MBA@UNC Blog


Q&A with MBA@UNC Student Mike Szalkowski

With a background in Accounting, Mike Szalkowski addresses why he chose to pursue an MBA, and how MBA@UNC has contributed to his success investing assets for S Partners, LP.

Why Anesthesiologist Vanessa Olbrecht Decided to Earn an MBA

Vanessa Olbrecht, a pediatric anesthesiologist and pain physician at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, continued her education with MBA@UNC, an experience that she says has given her a “new perspective on medicine.

33 Female Founders Forging Their Own Path

The rise of women’s entrepreneurship is making a significant impact on the U.S. economy across a wide range of industries. There are now more than 9.1 million women-owned businesses in the United States, accounting for more than 30 percent of all enterprises. This list is comprised of 33 female founders with an MBA who have left their innovative mark in a variety of sectors including health, technology, media and e-commerce.

Guide to Completing Your MBA Application

A guide to crafting a strong MBA application.

Nine Tips for Acing Your Business School Interview

The admissions interview is a chance to show a side of you that test scores, transcripts or resumes might not reflect. An interview can convey your communication skills, personality and ability to engage in meaningful conversations. To prepare for your interview, consider the following strategies.

Four Ways to Craft a Compelling MBA Essay

Writing an MBA admissions essay can be daunting for many prospective students—but it doesn’t have to be.