Best and Worst Ways to Sign an Email: Professional Communication Tips from UMD-Smith Experts

Career Climbers / 3rd July 2018

You’ve crafted a professional email that, you hope, firmly positions you and your employer in a favorable light. It’s concise and articulate, maybe even a bit persuasive. Don’t blow it...

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A Rutgers MBA Becomes a Steppingstone to Student’s Dream Job

Career Climbers / 9th May 2018

Part-time MBA student Allegra Kipnis made it her job to be a skills collector. After finishing her undergraduate education with a degree in history in 2009, she went to work in retail...

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Leading Online Tutoring Firm, Grad Coach, Launches Innovative Student Advice Podcast

MBA Blog / 23rd January 2018

Grad Coach, a popular provider of 1-on-1 online tutoring to business, management and leadership postgraduate students, has taken a bold step into the podcasting arena by launching Grad Coach Radio. The...

Discover Key Transformative Growth Strategies for Your Business at Frost & Sullivan’s GIL 2016: Silicon Valley

Entrepreneurs / 6th September 2016

The future is a tidal wave of accelerating megatrends, technology and new business models converging at an exponential pace. For that very reason, it’s imperative for businesses to future-proof themselves...

Financial Services Industry Lagging in Unleashing Female Leadership Potential

Career Climbers / 10th June 2016

Globally only one-fifth of Boards and 16 percent of Executive Committees in financial services are comprised of women, according to the Women in Financial Services report by global management consultancy,...

PickUp USA Fitness Starts Southern California Expansion

Entrepreneurs / 25th May 2016

PickUp USA Fitness, based in Irwindale, CA, recently announced the long-awaited arrival of their franchise program.  PickUp USA, founded in 2011, is a basketball-focused fitness club that offers traditional gym...

Leadership Experts James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner Offer Unrivaled Insights Into Solving the World’s Leadership Crisis in Their New Book

Career Climbers / 23rd May 2016

From the bestselling authors of The Leadership Challenge and over a dozen award-winning leadership titles, Learning Leadership is a new book from James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner that...

Stanford Latino Entrepreneur Leaders Program

Entrepreneurs / 22nd April 2016

VIDEO POST: Over the course of six weeks, the Stanford Latino Entrepreneur Leaders Program provides Latino business owners with valuable education, personal mentorship, an enhanced network, and a better understanding in...

Darden’s Batten Institute Partners with Tom Tom Founders Festival to Bring World-Class Entrepreneurs and Ideas to Charlottesville

Entrepreneurs / 30th March 2016

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business announces its expanded partnership with the Tom Tom Founders Festival, a week long celebration of local innovation, music, art and food in...