San Francisco MBA Grad Recounts The Benefits Of Education"The biggest reward from my master's degree is the network of alumni and faculty that continue to teach me concepts I can apply in my job," said Lindsay Schroeder.
San Francisco CEO Pursued An MBA To Power Up Her Career"With an MBA, I earned credibility to have many jobs.... and mostly gave me the confidence to take on new challenges," says Kerry Cooper.
'Keeping Time’ Proved Lucrative For This San Francisco Entrepreneur"All of your time should be spent figuring out exactly what you want to do for your career, and then doing it," says Aaron Schwartz, cofounder of Modify Watches.
San Francisco Executive Encourages Mental Preparedness"Grad school is a commitment and will take over your personal life.... You have to be mentally ready and also have a support system that understands,” says Rakhi Patel.
Higher Degree Allows San Francisco Professional To Predict Health Outcomes"[Higher education] is not easy and comes with challenges, but the effort that you put into it is something that will enrich your life," says Dr. Virginia Long.
Master's Degree Helps CISO Collaborate With Senior ExecutivesMatt Hollcraft, Executive Director and Chief Information Security Officer, shares his education path to his master's degree.
Degree Gave Tech CEO The ‘Power’ To Energize San Francisco"I can say with complete certainty that every day I put something from my MBA to work in my day-to-day business. The financial return that I have seen is incredible both for me, but also within my company," says Nic Stover.
Master's Degree Helps Makes San Francisco Gamer A WinnerI was there because it has an unbelievably active and tightly bonded alumni community, and because they tend to have high industry placement.
Master’s Degree Brings New Opportunities For Graduates In San Francisco"Thus far, the biggest reward (besides having that diploma in hand) was being immediately offered a management level position from an established hospital in Southern California, prior to even graduating," says Madeline Gonyea.
Master’s Degree Adds Credibility In Decision Making, According To EducatorIf you are currently teaching, understand that if your master’s is a step to an administrative role, your student-classroom contact time will be compromised.
San Francisco Offers An Ocean Full Of Employment ProspectsThose in the best position to take advantage of the business boom are those with the education to follow their dreams.
San Francisco Detective Follows Clues To Career Goals"The completion of this degree has reminded me of the fact that we can accomplish great things through hard work and persistence," said Morgan Chappell.
Master’s Degrees Launches Entrepreneurial Careers, Suggests CEO"I pursued a master’s degree to figure out what I wanted to do with my life, and open up opportunities that might otherwise be closed. I went to Stanford not only because it was a great school but because of the program focus on entrepreneurship," said David Haase.
M.B.A. Is A Trifecta Reward For Google Operations Head"I'm pursuing an M.B.A. for three reasons: the credential, the academics and the people. A senior leader at Google told me that she had gotten her first executive role because of her M.B.A..