The TMMBA ROI: Meet the Panelists

When considering an MBA program, it is important to consider your return on investment (ROI) since you will be investing a significant amount of time and money. Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll be sharing valuable insights from a panel of TMMBA alums who impart their perspective and explain how ROI is measured in many... Read More

Resilience, leadership and perseverance: Premera CEO encourages Foster grads

Jeff Roe (EMBA 1997), president and CEO of Premera Blue Cross, was the commencement speaker for the University of Washington Foster School of Business Executive MBA, Technology Management MBA, and Global Executive MBA programs on June 6. Roe, who earned both undergraduate and MBA degrees from the UW, shared with Foster’s newest graduates three pieces of... Read More

Myspace founder urges Foster grads to ask “why not?”

Speaking at the Foster School’s Undergraduate Graduation Celebration in the Hec Edmundson Pavilion on Sunday, Chris DeWolfe (BA 1988) pledged to veer from commencement address orthodoxy. “It’s appropriate that we rip up the commencement speaker handbook,” DeWolfe said. “After all, you are a generation of disruptors… And unlike the professional pessimists who are cynical about... Read More

Time for a career change?

Say you are a mid-career professional and find yourself looking for a new opportunity. You may no longer be a student at the Foster School of business, but the school’s career management experts have offered some pearls of advice that you might find useful in your transition. Naomi Sanchez Assistant Dean, MBA Career Management Build relationships that will open... Read More