Career Management

Haas Alumni Network

MBA Alumni — Tools and Resources

Because Berkeley MBA graduates are self-starters — and students always — the Haas School provides tools and resources to help you market yourself strategically and follow a career path that keeps you engaged and ever-striving for excellence.

Self-assessment

Increase your potential for success with Career Leader, an interactive online self-assessment instrument developed by the Harvard Business School. Use this tool to evaluate your interests, values, and abilities. Berkeley MBA alumni receive a discount.

Research

Vault.com is an online tool for industry blogs and company/industry guides, and Haas alumni receive an exclusive 15% discount for all products and services. email us for the coupon code.

Networking

Proactive networking is the most successful way to investigate new companies and career opportunities, gain access to people inside the organizations you're targeting, and get a new job that matches your skills and ambitions. The Haas School offers a number of forums for keeping in touch with peers who just might be a source of opportunity:


Networking Links

  • LinkedIn: Become a member of the "Haas/Berkeley Alumni" group of 16,000 Haas alumni and students.
  • @cal Alumni Directory: Search all 38,000 Haas alumni and students, and all 475,000 UC Berkeley alumni. Send email directly to 23,000 Haas alumni.
  • BlueSteps: An exclusive service of the Association of Executive Search Consultants, the worldwide association for retained executive search firms. Be Visible. Be Considered. Manage Your Career Today. All Haas School of Business students and alumni are entitled to a discount of 30%. Visit www.BlueSteps.com/Partners/HaasSchoolofBusiness.aspx for registration details to obtain this special offer.
  • LinkSV: Silicon Valley-specific networking site with 10,700 companies in their directory. Core information includes contact information of key management, outside board members, VCs, customers, and strategic partners.
  • Heidrick & Struggles Network: Proven C-level executives are invited to join the Heidrick & Struggles Chief Advisor Network as experts to serve as advisors and interim leaders to firms in need.