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How Business Schools Can Help Rectify the Imbalance of Female Representation in the Corporate World

If an MBA is one of the key conduits to top positions in the Fortune 500 and the time versus investment trade-off tips the scale against pursuing the degree, then what is the solution? Flexibility.

 

How to Make Your LinkedIn Page Pop

According to Mary Ryan, Associate Director of Career and Leadership Services for Working Professionals at the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, all MBA students must have a LinkedIn page. Here is her advice on how MBA students can create compelling and effective LinkedIn pages to make the most out of the professional networking service available at their fingertips. 

MBA@UNC Global Immersion: Shanghai - Day Three

At the Shanghai immersion, MBA@UNC students participated in a track focused on Challenges and Opportunities in China. Throughout the third day, MBA@UNC students learned about the economy of China and how a global consumer products corporation is entering the Chinese market.

MBA@UNC Global Immersion: Shanghai - Day Two

At the Shanghai immersion, MBA@UNC students participated in a track focused on Challenges and Opportunities in China. Throughout the second day, MBA@UNC students focused on sustainability issues and entrepreneurship in China.

MBA@UNC Global Immersion: Shanghai - Day One

At the Shanghai immersion, MBA@UNC students participated in a track focused on challenges and opportunities in China. Throughout the first day, MBA@UNC students learned about overcoming new venture challenges and understanding risk and reward in China, along with how to navigate Chinese policy.

 

Insights from the Field: The Women of MBA@UNC: Part III

Women in leadership positions often face an uphill climb in today’s business environment. To gain insight into how successful women fit an MBA program into their daily lives, and hear some of their advice for navigating leadership challenges, we gathered several MBA@UNC students and alumnae together in our online classroom where they shared their personal experiences of moving their careers forward.