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“Stepping out” of the workforce is a reality for many corporate women.
Still sitting on the fence about whether you want to pursue that MBA degree? Not sure you want to spend the money, miss out on two years’ salary, or, more importantly, if a career in business meshes with your life…
Experts agree that it’s never too early to begin investing in your personal professional development, or building career capital.
Successful organizations have three ingredients that drive results—a strong strategy, access to capital, and leadership talent.
Are you self-confident and eager to get things done quickly? Do you have a tendency to operate on your gut instinct? Do you act to make things happen rather than wait for things to happen to you? If you see yourself in these descriptions, you may be born to be an entrepreneur.
“Marketing is where the fun is,” says William Carner, who teaches marketing in the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin.
We go to the best schools, and build the most impressive resumes, only to sit in fear of losing it all. What we fail to realize is no one can take any of those things away from us. A single failure doesn’t negate a strong track record of success.
Over the past decade, the MBA has become a rapidly developing area for talent recruitment in the luxury/retail/fashion/beauty industries. Increasingly competitive landscapes and omni-channel consumer behavior has forced companies ranging from Tiffany to Target to increase investment in product marketing, e-commerce, digital marketing, social media and CRM. As such, the range of marketing opportunities in the luxury and retail space varies as greatly as each brand’s unique selling proposition.
What are the business skills that are most valuable to non-profits?