Social Work Principles + Business = Success

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Written by: Ajaylah Humphrey, MSW/MBA ’24 Social work principles and practices can play a valuable and often overlooked role in the business world. Many people hear the term “social worker” and think they only care about the people and money Continue reading Social Work Principles + Business = Success

Why I Chose the 3/2 MBA Program at UB

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Written by: Joseph Doona, MBA ’25 Background at UB  When I started at the University at Buffalo, I had no idea what I wanted to do in my professional career. In my first few semesters I was able to speak Continue reading Why I Chose the 3/2 MBA Program at UB

MBA Stereotypes: True or False?

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Written by: Kaitlyn He, MBA ’24 Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs have long been associated with a myriad of stereotypes, some grounded in truth, others not so much. In this blog, I will debunk some common MBA stereotypes based Continue reading MBA Stereotypes: True or False?

My Top Four Finance Soft Skills

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Written by: Claudia Cabrera, MS in Finance ’24 Over the past few years, we have seen how technological advances are driving unparalleled change. While talking with peers from different schools within UB, I realized that there is a misconception that Continue reading My Top Four Finance Soft Skills

Networking at UB as a First-Year MBA Student

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Written by: Peter Bouris, MBA ’24 Networking is a crucial part of every MBA program. In fact, for many, it is one of the biggest reasons to pursue an MBA. However, it is daunting for almost all first-year students, especially Continue reading Networking at UB as a First-Year MBA Student

Building a Bridge to Success: Mastering the International Student Visa and H1B Journey

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Embarking on a journey to study in the United States is a dream for many, but navigating the complex process of obtaining a student visa can be daunting. In this two-part podcast series (listen on Apple Podcasts or Spotify), we Continue reading Building a Bridge to Success: Mastering the International Student Visa and H1B Journey

Why MIS is Your Product Management Power Move

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Written by: Yashwanth Raj Penugonda, MS in MIS ’24 Aspiring to drive product strategy and innovation? A Master of Science in Management Information Systems (MS in MIS) degree can equip you with the diverse skills to excel as a product Continue reading Why MIS is Your Product Management Power Move

Transitioning to Finance: Top 3 Bridge-Building Resources

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Written by: Eden Fekadu, MS in Finance ’24 Are you considering the shift from a non-finance background into the dynamic world of finance? The prospect of this transition may appear daunting but, rest assured, it’s a journey many have successfully undertaken. Whether Continue reading Transitioning to Finance: Top 3 Bridge-Building Resources

Course Review: International Business in Singapore

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Written by: Sarah Sauer, MBA ‘25 During my Fall 2022 semester, I had the incredible opportunity to participate in the University at Buffalo’s MGG 380 course: International Business in Singapore. This hybrid module included collaboration with students at the Singapore Continue reading Course Review: International Business in Singapore

Why I Chose the UB MBA Program after Six Years in the Corporate World

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Written by: Rupsha Roy Choudhury, MBA ’25 Returning to college after spending six years in the corporate world is a significant decision that can be both exciting and challenging. This transition represents a journey of my personal growth and transformation, Continue reading Why I Chose the UB MBA Program after Six Years in the Corporate World