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From College to Career What I Have Learned About Diversity and Inclusion

The second installment in a three-part series (2 of 3) on Lessons of Diversity & Inclusion. Last time out I shared lessons I have learned about diversity from Kindergarten through 12th Grade. My next two posts cover a period of time from college to career. Specifically, professional experiences which have taken place during my time […]

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From Kindergarten to College and Career, What I Have Learned About Diversity and Inclusion.

This is installment one in a three-part series (1 of 3) on Diversity & Inclusion. I was fortunate enough to have as one of my three best friends from Kindergarten-12th grade a Japanese American kid named Jimmy Okada. Jimmy and his family were great. His father, Sam, was a Pharmacist and the most educated person […]

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MBA Applications – Simple, Surprise & Significant

Last week, we forwarded a post about 3 tips for building the perfect college application, from a CEO who went to Harvard for free. We called it the three (3) S’s of applications. Here is my quick take on the approach which I shared while coaching a 24-year old MBA applicant. Be Simple. Is where […]

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Takeaways for Military Transitioners, Women & Career Portfolioists

All of us undergo transition and opportunity change throughout our personal and work lives. I join you on this constant journey as, 10 months ago, I recently made another pivot.┬áNot counting changes in jobs, roles or positions; I have made 6 discernible, strategic shifts in my work life. This compares to most millennials who will […]

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Free MBA Admission Tests on Military Leadership Day

Military Leadership Day Military MBA Shows Ongoing Commitment With Free MBA Admission Tests Last week, Military MBA declared a national day of observance called military leadership day. Although past and present officers and servicemembers are deserving of our national recognition and support, this day is not about simply thanking veterans for their service. Getting days […]

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Using Counter Intuition

Is there ever a time to go against better judgment? The answer, I have discovered, is yes there are times when it is acceptable to go against what seems to be better judgment. Recently, I have put a lot on my plate. I am building one business, maintaining another and planning a startup. This is […]

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MBA Becoming Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

More Entrepreneurs Are Obtaining MBA Degrees MBAs Used To Start or Grow A Business Entrepreneurship Demand to obtain MBA degrees for the purpose of initiating entrepreneurial careers is at an all-time high. Key Takeaways on the Opportunity: Article – According to the Graduate Management Admissions Council, who own and operate the GMAT, one quarter of […]

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One Improvement Colleges Need That Adds Immediate Value To Education

Higher Education That Works Why do we restructure learning when we know simple, proven methods return value to students? Last Friday, I attended a Senior Project Expo for my son who will graduate in mid-June as a Mechanical Engineer from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, CA. My son has worked on a designing and […]

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Will 10% Increase in Military Budget Mean More Education Spending?

Trickle Down Economics of Education According to Reuters, the White House has put in place a “historic increase in defense spending to rebuild the depleted military resources of the United States.”┬áSpecifically, the President’s budget recommends, “increasing defense spending by $54 billion or 10 percent.” “The defense boost would be balanced by slashing the same amount […]

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#1 Habit to Learn in BSchool

Why getting into the habit of challenging what you learn make so much sense. I am excited about today’s post. It covers a beneficial habit that will allow you to apply more knowledge when it comes to learning. Even better, it will give you a decisive edge on performance while you’re in school and later […]

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