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NBMBAA Career Fair Part I: The Pitch
Part of the Tippie MBA experience includes participating in optional career fairs packed with recruiters and MBA candidates across the country. Add a dose of anxiety and a surge of adrenaline, and it becomes a memorable and integral part of the hunt to find that perfect fit.
Dotting the “I”s: Lessons learned at the I3 Forum
Tippie burst out of the Pomerantz Center on Friday for the I3 Forum, offering big ideas about creativity from IDEO general manager Tom Kelley, market trends, and lots of thoughts on the 3 “I”s: Impact, Innovation, and Integrity. It was […]
New Student Profile: Sofia Castillo
Sofia Castillo’s pre-MBA work takes place right here in Iowa City where she manages accounting work for the University of Iowa’s IIHR-Hydroscience & Engineering, center for research, including work with the Iowa Flood Center
New Student Profile: Bernardo Daza
Bernardo Daza is looking forward to Tippie’s personalized career services as he comes into the program. His pre-MBA work experience includes New Business Development for the largest railroad company in Bolivia.
Making Content Marketing Work
Question 1: What is “Content Marketing”? And second, why should you care?
By Maria Helfenberger on September 29, 2014 | No CommentsLast week, I attended the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) Career Fair in Atlanta, GA. To read about the first part of my journey, see NBMBAA Career Fair Part I: The Pitch. Day 2: The Interview I went straight home after […]
By Maria Helfenberger on September 29, 2014 | No CommentsKatie Carlson ’15, a second-year MBA student at the Tippie School of Management, was able to join me for a discussion about her internship with Ford Motor Company this past summer. It was helpful to hear her perspective and understand a little more about what to expect going into the internship.
By Erin Crawford on September 25, 2014 | No CommentsYes, it really happened. Talha Khan walked away from a career expo with two different internship offers from two large, respected companies. So how did he set himself apart? What did he do differently from everyone else? I did a brief Q […]
By Erin Crawford on September 24, 2014 | No CommentsCan you identify the following picture? Is it: A. A funeral with lots of giveaway pencils. B. Backstage at the Corporate America pageant. C. A wedding that really committed to its “CareerBuilder.com” theme. D. None of the Above. Answer: […]