As a product leader at The Nielsen Company, Kalika Parnaik makes her voice heard. But she wasn’t so vocal when she first started in the Kelley School of Business Full-Time MBA Program. Kalika found that there’s no hiding in the Kelley MBA classroom—professors like Dean Idalene “Idie” Kesner sought out her perspective and encouraged her… Read more »
As CEO/President of Langham Logistics, Cathy Langham, BS’82, focuses on business development, fast-growth strategy and critical industry issues such as cargo security. Networking, she says, and feedback from peers is essential to success. “Really listen and be engaged,” says Langham. “The comments fellow networkers make could change your world.” Watch the video for Langham’s networking… Read more »
Marcia Dall, BS’84, is the CFO of Churchill Downs, the thoroughbred racetrack most famous for hosting the Kentucky Derby. Her hot tip for new college grads? Demonstrate your critical thinking skills. One-Minute Mentor: Marcia Dall from Kelley School of Business on Vimeo.
As a human resources (HR) business partner at Whirlpool, Lisa Fehsenfeld, MBA’15, consults on all things talent management. Her tip for acing an interview? Show the employer that you can think strategically. One Minute Mentor: Lisa Fehsenfeld from Kelley School of Business on Vimeo.
Use every resource and explore creative solutions. Crowe Horwath partner Kara Hoover, BS’98, says executing your passion often happens off the beaten path. Watch the video for more of Hoover’s career advice. Hoover oversees Crowe Horwath LLP’s Indianapolis Financial Services audit practice. She has 17 years of experience serving financial institutions with asset sizes ranging from $50 million… Read more »
The average person spends 90,000 hours at work over a lifetime. Quiznos Chief Marketing Officer Susan Lintonsmith, MBA’90, shares advice on making the most of that time in this video. Lintonsmith has more than 20 years of marketing and sales experience. Before her career at Quiznos, she served as Senior Vice President and CMO of… Read more »
One-Minute Mentor: Katie Beck from Kelley School of Business on Vimeo. Your career will have ups and downs. Watch the video to hear how Katie Beck, BS’09, gets through the challenges of running a nonprofit. Beck founded the Rich Coast Project, described as “a collaborative community experience involving both local residents and a team of international volunteers,… Read more »
Carolyn Goerner, clinical professor of management at the Kelley School of Business, was once told to “be more like a man” to get ahead in her career. Watch the video to find out if it worked (spoiler: it didn’t). One-Minute Mentor: Carolyn Goerner from Kelley School of Business on Vimeo.