MBA@UNC Blog


Leveraging MBA Skills to Disrupt Cybersecurity Education

GhostRed cybersecurity competition

With high-profile security breaches at Target, Anthem, Sony and many other companies, cybersecurity is a hot-button issue, and MBA@UNC student Jesse Clark is at the forefront of this growing industry.

MBA@UNC Global Immersion: Detroit - Day Three

Day three of the Detroit immersion included the semi-final and final consulting track presentations and a closing speech from the new CEO of Shinola, Tom Lewand.

MBA@UNC Global Immersion: Detroit - Day Two

Day two of the Detroit immersion included two urban development classes led by professors Emil Malizia and Jim Johnson as well as a visit to the Henry Ford Museum.

MBA@UNC Global Immersion: Detroit - Day One

Day one of the Detroit immersion included an innovation and entrepreneur tour of "Motor City" and a tour of Ford Field — home of the Detroit Lions — for dinner and a tour of the football stadium.

Transforming ‘Big Data’ from a Buzzword to a Meaningful Skill

‘Big data’ has become a bit of a cliche due to its ubiquity. However, the prevalence of the term does not diminish its importance. The ability to leverage data can be a competitive advantage for any number of industries.

The Neuroscience of Motivation

Kimberly Schaufenbuel, program director at UNC Executive Development, explains how the science of motivation in the brain can be applied to improve employee motivation in the workplace.