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Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast

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The Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. podcast features conversations with the greatest of all-time MBA alumni from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at Dallas. This podcast celebrates the outcomes of graduate management education and identifies remarkable examples of how the MBA program at the Jindal School has transformed the lives its alumni. Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and graduate dean at the Jindal School, is the show's host.

The Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. podcast features conversations with the greatest of all-time MBA alumni from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at Dallas. This podcast celebrates the outcomes of graduate management education and identifies remarkable examples of how the MBA program at the Jindal School has transformed the lives its alumni. Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and graduate dean at the Jindal School, is the show's host.

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United States

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The Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. podcast features conversations with the greatest of all-time MBA alumni from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at Dallas. This podcast celebrates the outcomes of graduate management education and identifies remarkable examples of how the MBA program at the Jindal School has transformed the lives its alumni. Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and graduate dean at the Jindal School, is the show's host.

Language:

English

Contact:

9728835079


Episodes

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T., Episode 13: Lisa Shatz, Jindal School’s Assistant Dean of MBA Programs

12/17/2020
In this episode, host Dr. Monica Powell and guest Lisa Shatz, an assistant dean at the Naveen Jindal School of Management and director of its MBA programs, chat about their shared history as colleagues and friends. Shatz will take over as host of the Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast beginning with Episode 14.

Duration:00:29:43

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T., Episode 12: Janelle Manuel, MBA’17, MS’17

11/9/2020
In this episode, host Dr. Monica Powell welcomes Janelle Manuel, MBA’17, MS’17,to the podcast. Manuel, who recently transitioned to a new position, was senior manager of digital experience at Mohawk Industries at the time the episode was recorded. They discuss how Manuel getting both an MBA and a master’s degree in business analytics at the Naveen Jindal School of Management positioned her for success in the marketing field, which is becoming increasingly oriented on big data.

Duration:00:32:30

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T., Episode 11: Andrew Cyders, MBA’11

9/29/2020
Andrew Cyders, MBA’11, joins host Dr. Monica Powell for the 11th installment of the Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. podcast. Cyders is director of special projects and chief of staff at The Everett Clinic in Everett, Wash. He and Powell discuss how the rigor of the MBA prepared him well for success in healthcare consulting and positioned him for the job he holds today. Andrew Cyders’ contact information: acyders@gmail.com

Duration:00:30:13

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T Podcast, Episode 10: Kevin Winslow, MBA’15

8/3/2020
Kevin Winslow, MBA’15, joins Dr. Monica Powell to discuss how obtaining an MBA degree from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at Dallas gave him a new skill set that allowed him to reimagine his career. The degree allowed Winslow to go from a career in clinical research to one as director of operations at Los Angeles-based Radiology Partners.

Duration:00:33:30

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T Podcast, Episode 9: Newsha Mirzaie, MBA’16

6/30/2020
Newsha Mirzaie, MBA’16, a senior strategy and operations management consultant at Deloitte, joins Dr. Monica Powell for a chat about why she chose UT Dallas over other local universities to pursue her MBA degree. They also discuss how her education at the Naveen Jindal School of Management was a great return on her investment — not only in terms of recouping tuition costs but also for learning business, and life, lessons.

Duration:00:29:21

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 8: Elijah Metcalf, MBA’11

5/26/2020
Elijah Metcalf, MBA’11, joins host Dr. Monica Powell for a discussion about nontraditional paths to an MBA and a business career. Metcalf, a vice president of internal audit at NexBank, discusses why a theater background such as his did not put pursuit of an MBA out of the realm of possibility. He explains that he parlayed his communications skills and creativity into a role as a contributing member of his fulltime MBA cohort and then used those skills again in his rise up the corporate...

Duration:00:29:16

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 7: Laura Albright, MBA’16

4/27/2020
Laura Albright, MBA’16, is a management consulting lead analyst at RealFoundations, a professional services firm focused on the real estate industry. She joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. The mother of two and former party-truck franchisee with 25 years of experience decided to reinvent herself mid-career. She discusses with Powell how a Jindal School MBA helped her do that.

Duration:00:28:44

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 6: Rebecca Brooks, MBA’10

3/30/2020
Rebecca Brooks, MBA’10, is a senior data analytics manager at McKesson. She joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. The former sculptor who became a barista and then a truck driver discusses how her MBA degree helped her transition to a radically different career as a data analytics professional at one of the largest healthcare companies in the world.

Duration:00:21:57

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 5: Jonathan Willson, MBA’12

2/26/2020
Jonathan Willson, MBA’12, is a partner at ProvenCFO, a business he co-founded with his brother David, MS’11. Willson joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. They discuss how his MBA degree from the Jindal School challenged him to reinvent himself and add some foundational business skills to pursue serial entrepreneurship.

Duration:00:18:37

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 4: Stephanie Rigg, MBA’16

1/27/2020
Stephanie Rigg, MBA’16, is a procurement specialist at Texas Instruments. The mother of three joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management, to discuss how her immersion in the Full-Time MBA program helped equip her for a safe transition from domestic engineer back into the workforce after a 15-year absence.

Duration:00:23:32

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 3: John Oyedele MBA’16

12/23/2019
This episode features John Oyedele, MBA’16, senior manager, digital product management in Capital One’s Consumer Mobile division. Oyedele joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. Among topics discussed are how he was able to earn his evening MBA — all while maintaining a full-time career and a family life with a wife and four kids — and how doing so gave him the confidence to make the transition from an...

Duration:00:26:33

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 2: Anuja More MBA’15

11/25/2019
This episode features Anuja More, MBA’15, senior product manager for Juniper Networks’ Cloud Analytics and Operations division. Anuja joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the Naveen Jindal School of Management, to discuss her time in the Jindal School’s Full-Time MBA program and how those experiences and connections prepared her to make an impact in her career as a product-management professional.

Duration:00:21:14

Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. Podcast, Episode 1: Ben Wilson, MBA’11

10/28/2019
The inaugural episode of Yet Another MBA G.O.A.T. (the acronym stands for Greatest of All Time) podcast features Ben Wilson, MBA’11, vice president at Bulkley Capital, a boutique financial advisory and investment-banking firm. Ben joins host Dr. Monica Powell, senior associate dean and dean of graduate programs at the UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management, for a discussion about how his degree helped him make his unique career transition. He went from an operations manager and...

Duration:00:23:31