Brittany Frye

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Darden and Virginia Bio Host Annual Virginia Bioscience Reception

Posted on January 31, 2017 by Brittany Frye
In January Darden Executive Education traveled to the West Coast to take part in the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference. As the largest healthcare investment symposium in the industry, the conference attracts more than 450 private and public companies and over 9000 investors to the San Francisco Area.

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Topics: Washington, D.C., Events, Healthcare, Bioscience, Partnerships, San Francisco

Former Strategic Sales Management Participant Shares Insights

Posted on December 13, 2016 by Brittany Frye


Former participant in Darden's Washington, D.C. area course Strategic Sales Management, Jorge Bullemore, looks back on why he took this program and how he's incorporated what he learned into his roles in higher education and consulting.

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Topics: Washington, D.C., Sales Management, Student Spotlight, Sales

Darden Business Essentials Student Launches Travel Startup

Posted on December 5, 2016 by Brittany Frye

Have you been thinking about pursuing an MBA – or even launching your own startup – but worry you lack business essentials like marketing, accounting, finance and operations? Tara Cappel, former Darden Business Essentials student, was considering different career options a year ago when she registered for the program. Today she's the founder of a successful startup, For the Love of Travel (FTLO Travel), an organization that takes small groups of young professionals on uniquely curated group trips. Read below to learn more about her experience in Darden Business Essentials and her journey to launching her own company, including advice to other early career professionals considering pursuing a startup.

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Topics: Darden Business Essentials, Student Spotlight, Entrepreneurship, MBA

Darden Executive Education Jumps in Financial Times Rankings

Posted on May 26, 2016 by Brittany Frye
We are pleased to announce that — according to the Financial Times rankings for 2016 — Darden offers the overall fourth-best open-enrollment executive education program in the world and the second-best in North America, only behind Harvard Business School (No. 3).
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Topics: Darden News, Faculty, Rankings

Becoming Disruptors: Key Insights from Darden Executive Education

Posted on May 3, 2016 by Brittany Frye



We're excited to welcome you to Darden Executive Education's new blog, where you'll discover insights on executive development strategy, learn about our global partner organizations and get details on the latest EE news. 

To kick-off our blog, we're sharing a few key insights from our recent event in the Washington, D.C. area, Disruptors: Leading at the Speed of Change. On 11 April, Darden Executive Education and our top-ranked faculty hosted 50+ decision-makers to explore the culture and competencies required to become the disruptors — instead of the disrupted — in the wake of accelerating change driven by technology and globalization.


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Topics: Innovation, Disruption, Mindful Leadership, Leadership Presence, Big Data