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Networking
Career Development Handbook for Part-time Students

Networking is one of the most successful methods for a job search, and informational interviewing is perhaps the most effective way to network. Networking allows you to tap into the hidden job market and to locate vacancies before they go public.

True networking is about building lasting professional relationships which are mutually beneficial, rather than about asking people for jobs or “using” people. Most people in industry are flattered to be asked for their advice and if pursued appropriately will make time to share it.

 

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Elevator Pitch

It’s the backbone of your intern or career search and summarizes who you are and your strengths/benefits.

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YourElevatorPitch.net
Career Development Handbook

YourElevatorPitch.net is setting new standards in creating the best first impression. We provide the script writing, coaching, high definition video production, and an email platform that can help reach the exact person you are trying to target and track whether your pitch has been watched.

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UC Davis Graduate School of Management partners with Lawrence Livermore and Sandia National Labs to drive technologies from lab to market

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(Davis, Calif.) – With a joint goal of speeding the transfer of new technologies from the laboratory to the commercial marketplace, the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories have announced a new partnership for researchers to develop their entrepreneurial skills.

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Vickie Sherman MBA 13 Finds Her Passion, Her Career—and Herself

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What opportunities, decisions, events have shaped your professional life?

My career path has been a climb across a jungle gym rather than a tangent up a corporate ladder. As a child, I used to thumb through the three-inch JCPenney catalogue, picking out the professional women who I would grow to be. I wanted to rule the world from a corner office in a suit and heels. I wanted to shed my humble origins and become Corporate Barbie.

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MBA Student Consultants Make an IMPACT
Projects Put Business Needs Front and Center

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Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.

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UC Davis Part-Time MBA in Top 8%, Full-Time MBA in Top 9%
U.S. News & World Report’s latest rankings: This marks the 19th consecutive year our MBA program has been ranked among the best in the nation.

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(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.