Have Career Management Services Questions? Our Directors Have Answers

How do EMBA career services differ from full-time MBA career services? Can EMBA students participate in on-campus recruiting? What job search resources are available to executive MBA students? In a recent Webinar, our career directors on both coasts answered these questions and many more. Here is an edited transcript ofRead More

Wharton EMBA Students Support Habitat for Humanity

Gregory Hagin, a liberal arts major who built a consulting career working with nonprofit organizations, came to Wharton’s EMBA Program to gain a formal business education. While in school, he’s also gained a lot of support for his work with Habitat for Humanity. We asked Greg, the corporate vice presidentRead More

How to Change Careers with an EMBA

Brian Higgins In just two years, you could earn the world-renowned Wharton MBA and move your career to new levels. The Wharton MBA Program for Executives gives you the business and leadership skills needed to achieve your goals. Wharton EMBA students who want to advance their careers have many resources throughout theRead More

WEMBA Alumna Reflects on Decision to Self-Sponsor

Marla Bleavins, WG'12

A lot of serious thought and financial preparation go into the decision to sponsor yourself in Wharton’s EMBA program. However, it often results in significant career impact for students who choose that path. Alumna Marla Bleavins, WG’12, is a good example. She was recently named deputy executive director and chiefRead More

Wharton EMBA Alumnus Featured on Shark Tank

Zander Adell

Zander Adell, WG’12, came to Wharton San Francisco’s EMBA program to help him transition from artist to entrepreneur. Now, he’s the founder and CEO of Doorman, which was recently featured on the ABC show Shark Tank. We asked Zander to tell us about how his Wharton education is helping himRead More

Wharton EMBA Degree Makes International Impact

Gus Giraldo, WG'06

Wharton EMBA alumnus Gus Giraldo, WG’06, CEO and country manager of CIGNA Thailand, says that his Wharton education has been very valuable in accelerating his international career. We asked him to tell us more about his experience at Wharton. Here is what he said: On coming to Wharton’s EMBA program…Read More

Transforming Law Firms into Complex Businesses

Kelly Brown, WG'14

In a recent blog on Wharton’s Mack Institute for Innovation Management’s site, EMBA alumna Kelly Brown (WG’14), who is director of client relations at Morrison & Foerster LLP, talks about coming to Wharton’s EMBA program to learn how to apply business practices to law firms. The following is an excerptRead More

An Alumnus in the Music Industry

Andrew Gould, WG'11

Andrew Gould (WG’11) came to Wharton’s EMBA program to stay on the front lines of innovation. Recently, he was promoted to senior vice president of creative, North America at BMG Chrysalis in Los Angeles. As an alumnus in the music industry, Andrew talked to us about his time at Wharton and how his educationRead More

Wharton EMBA Career Day

An alumni panel at Career Day in Philadelphia.

Dawn Graham, who joined our staff last winter, brings a lot of experience to the table as career management director of the executive MBA program in Philadelphia. Having recently organized our first EMBA Career Day on the East Coast (her counterpart at Wharton | San Francisco, Steve Hernandez, organized theRead More

TGIWF Webinar Highlights Career Impact of Wharton’s EMBA Program

Career impact doesn’t always mean a promotion or job change. Often, the impact comes from new ways of looking at business and the ability to identify opportunities and challenges. To learn more about how Wharton’s EMBA program impacts careers, we’re hosting a TGIWF (Thank Goodness it’s Wharton Friday) Webinar onRead More