Career Impact

Student Stories from the Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs

Design Thinking is having a moment right now. Students and professionals skilled in Design Thinking bring new insights to organizations and add value to innovation projects. But how does one learn the Design Thinking methodology? Spencer Reely explains.

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Student Stories from the Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs

Liz Kammel Tilatti’s idea for ZipFit Denim came during weekend carpools from Indianapolis to Chicago to attend Booth’s Weekend Program. Her fellow Booth travelers had a hard time finding jeans that fit them. With Liz’s retail and consulting background, she knew she could solve the problem. At Chicago Booth, she found the tools and inspiration to make it a reality.

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Booth Insight from Evening-Weekend Admissions

Chicago Booth’s Professor Linda Ginzel believes that leadership is not always an inherent skill, but one that can be learned and cultivated over time. “I should know,” she explains, “I teach it!”

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Student Stories from the Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs

For Akshata Puri, a student in the Weekend MBA Program, finding a balance in work, school, social life, pets, and sleep is key. Learn about the challenges and rewards of Weekend student life, and Akshata's tips to manage it all.

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Student Stories from the Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs

When Mike Carls enrolled in the Evening MBA Program, he assumed that opportunities to study abroad were behind him. Not so. Last summer, he joined MBA students from around the world at China's Peking University for an immersive program on Chinese business and culture.

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