Welcome Prospective Students

Welcome prospective MBA students interested in learning more about career development services at Rice Business. We appreciate your interest and encourage you to explore the wealth of resources and information on this site. As a Rice MBA, you will gain access to a network of professionals working in diverse industries across the U.S. and the world. The Career Development Office is here to support students in their career journey so each student has the opportunity to realize their career and professional potential. A suite of career development services and programs are provided to students including career advising, career education workshops, networking events, employment outcomes reports, and employer engagement opportunities.

If you have additional questions about Rice Business, we encourage you to contact our Recruiting & Admissions Office.

3 Powerful Networks You May Not Know You Have

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Even at the best of times, it’s natural to feel unsure of yourself when it comes to networking. You may be thinking, “I’ve reached out to my friends and colleagues, contacted my network on LinkedIn…but now what?”

In the current …

By Rayna Anderson-Crier
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Networking While Remote | How Professionals of Color Can Stay Connected During the Pandemic

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You may have heard at least one of these sayings throughout the course of your career: “It isn’t what you know but who you know” and “Your network is your net worth.”

Ring any bells? Having access to the right …

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Diversity & Inclusion Resources

Diversity & Inclusion Resources

The Career Development Office is committed to not only embracing diversity but fostering the success of all students. In addition to personal advising appointments, the resources below are a starting point for members of our diverse community:

 General Diversity

The …

By Rayna Anderson-Crier
Rayna Anderson-Crier Associate Director, Career Education and Advising Rayna Anderson-Crier
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Venture Houston 2021- Pitch Competition

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The Houston venture and tech ecosystem is exploding and it’s time to get involved! Venture Houston 2021 is the premier virtual event for entrepreneurs and venture investors to plug into what is happening in Houston.

Taking place on February …

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How to Start a Successful Business: 17 Women Entrepreneurs Share Their Stories

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One thing we can all agree on is that female entrepreneurs don’t get enough press — even the successful ones.

So let’s take a step toward changing that.

Here’s a guest post from Mary Fernandez, a visibility strategist who helps entrepreneurs …

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