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Trading Spaces

How One Professor Went from Investing on Wall Street to Investing in the Classroom Arnold Miyamoto has experienced life at opposite ends of the spectrum. Immersed in Wall Street finance for nearly 30 years, he managed 450+ people at a time across the globe, working for the investment banking arms at Bank of America and Citi. […]

Homegrown Leader
Homegrown Leader

Jacob Winge is a true example of what it means to be a leader, and just like Winge, most students who choose to earn a degree aspire to become something more – to take charge and make an impact. Only in his mid-20s, he is more involved in community-wide efforts than most adults twice his […]

Knowing Then
Knowing Then What She Knows Now

Long before Martha “Dotty” Faul enrolled at Hodges University, she spent nearly 20 years building a career in law enforcement at both the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office and Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office. From working road patrol as a deputy sheriff to handling criminal investigations as a detective, Faul has seen and witnessed what many can […]

Pushing Through
Pushing Through the Limitations

Famed physicist and chemist Marie Curie once said, “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” Hodges University student Steffanny Golding is […]

Learning to Lead at Any Level
Learning to Lead at Any Level

Have you ever uttered the words, “There are just not enough hours in the day” when looking at your calendar? Each hour possesses a different task or obligation, and if you are lucky, a few hours are devoted to sleep. It would be easy to assume that as a husband, father, firefighter, paramedic and student, […]

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Embracing a Passion After All These Years

Dr. Dolores “Dee” Batiato loves the classroom, and her passion is to instruct, engage and encourage her students. As professor and program chair of management at Hodges University, she understands what it takes to turn students into management professionals and tells them, “It’s not going to be easy, but it will be worth it. If it […]

4 Ways an MBA Can Help Your Career
4 Ways an MBA Can Help You Advance Your Career

Historically, the path to career advancement has involved dedication and standout performance in a single organization. An employee’s willingness and ability to tackle new challenges seemed like enough. Now, however, most industries are so competitive that candidates seemingly need to do more and more to land the promotions and other career advancement opportunities they’re eager […]

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