Category Archives: Alumni and Business Professionals

Justin Jory: From JD/MBA to Search Fund Partner

BYU JD/MBA alumni Justin Jory joins Marriott MBA Today to tell us about his exciting journey from Investment Banking on Wall Street, to Private Equity in Utah, and now running his own Search Fund. Justin also teaches a very popular … Continue reading

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BYU MBA 2015 Hawes Scholars (Nate M. & Tori D.)

Nate Mortensen and Tori Dumke discuss the characteristics of a Hawes Scholar, the original scholarship fund donors, and their feelings about being named as two of the ten $10,000 Hawes Scholar Award recipients for 2015. The 2015 Hawes Scholars are … Continue reading

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MBA Study Abroad Opportunities: 2015 Trip to Europe Focusing on International Real Estate

Professor Barrett Slade and Matt Robinson talk about their recent trip to Europe where nine students visited with companies to learn about international real estate opportunities, and to see who could eat the most crepes in one day.

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Boeing: Building Opportunities for Utah’s Families

From humble beginnings in the old McDonnell Douglas facility, Boeing has recently begun a rapid expansion of its footprint in Utah, bringing exciting jobs and opportunities to Utah families. Meet some of the BYU grads who are playing critical roles … Continue reading

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Why all the business growth in Utah? The Governor’s Office of Economic Development sheds some light.

Adobe, Boeing, eBay, Goldman Sachs, the list goes on….why are these global businesses and many more establishing operations in Utah? Why are thriving local start-ups like Qualtrics and 1-800 CONTACTS staying put? The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) sat … Continue reading

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Women are doubling their presence at the Marriott School! Find out why!

Tina Ashby, Director of Women at the Marriott School of Management, is making sure women have a voice in business. Find out how!

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New Marriott School of Management Dean Lee Perry tells all!

Meet the new Marriott School Dean Lee Perry and find out where the Marriott School will be in 5 years!

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Succeeding in the job hunt: BYU MBA Recruiting

Rick Patterson joined Kade Scoresby on Marriott MBA Today to talk about best practices in recruiting to find that dream internship or full-time job. Rick shared ways to succeed on and off campus in the job search.

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MBA Internship Series: LinkedIn (Marketing)

Hear how Derek Pando, MBA Class of 2014, landed his marketing internship at LinkedIn even though the company never came on campus to recruit marketing interns. You’ll also get an insider’s take on what makes the culture at LinkedIn so … Continue reading

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Adobe: An inside look in the perks, people, and new building in Lehi

Heather Shauklas takes us on a tour of Adobe’s new building in Lehi, sharing some of the amazing features and perks built into Adobe’s newest campus. Learn more about the unique culture and passionate people at Adobe, and hear about … Continue reading

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