Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business


Quinlan’s mini-MBA certificate: the perfect resume booster

Tom Bell Profile
The challenge
Tom Bell was out of work and needed to jump start his job search.
Our solution
Bell enrolled in Quinlan’s mini-MBA program, a 10-week course that touches on all major aspects of business and provides individual assessments and executive coaching.
The result
A few months after completing the program, Bell was hired as the national account manager for a company that handles banking transactions.

What attracted you to Quinlan’s Executive Education program?

“I was unemployed at the time, and I used the mini-MBA to bolster my resume. I decided to think outside the box and start investing in myself—that’s what brought me to the Executive Education program.”

So did it help you find work?

“Absolutely. I found a new job a few months after I finished the program, and I would say the mini-MBA definitely helped me get hired. My new employer was very impressed that I took the program.”

What were your favorite parts about the mini-MBA?

“I really enjoyed getting to know everyone in my class. There were people from all different backgrounds and industries, everything from nonprofits to Fortune 500 companies. It was a wonderful cross-section of people. There really were some amazing people there.”

Why Quinlan (in 10 words or less)?

“A perfect balance between lecture and class participation.”

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