How much is your privacy worth? In the data broker industry, everything from personal identifying data to social media data to health data is packaged and sold to the highest bidder for annual revenues of almost half a billion dollars per year. Some individuals have also claimed a piece of this pie, with entrepreneurs selling their personal data for sums of anywhere from $2 to close to $3,000.
Women today are making professional strides at an unprecedented level. Women are starting businesses at 1.5 times the national average, a 20 percent increase over the last decade. Women are also pursuing higher education in record numbers; women now hold more bachelors and graduate degrees than men.
Days two and three of the 2014 Chapel Hill immersion covered everything from avoiding leadership derailment to how to build dynamic, emotionally intelligent teams.
Day one of the 2014 Chapel Hill immersion covered everything from identifying and practicing ethical behavior to maximizing your skill set and performing well under pressure.
MBA@UNC student Adam Brown is the regional medical director with EmCare's North Division, covering the D.C. and northern Virginia area. He is also a medical director at United Medical Center, and system chief of emergency medicine at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, working as an emergency medicine attending physician at both. He is also an adjunct assistant professor of emergency medicine at George Washington University and senior scholar at the Office of Clinical Practice Improvement at GW. In this interview, Adam Brown speaks about the benefits he has reaped at MBA@UNC.