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Inside Look at the Wisconsin MBA
Sunday, November 7 – Monday, November 8
Sunday, November 7, 2021 – Wisconsin MBA Equity & Inclusion Summit
Welcome – On Demand
Vallabh Sambamurthy, Albert O. Nicholas Dean for the Wisconsin School of Business
My Experience at the Wisconsin MBA – Alumni Panel Discussion – Link to event recording
Hear from recent alumni on how the immersive learning experience of the Wisconsin MBA fully prepared them to lead by developing strong cross-functional competencies in business. Discover how the specialized and high-touch model of the MBA at UW-Madison positioned them to overcome unique and evolving global challenges by creating a more inclusive and collaborative environment in their organization.
Fundamentals of Diversity and Inclusion – Link to event recording
This session assists in developing a shared understanding of fundamental diversity and inclusion concepts. During this engaging interaction, you will develop stronger personal awareness and an understanding of diversity and inclusion challenges through the small group activities and collaboration. The session will be presented by Jim Gray, Consultant in Strategic Management and Diversity and Inclusion.
Monday, November 8, 2021 – Wisconsin MBA Preview Day
Building Your Personal Brand – On Demand
Learn how to put the best version of you in front of employers to distinguish your leadership and personal brand from your competition. Gain insight into the content and importance of an effective LinkedIn profile and how to design the most appealing résumé. Assistant Director of Career Management, Sandra Kubat will inspire you to examine these areas and more on Building your Personal Brand.
Choosing a Career Specialization – On Demand
Learn why Wisconsin MBA students gain a competitive advantage with a specialized MBA from the Wisconsin School of Business. Hear from each knowledge center director on what makes their specialized area unique and how their connections to industry can positively impact your career.
Equity and Inclusion at Wisconsin – Expectations and Realities
This discussion provides an opportunity to gain insight into the student perspective of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the Wisconsin School of Business. Learn about the cultural assumptions of prospective students and the social realities of current students in a candid and sincere manner regarding their experience in the MBA Program at Madison.
Ask us Anything Sessions
- Monday, November 8 from 8:30 – 9:00 a.m. CST and 4:00 – 4:30 p.m. CST
- Tuesday, November 9 from 8:30 – 9:00 a.m. CST