January 23, 2022
MIB alumna applies business analytics skills to earn DoorDash promotion
Preksha Jain began working for DoorDash in 2019 as their merchant strategy & operations manager. Thanks to her experience in the Master of International Business, she was promoted in February 2021 to the new verticals manager.
The Moore School’s reputation attracted the New Delhi, India native to attend for her graduate studies.
“The analytical problem-solving skills that I acquired in the Master of International Business has really helped me to excel at DoorDash,” she said. “I am able to identify problems easily and early by parsing through data using SQL, Tableau [and other business analytics software]. The ability to analyze data has also enhanced my decision-making skills.”
Read the full story on the Darla Moore School of Business website.
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