Author Archives: sean121686

Claire Brown and Accion: Microfinance and Impact Investing

Accion is a global nonprofit dedicated to creating economic opportunities by connecting people to the financial tools they need to improve their lives. + Claire Brown is an outstanding student in the International MBA program at USD. = An amazing … Continue reading

Posted in IMBA program, internships, travel abroad | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Intern Series: Sweta Ashwarya goes to ebay

Today, it feels great to share the story of my experiences as a Global Product Manager Intern at ebay that got converted into a full-time job offer. However, looking back it was a challenging journey switching industries and concentrating the … Continue reading

Posted in full-time MBA program, internships, networking | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Intern Series Back on Track: Erin Baucum and DriveCam

Nearly a year ago, Erin came to Career Services and said simply, “I want to work.”  Within a week, Terra Saltzman-Baker had tapped her far reaching network to procure an interview with DriveCam.  The driver science company fell in love, … Continue reading

Posted in career services, classmates, internships | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

USD Faculty

While interning in New York this summer, I had an interesting conversation with an executive.  Though she confused my school with San Diego State in a way that I would not confuse U-Penn and Penn State, I let it slide.  … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Internship Series: Anjaniprasad Annumalla

From the time he started his MBA at USD, Anjaniprasad Annumalla held Amazon at the top of his wish list of companies for which he dreamed to work.  His journey to achieve this goal started with LinkedIn.  Navigating his way … Continue reading

Posted in career services, internships, MBA Job Placement, networking | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Heather Stevens snagged a rock star internship

Heather Stevens snagged a rock star internship this summer at Life Technologies Corporation. Coming from a tech background, she considered it a stretch to apply with a biomed firm. She landed the role – a marketing function in quality and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment