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Heart behind the Hype

ROI, SWOT, LBO, M&A. Oh, wait – wrong buzzwords. It’s now cloud computing, pivoting, big data, 3D printing and FinTech. Tech and entrepreneurship…

How WG ’16 Entrepreneurs Created and Sold Their Company

I’m most inspired by the entrepreneurs that sit beside me at Wharton. Nitish Aitharaju (WG ’16) and Sedrick Dongmo (WG ’16) created Mobspire,…

What’s it like to work at a start-up during Wharton!

What’s it like to work at a start-up during Wharton!

In this article, George Birman and Halley Goodman (WG ’16) share their experiences about working part-time with Hillflint, a San Francisco-based retail-apparel startup. The…

Tech Recruiting Advise from 2Ys

Big data!? Sales Ops?? Startups? Tech geeks, ladies and gents: The Wharton Journal brings you to the best of dos and dont’s on…

Top 10 reasons to attend the BizTech@Wharton Conference

Top 10 reasons to attend the BizTech@Wharton Conference

Where: Pennsylvania Convention Center (1101 Arch Street) When: 8:30am – 5:30pm, Friday November 7th Buy tickets at http://bit.ly/BizTechTix 1. Tech is hot! In recent years,…

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In the rush to finish group projects, not LT too many classes, attend eighteen different holiday parties and pack for three different climates for four weeks of travel,…

During my UCLA graduation, my proud father forced me to take pictures with what seemed like every single friend I had on campus. As we were taking part…

Consider yourself a marketing guru? Can’t get enough of the 5 C’s and 4 P’s? Thinking of landing your dream internship working as a brand manager? As quarter…

Once again, the recruiting season is upon us. I can already see the Class of 2016 dressed up in suits, ties and dresses, attending employer information sessions (EIS)…

Recruiting for opportunities in General Management requires focus and specificity. Because opportunities in GM span industries and functions, it is particularly important to leverage the resources available to…

In August, Brandon Hoffman and I crammed 12 suitcases, three Wharton jackets and (my hidden) three bottles of whiskey into a minivan to hit the long road from…

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Reflections on My First Semester at Wharton

Before Pre-Term, during Pre-term, and throughout this semester, I was given a plethora of advice and predictions from 2nd years. Some of this I was skeptical of, but…

From Ferguson to Philadelphia: Penn Students March to Protest Michael Brown Verdict

From Ferguson to Philadelphia: Penn Students March to Protest Michael Brown Verdict

A participant in last week’s protest of the Michael Brown verdict provides her account of the event and perspective on the Ferguson issue.      During my time…

Rebalancing Success: Live Nation’s ex-CEO Jason Garner

Rebalancing Success: Live Nation’s ex-CEO Jason Garner

At age 35, Jason Garner had it all: he worked with A-list acts like Coldplay and Usher, was twice named to Fortune Magazine’s list of the top 20…