Sometimes, you want a career shift; other times, you want wholesale change. Tim Perez, MBA’18, was a business development manager for retail Sherwin Williams stores when he realized his interests were shifting from operations. He enjoyed the work but was drawn to the finance side of business. “I realized a few years into doing this…… Read more »
There’s learning accounting, and then, there’s gaining a deep understanding of the wider implications of accounting in a way that sets you apart for the positions you really want. The Graduate Accounting Programs at the Kelley School of Business on the IUPUI campus take the field of accounting one step farther than most accounting studies……. Read more »
Chelsea Schmidt, MBA’21, likes a challenge. When she felt that she’d begun to plateau in her role in commercial channel marketing, she knew it was time to try something new. “I like to bite off way more than I can chew, and I could chew what I had really well. The Kelley Evening MBA Program opened my eyes to different…… Read more »
Madelyn Heron, BS’21, MSA’22, has known for years that she wanted to pursue an accounting career. But as she completed an undergraduate internship in tax, she realized how much more she wanted to learn about this field.
In an MBA program, it’s expected that the business knowledge gained through the degree will ultimately be put to work solving real-world challenges. In the Kelley School of Business Evening MBA Program, that knowledge is tested even before classes start.
When he began applying for jobs in 2020, Peeyush Thombare, MBA’20, knew he faced a challenging job market battered by the economic slowdown and layoffs caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic.
When Jeff Wilson, BS’00, graduated from the Kelley School of Business, he landed a coveted job at EY, one of the Big 4 accounting firms. At the time, he didn’t realize his career path would lead him to the role of advisor in strategy, operations and business development at Eli Lilly and Company. “At most…… Read more »