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Wisconsin School of Business MBA and Master’s Programs Podcast

Wisconsin School of Business MBA and Master’s Programs Podcast

By Wisconsin School of Business MBA and Master’s Programs Podcast

Our podcast will make the Wisconsin MBA and Master's programs come alive through application tips, interviews with faculty, and staff about the program, and discussions with current and past students about their business school experience. In each episode, you will learn how our programs are a life-changing experience.
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MSBA Cloud Computing Course with Cody Baldwin
MSBA Cloud Computing Course with Cody Baldwin
The MS in Business Analytics program at the Wisconsin School of Business is one of the only programs in the country that has cloud computing as a core feature of our analytics program. Learn about this unique and extremely relevant course from Cody Baldwin, Director of the MS in Business Analytics.
15:30
February 06, 2023
Full-Time MBA and a Career Transistion
Full-Time MBA and a Career Transistion
In this episode, we interview Amanda Moran, a first-year MBA student specializing in strategic human resources. Amanda opens up about her personal experience with career transition and layoff, candidly discussing the difficulties she faced and how she overcame them. She shares valuable insights on how she believes an MBA degree can be an asset for those facing similar career challenges. Amanda's story is both motivating and informative, offering guidance for anyone seeking to make a change in their career. Tune in to discover the potential benefits of an MBA in navigating career transitions.
16:60
January 30, 2023
The MBA Summer Internship Experience
The MBA Summer Internship Experience
A key part of any full-time MBA experience is the summer internship. Two second-year students share their experience and how the Wisconsin program made a difference.
32:05
January 23, 2023
How Career Services Supports Business Analytics Students
How Career Services Supports Business Analytics Students
Here is the description: Caitlin Hunter, Assistant Director of Career Management at the Wisconsin School of Business and Career Lead for the MS in Business Analytics program, discusses how Career Services supports MS in Business Analytics students during their job search.
13:16
January 20, 2023
Transitioning to UW-Madison as an International Student
Transitioning to UW-Madison as an International Student
Two Full-time MBA students share their experience of transitioning to the city of Madison and UW-Madison. They also offer several suggestions for prospective international students coming this fall.
32:20
January 09, 2023
Introduction to the F-1 Visa Process
Introduction to the F-1 Visa Process
Randa Meyer, International Student Advisor at International Student Services outlines the student visa process in a straightforward and easy to understand manner.
11:51
January 05, 2023
FTMBA: Corporate Finance and Investment Banking Pathways
FTMBA: Corporate Finance and Investment Banking Pathways
Discover how Wisconsin has created dedicated pathways within our corporate finance and investment banking MBA to customize your finance path with Lisa White, Assistant Director of Nicholas Center for Corporate Finance and Investment Banking.
14:03
December 27, 2022
MS in Business Analytics: Student Stories with Hao Tran
MS in Business Analytics: Student Stories with Hao Tran
MS BA graduate Hao Tran talks about his career prior to enrolling in the program, highlights of his time at Wisconsin, and his career plans after graduation.
20:45
December 12, 2022
Research at WSB: Psychological Touch and Ownership
Research at WSB: Psychological Touch and Ownership
Did you know that if you touch a product at a store, you are more likely to be willing to pay more for it? Joanne Peck, the Irwin Maier Professor of Business in the Department of Marketing, discusses her award-winning research on psychological touch and how our increased sense of ownership over products and natural resources influences our actions.
17:50
November 28, 2022
What Wisconsin Looks for in Candidates: Professional MBA
What Wisconsin Looks for in Candidates: Professional MBA
Betsy Kacizak, Director of Admissions and Recruitment at the Wisconsin School of Business, provides answers to all of your questions on what the admissions team looks for in Professional MBA candidates. This is the second episode in a two-part series.
17:25
November 21, 2022
The Strategic Human Resource Management MBA at Wisconsin
The Strategic Human Resource Management MBA at Wisconsin
Tanya Hubanks, Director of the Strategic Human Resource Management Center, and Assistant Director of Admission and Recruitment, Dale Pangborn discuss how the Strategic Human Resource Management (SHR) Center develops business leaders who will become strategic business partners in the future.
19:49
November 14, 2022
Veteran's Day: the Wisconsin MBA and the Veteran Experience
Veteran's Day: the Wisconsin MBA and the Veteran Experience
For this special Veteran's Day episode, current Full-Time MBA student and Special Operations Veteran of the US Army James Cox discusses his experience as a veteran in the Wisconsin MBA and about the veteran community at UW-Madison.
14:39
November 11, 2022
Application Tips: Interview
Application Tips: Interview
This episode is part of a series that focuses on tips for completing the application for the MBA and Master's programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.
02:23
November 07, 2022
Application Tips: General Application Information
Application Tips: General Application Information
This episode is part of a series that focuses on tips for completing the application for the MBA and Master's programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.
03:03
November 07, 2022
Application Tips: Essays
Application Tips: Essays
This episode is part of a series that focuses on tips for completing the application for the MBA and Master's programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.
02:27
November 07, 2022
Application Tips: Recommendation
Application Tips: Recommendation
This episode is part of a series that focuses on tips for completing the application for the MBA and Master's programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.
02:21
November 07, 2022
Application Tips: Resume
Application Tips: Resume
This episode is part of a series that focuses on tips for completing the application for the MBA and Master's programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.
02:15
November 07, 2022
Application Tips: Studying for the GMAT/GRE
Application Tips: Studying for the GMAT/GRE
This episode is part of a series that focuses on tips for completing the application for the MBA and Master's programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.
03:44
November 07, 2022
What Wisconsin Looks for in Candidates: Full-Time MBA
What Wisconsin Looks for in Candidates: Full-Time MBA
Betsy Kacizak, Director of Admissions and Recruitment at the Wisconsin School of Business, provides answers to all of your questions on what the admissions team looks for in Full-Time MBA candidates. This is the first episode in a two-part series.
16:38
October 31, 2022
MSBA Tracks: Digital Marketing
MSBA Tracks: Digital Marketing
Kristin Branch, Director of the Marketing Leadership Institute at WSB, discusses the newly launched Digital Marketing track for the MS in Business Analytics program! Learn about required courses for this track, career outcomes, and the exciting networking opportunities with industry experts students in this track have the opportunity to participate in. This is the second episode in a two-part series on the MSBA tracks.
16:23
October 17, 2022
Professional MBA and PharmD graduates from the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professional MBA and PharmD graduates from the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Graduates of the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program at the University of Wisconsin–Madison who completed the named option in operations and technology management are in a unique position to reduce the time and tuition required to earn an MBA. This episode shares all the details.
05:36
October 12, 2022
MSBA Tracks: Digital Risk and Insurance Technology
MSBA Tracks: Digital Risk and Insurance Technology
Daniel Bauer, Faculty Director for the MS in Business Analytics program, provides an overview of the newly launched Digital Risk and Insurance Technology track for the MS in Business Analytics program! Professor Bauer provides information on required courses, career outcomes, and the exciting opportunity to get involved with the Creative Destruction Lab Risk Stream. This is the first episode in a two-part series on the MSBA tracks.
21:19
October 03, 2022
Inside Look Events
Inside Look Events
Join us this fall on the UW-Madison campus for an Inside Look event! Jennifer Sarnowski, Associate Director for Recruiting and Admissions for the MBA and   Master’s Programs, provides an overview of Fall 2022 Inside Look event opportunities and why these events are so special.
05:07
September 19, 2022
Redesign of the Executive MBA
Redesign of the Executive MBA
Discover how the Wisconsin School of Business goes about creating a redesigned executive MBA that meets the needs of prospective students. Associate Dean, Enno Siemsen also offers some insights about what the future program design may include.
15:31
September 15, 2022
Multicultural Center at the Wisconsin School of Business
Multicultural Center at the Wisconsin School of Business
Learn about the new Multicultural Center at WSB! Tito Diaz, Director of the Multicultural Center, and current MBA student Laura Rincon Quiroga will be discussing the grand opening of the Multicultural Center and the types of services the center will offer to graduate students at WSB. 
20:10
September 05, 2022
FTMBA: The Consulting Practicum
FTMBA: The Consulting Practicum
Learn about the Consulting Practicum with Jorge Tefel, second year MBA student and Steve Boeder, Director, Erdman Center for Operations and Technology Management. Our Consulting Practicum is a core course taught to first-year MBA students during their spring semester. The Wisconsin School of Business partners with a company for a consulting project that allows students to gain hands-on problem-solving skills and real-world business experience prior to their summer internship.  
26:34
April 18, 2022
Wisconsin MBA: Reflections of our Second Year Students
Wisconsin MBA: Reflections of our Second Year Students
Second-year FTMBA students share their reflections about the Wisconsin MBA experience.
38:45
March 22, 2022
Wisconsin MBA: Life in Madison
Wisconsin MBA: Life in Madison
Current MBA students give you a feel for life in Madison.
17:41
March 07, 2022
Professional MBA: Balancing Work, Family, and Education
Professional MBA: Balancing Work, Family, and Education
Three current Professional MBA candidates offer their suggestions about how to balance work, family, and education while pursuing their MBA.
18:52
February 14, 2022
Full-Time MBA: Career Services at Wisconsin
Full-Time MBA: Career Services at Wisconsin
Two second-year MBA students share their experience with career services, and the differences it made.
16:41
February 04, 2022
Wisconsin Public Radio Interview with Jake Dean
Wisconsin Public Radio Interview with Jake Dean
Supply chain problems have plagued the retail and manufacturing industries for almost two years now — and there seems to be no end in sight. We talk to a supply chain management expert Jake Dean, Director Grainger Center for Supply Chain Managment about why these product-delivery problems are persisting.
17:49
January 25, 2022
Full-Time MBA: Alumni Panel Discussion
Full-Time MBA: Alumni Panel Discussion
Hear from recent alumni on how the immersive learning experience of the Wisconsin MBA fully prepared them to lead by developing strong cross-functional competencies in business. Discover how the specialized and high-touch model of the MBA at UW-Madison positioned them to overcome unique and evolving global challenges by creating a more inclusive and collaborative environment in their organization.
48:52
November 30, 2021
The Fundamentals of Diversity and Inclusion
The Fundamentals of Diversity and Inclusion
This session assists in developing a shared understanding of fundamental diversity and inclusion concepts. During this engaging interaction, you will develop stronger personal awareness and an understanding of diversity and inclusion challenges through the small group activities and collaboration. The session will be presented by Jim Gray, Consultant in Strategic Management and Diversity and Inclusion.
01:28:56
November 16, 2021
Supply Chain Challenges
Supply Chain Challenges
Jake Dean, Director of the Grainger Center for Supply Chain Management at the University of Wisconsin-Madison discusses the current challenges in the global supply chain.
04:24
October 20, 2021
Wisconsin Alumni: Highlights
Wisconsin Alumni: Highlights
Recent alumni of the Full-time MBA program reflect on highlights of their two years at Wisconsin.
17:03
October 01, 2021
Wisconsin Alumni: Why Wisconsin?
Wisconsin Alumni: Why Wisconsin?
Recent alumni of the Full-time MBA program talk about how Wisconsin prepared them for their future careers.
14:26
October 01, 2021
Which MBA is right for you?
Which MBA is right for you?
Hear about the three different MBA programs available at the Wisconsin School of Business: full-time, professional, and executive.
30:00
October 01, 2021
Master's Program - Interview
Master's Program - Interview
Master's Program - Interview
01:44
October 01, 2021
Master's Programs - Resume
Master's Programs - Resume
Master's Programs - Resume
01:58
October 01, 2021
Master's Program - Essay
Master's Program - Essay
Master's Program - Essay
02:17
October 01, 2021
MBA in Marketing at Wisconsin
MBA in Marketing at Wisconsin
Many MBA programs address marketing. Wisconsin goes deeper.  Rodrigo Stabio, Product & Channel Marketing at Microsoft an alum of the program and Kristin Branch, Director of the A.C. Nielsen Center for Marketing Analytics and Insights discuss the program.
15:36
September 29, 2021
MBA in Risk Management and Insurance
MBA in Risk Management and Insurance
Learn how our Risk Management specialization helped move one alumni's career to new heights.  Jenna Herr, Sr. Risk and Compliance Specialist at Kearney and Carl Barlett, Lecturer in Risk and Insurance at the Wisconsin School of Business discuss her career, the curriculum, and immersive experience of the specialized MBA in Risk Management and Insurance.
16:17
September 27, 2021
Application Process Overview for Professional MBA Candidates
Application Process Overview for Professional MBA Candidates
Learn about the application process to the Wisconsin Professional and Executive MBA programs.
02:20
September 23, 2021
Application Tips for Professional MBA Candidates: Official Admissions Interview
Application Tips for Professional MBA Candidates: Official Admissions Interview
Prepare for your official admissions interview with the Wisconsin MBA with this podcast.
02:05
September 23, 2021
Application Tips for Professional MBA Candidates: Essay
Application Tips for Professional MBA Candidates: Essay
Strengthen your application by writing a strong essay using these pointers.
02:56
September 23, 2021
Application Tips for Professional MBA Candidates: Resume
Application Tips for Professional MBA Candidates: Resume
Discover what the admissions committee is looking for on your MBA application resume.
03:27
September 23, 2021
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience - Why I Chose the Wisconsin School of Business.
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience - Why I Chose the Wisconsin School of Business.
Ben Cincotta - 2021 Graduate of the Master's of Science in Business Analytics shares why he chose the Wisconsin School of Business.
03:37
September 15, 2021
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Why Wisconsin
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Why Wisconsin
Hear from alumnae Amanda Miller as she shares more about her experience in the Wisconsin School of Business and the Master's of Supply Chain Management.
02:11
September 13, 2021
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: A Conversation with Professor Daniel Bauer
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: A Conversation with Professor Daniel Bauer
Learn more about the Master's of Science in Business Analytics at UW-Madison from Professor Daniel Bower.
17:47
September 10, 2021
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience - Learning Outcomes
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience - Learning Outcomes
Ben Cincotta - 2021 Graduate of the Master's of Science in Business Analytics shares more about his overall experience and learning outcomes.
02:35
September 09, 2021
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Teams
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Teams
Hear more from 2021 graduate, Amanda Miller about the collaborative team-based learning style in the Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management.
02:09
September 08, 2021
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Advice from Amanda Miller.
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Advice from Amanda Miller.
Hear from 2021 graduate of the Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management on her advice for those considering the program at UW-Madison.
02:32
September 07, 2021
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Faculty, Case Competitions, and Learning Outcomes
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Faculty, Case Competitions, and Learning Outcomes
Amanda Miller - 2021 Graduate of the Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management shares about her experience with faculty, case competitions, and learning outcomes.
03:11
September 03, 2021
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Faculty Interaction
Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management - Faculty Interaction
Amanda Miller - 2021 Graduate of the Master's of Science in Supply Chain Management shares about her experience with faculty at the Wisconsin School of Business.
03:48
September 02, 2021
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience with Faculty and Career Management
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience with Faculty and Career Management
Ben Cincotta - 2021 Graduate of the Master's of Science in Business Analytics shares his experience with faculty and the career management team.
03:07
September 01, 2021
MBA in Strategic Human Resource Management at Wisconsin
MBA in Strategic Human Resource Management at Wisconsin
Charlie O. Trevor,  Ruth L. Nelson Chair in Business in the Department of Management and Human Resources at the Wisconsin School of Business and Morgan O'neil, alum and Global HR Director at GE Healthcare visit about how our Strategic Human Resources Management specialization will give you skills to contribute to business strategy at the highest levels through the effective direction of an organization’s human capital. 
14:49
August 30, 2021
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience with Learning Teams
Master's of Science in Business Analytics: Alumni Experience with Learning Teams
Ben Cincotta - 2021 Graduate of the Master's of Science in Business Analytics shares more about the team-based learning style at the Wisconsin School of Business.
03:09
August 27, 2021
MBA in Technology Strategy & Product Management at Wisconsin
MBA in Technology Strategy & Product Management at Wisconsin
Our specialization in Technology Strategy & Product Management (TSPM) will develop your leadership, strategic thinking, and communication skills. Steve Boeder, Director of the Erdman Center for Operations and Technology Management, and former student Mike Turco, Prodcut Manager at Intuit will help you understand TSPM and the power it will bring to your future career.
14:53
August 24, 2021
MBA in Supply Chain Management at Wisconsin
MBA in Supply Chain Management at Wisconsin
Learn how our supply chain management specialization helped move one alumni's career further faster. Kristen Mezzapelle, Infrastructure Operations at Amazon Web Services and Jake Dean, Director of the Grainger Center at Wisconsin School of Business discuss her career, the curriculum, and immersive experience of the specialized MBA in Supply Chain Management.
19:60
August 24, 2021