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The Socratic Seminar

March 22, 2018

On March 15 the Women in Business club hosted a Socratic Seminar, led by alumni Julie Penner , Director of Techstars Boulder . Julie has a JD/MBA from the University of Colorado. What is a Socratic Seminar? Socratic Seminars are named their embodiment of Socrates’ believe in the power of... Read more »
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Digital Marketing and the Customer Experience

March 19, 2018

The Leeds Outdoor Industry Club brought in Steven Hubert , Director of Digital Product at Alterra, to discuss how he approaches UX (user experience) with the Alterra website and the launch of the new Ikon pass. Alterra Mountain Company is a community of 12 iconic year-round destinations, including the largest... Read more »
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Reblog - The Doyenne Project

March 14, 2018

MBA 2018 candidate Alicia Hines created her own blog called The Doyenne Project . She interviews powerhouse business women that she looks up to and shares this information with us—I highly recommend checking it out! What does “Doyenne” mean? A woman who is the most respected or prominent person in... Read more »
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Tendril's CEO & CFO on Workplace Culture

March 12, 2018

The Women in Business club hosted a discussion on C-Level decisions. We got to participate in a candid discussion with Tendril executives Adrian Tuck (CEO) and Amy Marmoleio (CFO) on managing workplace culture and gender dynamics. They shared challenges, stories, and ideas for creating an inclusive culture. Tendril delivers end-to-end... Read more »
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Leeds Women’s Council Afternoon Tea

March 9, 2018

We had the opportunity to network with an impressive group of women last Thursday, March 1 st at the Boulder Dushanbe Tea House. Our Women in Business club partnered with the Leeds Women’s Council to host an event bringing C-suite level women together with students for an afternoon of networking... Read more »
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Interdisciplinary Ethics Tech Competition

March 9, 2018

The first place team included second year MBA student Colette Crouse (3rd from left) On Saturday, February 10 th , 16 teams of University of Colorado graduate level students participated in a case competition that spanned multiple graduate level programs. The problem focused on ‘fake news’ and an online platform’s... Read more »
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Thursday Night Out Marketing Panel

March 8, 2018

Our Marketing Club partnered with the Alumni network to host a networking night in conjunction with our normal Thursday Night Out. We had over fifty attendees at FATE Brewery to learn more about current marketing trends. Our talented group of panelists included: Chris Deardorff, Leeds alum, CEO and Founder of... Read more »
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Marketing & O+N Brand Management Panel

Feb. 28, 2018

On February 13, the Marketing and Organics + Naturals clubs co-hosted a panel on Brand Management. Panelists included Jacqueline Claudia, Sylvia Tawse, and Paul Repetto. Jacqueline founded Love the Wild , a company dedicated to sustainable and responsible aquaculture. Based in Boulder, Love the Wild sources fish from highly regarded... Read more »
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South Denver Campus: Interview with Emily Bloedel

Feb. 27, 2018

I had the opportunity to interview Emily, an evening MBA student at the South Denver campus. Please tell me a little about your background: My undergraduate degree is in Japanese Language and Literature from CU Boulder (2009). From there, I went straight into law school at DU. I practiced law... Read more »
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Dual Degree — MBA and Theatre Masters (MBA/MA)

Feb. 19, 2018

What type of graduate program are you pursuing at CU? I am doing a dual degree Masters in Theatre and Business Administration aka MBA/MA. The theatre calls it the MA/MBA and the business school calls it the MBA/MA. What is the program schedule like? Other than pure insanity? It is... Read more »