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Tag: Jenkins MBA

Oct 16, 2021

MBA Alumna Takes Her Skills to John Hopkins Hospital as CFO

Katina Morgan Williams looks to focus beyond the numbers in her new role chief financial officer for The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Instead prioritizing relationships and advancing the hospitals's objectives. 

Sep 27, 2021

Former TV Reporters Move From Newsroom To Classroom

Three former WNCN-TV reporters impart their wisdom of a storytelling approach to Jenkins MBA students as they teach Business Communications as a team. 

Sep 15, 2021

Jenkins MBA Ranks No. 1 in Diversity in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Top B-Schools Ranking

Bloomberg Businessweek announced this week that the NC State Jenkins full-time MBA program has been ranked No. 44 in its Best Business Schools MBA rankings and the program scored as No. 1 in the inaugural B-School Diversity Index. 

Sep 7, 2021

How an MBA Practicum Project Benefited Students and Local Businesses

This summer course instructor Chris Hitch, set out to have his students assist organizations that might be struggling because of COVID-19’s impacts by developing business plans for them at no charge. Not only did their practicum project benefit local businesses, but students were able to directly apply many tools and metrics in a real-world scenario. 

May 2, 2021

Leading the Pack: Turquiose Ross

Jenkins MBA alumna Turquiose Ross, goes into detail about why she chose NC State, advice for prospective students and how the program prepared her to overcome challenges during the pandemic including conversations about dynamic trials and managing a remote team. 

Mar 15, 2021

Leading the Pack: Zachary Venning

Jenkins MBA alumnus and veteran, Zachary Venning, goes into detail about why he chose NC State, advice for prospective/current students, and how his military background led him to his current career path. 

Mar 8, 2021

An Unconventional Path

Doctors get pre-med degrees, lawyers study pre-law. So it’s simple logic to think that if you’re gunning for an MBA, the best undergrad degree for MBA is a business major - right? Actually... not so much. Learn how these two students, with unconventional undergrad degrees are seeing immediate returns from their MBA. 

Jelyse Dawson

Feb 22, 2021

Leading the Pack: Jelyse Dawson

Jenkins MBA alumna and founder of Fusion Fitness, Jelyse Dawson, goes into detail about why she chose NC State, advice for prospective/current students who are interested in starting their own business, and her thoughts on Raleigh's entrepreneur community. 

2017 McLauchlan Fellows

Oct 28, 2020

The Making of a Value-Based Leader

The McLauchlan Leadership Series catalyzes graduate-level leadership development through team projects, industry speakers, lectures and coaching opportunities. Learn how two participants emerged from the program with a clearer conception of the brand of leadership they wanted to exercise. 

Sep 10, 2020

5 steps to navigating a layoff during COVID-19

Bev Porter, Director of Graduate Programs, Poole College of Management Career Center offers these tips to navigating this challenging hiring environment.