To MBA or Not To MBA?

MBAThat is the question – and one that I get asked, now that I have completed my MBA, often.

To start, we must all understand what an MBA degree is.  As defined formally, “the Master of Business Administration (MBA or M.B.A.) is a master’s degree in business administration, which attracts people from a wide range of academic disciplines. The MBA designation originated in the United States, emerging from the late 19th century as the country industrialized and companies sought out scientific approaches to management. The core courses in the MBA program are designed to introduce students to the various areas of business such as accounting, finance, marketing, human resources, operations management, etc.”

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20 Months – My Thanks to PKE 126

Written: October 21st, 2011

Dedicated to my fellow classmates in the Presidential and Key Executive MBA Program at Pepperdine University – Cohort #126.

Twenty months ago, 18 of us embarked upon a journey but unfortunately, we’d lost a couple along the way.  When we started, we had no idea who the other people were who were joining us – what they were like, what they were capable of, and, most importantly, what they wanted out of this journey.

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