition Offers $100K Prize & Mentoring

There's a new startup competition underway on campus: entrepreneurs pursuing environmentally friendly technologies are vying for the $100K Berkeley Cleantech University Prize (CUP).

The Economist

Uber Rush Could Bring Delivery Relief for New York and San Francisco's Small Business Owners

Prof. John Morgan elaborates on some of the potential challenges for Uber Rush, a new service that delivers products for local merchants.


Workplace Mentors Benefit Female Employees More

Haas Asst. Prof. Sameer Srivasta's research shows when it comes to raising one's profile within the workplace, female employees stand much to gain from formal mentoring programs.

Berkeley Haas Blogs

Business & Social Impact:
Green Chemistry: From Blue Jeans to 3-D Printing

Energy Institute:
Historic Opportunity to Reduce Global Fuel Subsidies

Berkeley MBA:
Executive MBA Ranks High With Veterans

Berkeley EWMBA:
How Part-Time MBA Studies Strengthen Post-Military Careers

Haas Undergraduate Students Blog:
Big Reasons To Give

Students Always: Lifelong Learning

Teck Ho

Haas Insights: Building a Start-Up into a Successful Brand

Joy Chen, BS 87, Chairman and CEO of h20+, shares with the Haas community her advice on driving a business through leadership, culture and other creative approaches. Watch today.


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!

Executive Management Program in India

Corporate Innovation:
Executive Management Program

The Garwood Center is launching an overseas program in India well-suited to companies and executives looking to expand business in Indian markets. The four-day visit will take place in December. Learn more and register.

Post Seed Conference

"Post-Seed" Conference

Bringing together the best and brightest minds around early-stage financing for a one-day, focused event. Register with a university email and "berkeley75" for 75% discount. Learn more and register.

Visit Our Events Calendar

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 San Francisco — Cocktails with Class of 93
Nov 19 New York — Holiday Party
Nov 19 Berkeley — Investment Banking Presentation by Prof. Ted Kuh, BS 82
Nov 20 Hong Kong — Joint Business Schools Winter Mixer
Nov 21 Chicago — Big Game Viewing Party
Nov 21 Taipei, Taiwan — 2015 Annual Alumni Dinner
Nov 30 Tokyo — China-Japan: Where are they going?
Nov 30-Dec 1 Berkeley — Responsible Business for a Sustainable Development
Dec 1 Sao Paulo, Brazil — Brazil Alumni: End-of-Year Dinner
Dec 2 Denver, Colorado — DBS Holiday Party
Dec 3 Palo Alto — Holiday Party
Dec 5 Zurich, Switzerland — Joint Business Schools Ball
Dec 8 San Francisco — Holiday Party
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

Be the Boss: Exploring Self-Employment Career Options — Berkeley
Thu, Dec 3, 6:00-8:00pm PT

Save the Date! Executive Recruiter/Experienced Hire Networking Night — Berkeley
Wed, Jan 13, 2016 5:45-9:00pm PT

Berkeley Haas Career Connect for MBAs has launched!
Volunteer as an industry advisor and give the next generation of Berkeley Haas alumni the advice you wish you'd had, at a time convenient for you.

Register and create a bio (or import your LinkedIn profile) to indicate your availability and areas of expertise. Your profile will show up for people searching for your know-how and you can connect with students and fellow alumni over the phone and in writing.

Give back in an impactful way, easily and on your own time. There are no obligations beyond responding to incoming requests. Your privacy is always protected — we won't share your contact info and phone consultations occur through conference numbers.

Join today and create your profile.

For questions about this initiative, contact the MBA Career Management Group.

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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.