Student’s passion for analytics leads her to Whirlpool — Zakia Barnes, 2017 MBA Candidate

As someone with a passion for analytics, Zakia Barnes, 2017 MBA candidate, found a natural fit with Simon. Even though she was skilled at using analytics to problem solve in her daily life, she knew that rounding out her skills with an MBA was key to adding value in her professional role.

Having completed her first year at Simon, Zakia feels right at home. She enjoys opportunities to learn from her classmates and is committed to producing high quality work — a characteristic she shares with her peers at Simon. This determination and dedication will serve her well as she embarks on the next step in her journey: A summer internship with the Global Leader Program at Whirlpool.


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