2019 EMBA Global Careers Report JOOMAG_191030-EMBA-Careers Report - Page 10

Accelerate your return on investment SALARY SNAPSHOT Payback period (years) against other schools 1.5 Oxford - Saïd 1.7 Navarra - IESE Hult 1.8 2.4 ESADE/Georgetown 2.5 California - Haas 2.6 IE Chicago - Booth 3.0 NYU - Stern 3.0 3.4 Pennsylvania - Smeal 3.7 Northwestern - Kellogg 4.1 BU – Questrom 6.0 Columbia STUDENT STORY More salary, skills, and stability Fadzai Marange British Senior Program Manager Right to Care Class of 2016 Fadzai used her EMBA to transition out of the NHS and into an NGO. She received a 60% salary uplift within two years of graduating and now leads efforts to halt the spread of infectious diseases around the world. What made you choose an EMBA? Scientists often end up in senior management roles, yet a lot of us lack the necessary skillset. I wanted to improve my management skills so that I could become a great leader. How did the EMBA help your career? Classes such as disruptive innovation, entrepreneurship, and global management really paved the way for me—not to mention the guidance and stability from mentors and coaches. 7 GLOBAL CAREERS REPORT 2019 “Since my EMBA, Iʼve been promoted twice and relocated once. I am now in a new geography and enjoy a better work-life balance. An unexpected benefit of the EMBA is that I also have a much keener understanding of personal finance and investing, and a diverse portfolio as a result.” Hector De La Garza Mexican Product Owner, Schlumberger Class of 2017