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  • Create Your Pathway, Gain Direction and Acquire Professional Tools With Executive Education and Development

    February 5, 2015
    by BeNeca Griffin

    Many question the importance of investing in executive education and development with the belief that every company builds sufficient training into each position. Contrary to that belief, companies often hire executives who have been developed elsewhere and come in with the experience and perspective needed to elevate the company to the next level.
  • The Best Things About Living in San Diego

    February 3, 2015
    by Vance Lopez

    There is no shortage of articles that address this topic. A quick Google search of the title of this blog post will uncover lists aplenty about the great things that San Diego has to offer. The allure of this acclaimed vacation-destination city is easily confirmed by my first-hand experience. I came to San Diego in 2010 after not-so-begrudgingly accepting orders to relocate to the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar. After four and a half years, the city is still delivering on its promise of endless delights.
  • Rady Alumni Establish Their Lab to Market to Bring Mobile Auto Maintenance to Working Professionals in San Diego

    January 29, 2015
    by Aleena Karamally

    Executive Oil Services (EOS) is a unique, mobile auto maintenance service for working professionals in San Diego. The company, which was cofounded by Loren Chang and Andrew Zorko, two Full Time MBA Alumni who graduated from Rady in 2014, provides oil changes and other services to employees at individual companies and business parks, as well as tenants at apartment complexes. Customers use an online system to schedule their service. The EOS van then visits the customers’ locations on a set date approximately twice a month, efficiently completes the requested service, and returns the customers’ keys to them directly. Zorko and Chang are a prime example of the long-term benefits of the skills and connections that come with a Rady MBA.
  • An Admissions Director's View of the Admission Interview

    January 27, 2015
    by Jay Bryant

    Yes, I know, you have already jumped through so many hoops and over so many hurdles with your graduate school applications – but this is the final test, the last chance to show you are MBA quality… the interview!
  • New Year, More Impact: A Look Back on the Influence of Philanthropy at the Rady School in 2014

    January 22, 2015
    by Ashley Dittmar

    Each January, we like to reflect on the past year at the Rady School through our Annual Impact Report.
  • Getting to Know the Rady School Student MBA Ambassadors, Part Three

    January 20, 2015
    by Aleena Karamally

    In part three of this six-part blog series, Wu Bin, current full-time MBA student, shares some of his favorite things about Rady and San Diego.
  • Professor Terrence August's Top Tips to Avoid CyberCrime

    January 15, 2015
    by Aleena Karamally

    MBA Career Connection's Top Sites for a Successful Career Strategy
  • Getting to Know the Rady School Student MBA Ambassadors, Part Two

    January 13, 2015
    by Aleena Karamally

    The Rady School of Management offers prospective students a chance to interact with current students, our Student MBA Ambassadors, in order to gain a peer perspective on student life, academics, and culture at Rady School.The Ambassadors share their unique and genuine experiences so you can get a complete picture of life in San Diego and truly imagine yourself at Rady. In the second part of our six-part blog series, Vance Lopez shares his Rady story and his advice to prospective students.
  • Getting to Know the Rady School Student MBA Ambassadors

    January 8, 2015
    by Lauren Herr

    Some of the most integral factors weighed when deciding on an MBA program can also be the hardest to predetermine before applying. The Rady School of Management is proud to introduce our six current student MBA ambassadors who are eager to provide prospective students first-hand knowledge of what matters to you – the topics that aren’t as simple to glean from a website, program ranking or online tour.
  • Lessons from the Beyster Institute: The Truth About Employee Ownership

    January 6, 2015
    by Martin Staubus

    Does Employee Ownership Really Do Anything for Company Performance?
  • Do Not Wait. ELEVATE!

    December 23, 2014
    by Nancy Peritz

    On Tuesday, December 16, 2014, sixty coworkers, managers and executives all came together for a certificate ceremony at Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) in Rancho Bernardo to congratulate thirty of their colleagues who earned the Elevate Strategic Leader Certificate.
  • Deck the Malls

    December 18, 2014
    by Martin Staubus

    A tale of entrepreneurship – and a leading holiday decoration company becomes employee owned
  • Impressions of Rady from the New Director of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment

    December 16, 2014
    by Jay Bryant

    Most of us in our professional lives have the opportunity to take on brand new positions in new organizations. This time can be extremely stressful and exciting at the same time.
  • Past and Current StartR Groups Shine at 2nd Annual FOUNDER.org Kickoff

    December 12, 2014
    by Lauren Herr

    Over one hundred Rady School MBA and UCSD undergraduate students came together to celebrate UCSD’s second annual FOUNDER.org kick-off event this week in the Fung Auditorium.
  • Staying the Course for Entrepreneurs: Part I

    December 10, 2014
    by Lauren Herr

    Rady alumni Royan Kamyar’s successful journey staying the course while founding Owaves, now recognized as one of the best lifestyle apps on the market