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Powerful stories of the Meredith community going strong.

Gaining Powerful Skills and Knowledge – Celia Bettinsoli »

In search of a flexible, challenging opportunity to grow her skill set, Celia Bettinsoli, ’21, began the Meredith MBA with a specific goal in mind: to become a stronger leader. With a background in clinical laboratory science, she brought a unique perspective to the classroom.

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Discovering A New Career Path – Jackson Mathis »

Jackson Mathis, ’21, originally came to Meredith wanting to go down the project management route, but after completing an internship with a global software company, discovered a new career direction. With the help of professors and mentors within the MBA program, he transitioned to a position as a senior analyst.

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Jerry Neely

Finding Success Through Collaboration – Jerry Neely »

Jerry Neely, ’19, made the most of his MBA experience by connecting with faculty and other Meredith students, and by accepting invitations to engage with the program.

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MBA alumna Candance Goins in front of her laptop.

Finding a Quality MBA Program – Candance Goins »

Candance Goins, ’15, realized her career was becoming stagnant and knew she needed to make a change. She looked at several schools, but found Meredith best fit her needs.

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Advancing a Career in Business – Matthew Evans »

Matthew Evans, ’19, decided to pursue his MBA to gain the skills and knowledge he needed to advance his career.

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Christina Cowperthwait »

At Meredith, Christina Cowperthwait, ’19, ’20 (MBA) moved steadily toward her goal of one day owning her own business and earned her MBA as one of the initial students in the accelerated MBA program.

Sydney Spadaro

Sydney Spadaro »

Having completed her undergraduate degree, Sydney Spadaro, ’19, ’20 (MBA) continued her studies at Meredith through the accelerated MBA program.

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Becoming a Strong Leader – Whitney DesChamps Joyner »

Whitney DesChamps Joyner, ’19, MBA, gained the skills and knowledge to prepare for a career as a commercial banking recruiter.

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Jennifer Jones »

Jennifer Jones, ’04, ’11 (MBA), uses the leadership and management skills she gained at Meredith while working with her team members and clients as a Principal at Grant Thornton, one of the world’s leading international professional services firms.

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Adelie Salagnac »

At Meredith, Adelie Salagnac, ’19 MBA, gained confidence and experience she is carrying into a career in business.



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