Day 23: Networking 101 with MSBA Founder, Ben Sturner

Alex Mise 2013 Leave a Comment

Connect with Alex on Twitter and Linkedin. Before starting my summer with the MSBA, the one skill I had already resolved to improve upon was my networking abilities. I’ve never been particularly good at juggling all sorts of contacts, staying in touch with people, or actively seeking out individuals I knew could help me get where I wanted to go. With all the …

Day 22: Inside Access to the National Lacrosse League

Adam Daroff 2013 Leave a Comment

Connect with Adam on Twitter and Linkedin. Although it feels like we just arrived, MSBA is now heading into its fourth week. The time has flown by but I have done as much networking in these three weeks as I’ve probably done in the last year. We have a very busy schedule in the program and that is allowing us to maximize our …

Day 21: In-Depth Look at the ‘360-Degree’ MSBA Experience

Daniel Kaplan 2013 Leave a Comment

Connect with Daniel on Twitter and Linkedin. Before entering MSBA this summer, I had a feeling the best part of the program would be the impressive line-up of guest speakers. We are three weeks in and that premonition has come true. The diversity of perspectives we have been exposed to from Rob Simmelkjaer, Erik Martin, Jonathan Blue, Carlos Fleming, the guys …

Day 20: Highlights from a Summer in NYC

Lindsay Newman 2013 Leave a Comment

Connect with Lindsay on Linkedin. This last week I was fortunate enough to have a fellow Tar Heel speak to the women of our MSBA program and hear Dr. Deborah Stroman, a Professor at the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill) in the Department of Sport and Exercise Science speak about what it means to be a woman in sports. She …