A lifelong learner, Leigh Yates earned an MBA so she could take her business to the next level.

Baker MBA students earned the top spot in the MikesBikes interactive strategic management simulation. Students compete against other groups in their school's program and groups from other institutions across the globe.

Brothers relied on each other for motivation and support during Baker's MBA program. Both believe the degree will open doors to new opportunities.

Baker MBA trio found that the lessons they learned in the MikesBikes business simulation reinforced homework and reading assignments, which led to a top-five ranking.