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National Disability Independence Day

Honoring Our Community on National Disability Independence Day

Join us in celebrating the day that the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed and recognizing the substantial achievements of our Disabled community throughout history.

Nadine Tapia

Building a Legacy to Last a Lifetime: Alumna Nadine Tapia Shares Her Experiences in the BSM and MBAJ Programs

Upon earning a BSM degree at Graziadio, Nadine Tapia (BSM '19, MBA '20, MDR '20) extended her learnings within the MBAJ program in hopes of entering the world of entrepreneurship.

Roumann Pangilinan (MBA '22)

Dreams Do Come True: Roumann Pangilinan Elevates Career and Professional Development Resources to Land a Job at Nike

Utilizing the exclusive tools and resources available at the Graziadio Career and Professional Development department aided Roumann Pangilinan (MBA '22) to go after his life goals and pursue his passions.

Shiv Patel (MBA '19)

Lessons From a Woman Entrepreneur: How to Make Your Startup Stand Out in a Saturated Market

Working your way up the entrepreneurship ladder as a woman takes persistence and confidence – leave it up to Shiv Patel (MBA '19) to tell you how to reach the top, successfully.

Maria Odiamar Racho

Shifting Why Me? Into Why Not Me!: A BIPOC Woman Entrepreneur's Experience Entering Venture Capitalism

Investing in venture capital firms never crossed the mind of entrepreneur and alumna, Maria Racho (MSOD ‘12), until she was inspired to become an investor herself.

Pepperdine Graziadio

How to Win at Work in 2022

Steven Van Cohen (MSOD ‘11) shares his insights on the super strategy that will help your professional dreams come true.

Steven Van Cohen

Emphasizing “Connectability”: Alumnus Steven Van Cohen Influences Leadership in Workplace Cultures

Co-author of Collectable and Co-founder of LessLonely.com, Steven Van Cohen (MSOD ‘11) shares the journey that led to his entrepreneurial endeavors – addressing “connectability” at the forefront.


The New Leadership Discipline Required in the Age of Isolation

Loneliness is rampant in today's workforce. Here's why leaders are best suited to tackle the growing issue.


Learning Continues Post-Grad: Azmina Shamji-Kanji (MBA ‘93) Seeks New Paths for Valley CORF Based on E2B Recommendations

MBA students within the Pepperdine E2B™ program collaborated with a local rehabilitation facility, Valley CORF, led by Azmina to present actionable recommendations for expanding future business.


A Love Story that Began at Pepperdine Graziadio: Loy Oppus-Moe and Jeff Moe Share their Success in Marriage and Business

Attending Graziadio for an MBA degree was their initial intention. It only took one class to change their perspectives and fall in love for a lifetime to come.