Career Development Director Jacqueline Wilbur hails MIT's B-school grads for their intelligence and quirky individuality
Jacqueline Wilbur has been the Director of MBA Career Development at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Sloan School of Management in Cambridge since May, 2000. She is a founding board member and past-president of the MBA Career Services Council, the leading professional association for MBA career services professionals.
Wilbur says the most important part of her job is preparing students to conduct an effective job search long after they earn the MBA. She recently spoke with BusinessWeek Online reporter Jeffrey Gangemi. Here are edited excerpts of their conversation: