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Argyros School Alumni Spotlight Emily Hormuth Penhallegon, MBA '14

August 3, 2020 by | Graduate & MBA

Name: Emily Penhallegon Position/Industry: National Purchasing Manager/New Home Building Graduate Degree/Concentration: MBA/Finance Why did you choose this industry/field? I chose a career in the building industry to drive meaningful and complex supply chain initiatives. I grew up in the lumber business and knew I wanted to continue my career in the building industry. How did

Student Success Spotlight – Peter Dickinson, MBA ’20 Rethinking a "traditional" entertainment job leads to role with LA 2028 Olympics committee

July 31, 2020 by | Graduate & MBA

Name: Peter Dickinson Degree: MBA, with a concentration in Data Analytics Position/Industry: Insights Reporting, LA 2028 Olympics/ Sports Graduation Date: May, 2020 What excites you about this position? I’m excited to be a part of this data-driven opportunity to think ahead about what the world will be like 8 years from now as we utilize

Employer Spotlight: Pinterest Jennifer Vong, Recruiting Program Manager at Pinterest shares ways to stand out in the time of COVID 19

July 21, 2020 by | Argyros School Career Center

Name/Position/Company: Jennifer Vong, Recruiting Program Manager at Pinterest Advice to students on how to adjust their job search in the time of COVID 19? Unfortunately, while most recruitment events and interviews will most likely be 100% virtual, there are still opportunities to give yourself an edge! Some ways to do so: Make sure all your online

Employer Spotlight: Gusto Nicole Wright, University Recruiting at Gusto discusses being intentional in your job search

June 29, 2020 by | Argyros School Career Center

Name/Position/Company: Nicole Wright, University Recruiting at Gusto Advice to students on how to adjust their job search in the time of COVID-19? What’s really important is to be intentional with your search. Look for companies that you connect with (product, mission, values, etc.) and see how those companies are responding in times of crisis. That

Employer Spotlight: Fullscreen Human Resources Business Partner, Alan Golombek, MBA discusses why you should use this time to widen your job search parameters

May 13, 2020 by | Argyros School Career Center

Name: Alan Golombek Position: Human Resources Business Partner Company: Fullscreen Industry: Marketing and Advertising Advice to students on how to adjust their job search in the time of COVID-19?  Now more than ever, students have the opportunity to see which companies are prepared for the future. Even prior to COVID, those who offered flexible and

Alumnus Spotlight: Spencer Hong, ’13 (MBA ’14) Double Alumnus Discusses why right now is a great time to network

May 7, 2020 by | Graduate & MBA

Name: Spencer Hong Position: Senior Associate, M&A Company: Palm Tree Industry: Private Equity / M&A Degrees/Concentrations: Chapman MBA, Finance Chapman BS, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship Why did you choose this industry/field? Both sides of my family have an extensive background in banking and finance. For as long as I can remember, I have always been naturally

Calling all Argyros School of Business Alumni Can you or your organization offer a work or project opportunity to help?

April 24, 2020 by | Alumni

Our Ask: In recent weeks, many of our Argyros School of Business alumni have reached out to ask what they can do to help during this unprecedented time. Our alumni make a difference every single day by sharing their expertise, keeping us in mind for job and internships opportunities, and mentoring our students. Unfortunately, many

Employer Spotlight: Wells Fargo Bank National Segment Director of Wells Fargo Bank Patty Juarez discusses how Wells Fargo is adjusting their recruitment and still hiring!

April 9, 2020 by | Argyros School Career Center

Name: Patty Juarez Position: National Segment Director Company: Wells Fargo Bank Advice to students on how to adjust their job search in the time of COVID 19? At Wells Fargo we have changed our strategies to respond to COVID 19 by going more virtual. For instance, this situation has had a big impact on our

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