UVA Darden Podcasts
The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 20: A Discussion on Entrepreneurship with Sarita Soldz, Career Advisor: Executive MBA Students on Entrepreneurship

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 20: A Discussion on Entrepreneurship with Sarita Soldz, Career Advisor: Executive MBA Students on Entrepreneurship

March 16, 2018

In this episode, we continue our exploration of entrepreneurship in the executive formats with a conversation with Sarita Soldz about career resources for students seeking to start their own ventures. Topics include peer support for entrepreneurially-inclined students, Darden’s iLab, and career support strategies for both emergent and experienced entrepreneurs.

Research and Relevance, Episode 6: Declining Business Dynamism and Entrepreneurship in the U.S.: Behind the Numbers

Research and Relevance, Episode 6: Declining Business Dynamism and Entrepreneurship in the U.S.: Behind the Numbers

March 7, 2018

Why has the rate of U.S. entrepreneurship been on a steady decline for the past decade and what does it mean for the U.S. economy? Sean Carr, Ph.D., Executive Director of Darden’s Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation speaks with Prof. John Haltiwanger from the University of Maryland and the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), whose research has played a major role in our understanding the determinants of firm-level job creation, job destruction, firm dynamics and economic performance. He has published more than 100 academic articles and numerous books including Job Creation and Destruction (with Steven Davis and Scott Schuh, MIT Press).

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 19: An Interview with Craig Van Bremen, EMBA Class of 2018

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 19: An Interview with Craig Van Bremen, EMBA Class of 2018

March 6, 2018

In this episode, we continue our look at entrepreneurship in the executive formats with a conversation with Craig Van Bremen, an EMBA format student in our Class of 2018. We talk with Craig about a business he recently started, his experience in the iLab this past summer and how Darden has shaped him as both an entrepreneur and a business leader.