Tess Smith

Get to know your career services staff: Tess Smith

Jan. 12, 2018

We’ll be doing a new series focusing on getting to know some of our Leeds faculty and staff. This week I had the opportunity to interview Tess Smith, our assistant director of graduate career management. Please tell us a little about your background: Right before I moved to Boulder I... Read more »
Paul Wood

Get to know your student services staff: Paul Wood

Jan. 12, 2018

This is the second post of a new series focusing on getting to know some of our Leeds faculty and staff. This week I had the opportunity to interview Paul Wood, our MBA student services program manager. Please tell us a little about your background: I attended the University of... Read more »
John Helmers

Networking in the new year - advice from John Helmers Sr. associate director, career development

Jan. 9, 2018

The holiday break is upon us which means MBA students are sleeping, relaxing, skiing, traveling, and maximizing this well-deserved hiatus between busy semesters. Once those itches are scratched, however, many enterprising students are using the long holiday break to nurture and grow their networks. Networking does not need to take... Read more »
MBA Blog

MBA students learn the art of the pitch

Jan. 5, 2018

In a unique professional development workshop, Leeds MBA students in Associate Professor Peter McGraw’s Marketing Management course recently learned how to harness techniques used by comedians, such as body language and vocal tone, to elevate their public speaking skills. Pitch Lab Co-founder Jay Mays and Daniel Reskin, a local comedian,... Read more »
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Etiquette Dinner

Dec. 5, 2017

We had the opportunity to spend Tuesday evening with Marie Hornback, owner of H.M.S. Protocol & Etiquette Training . Marie offered information, tips, and tricks teaching us basics of etiquette when dining formally in the context of a business dinner and attending a cocktail hour. Information ranged from how to... Read more »
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South Denver Evening MBA Interview

Dec. 5, 2017

I had the opportunity to interview Evening MBA Candidate, Nathan Goodman, to learn more about why he chose Leeds and learn what his experience has been like in the program. Previously, Nathan spent six years in the United States Army. He is a 2009 graduate of Colorado State University, and... Read more »
MBA Net Impact Trek

Net Impact Trek to Atlanta

Nov. 14, 2017

The Net Impact Club took a trip to Atlanta, Georgia to attend the Net Impact Conference . It was incredibly fun and informative! We promoted the Net Impact Case Competition , the premier MBA case competition focused on solving real world social and environmental business challenges. The Leeds School of... Read more »
MBA Blog

Marketing Club Fall Trek

Nov. 14, 2017

The Leeds MBA Marketing Club is one of the top resources available to students pursuing future careers in marketing. Some of the opportunities offered by the club include spring and fall treks to local businesses, speakers, lunch-and-learns, and a fall keynote event. New this year, the Marketing Match-Up is a... Read more »
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Multitasking in your MBA Program

Nov. 13, 2017

Juggling a full-time MBA program, family, social activities, and part-time jobs can be difficult. One way students can succeed is by mastering the art of multitasking. For example, one group of students in this fall’s Marketing Communications class strategically chose to partner with Boulder-based outdoor brand, Kelty. Part of the... Read more »
MBA Blog

Why Leeds? From your Class of 2019

Nov. 7, 2017

We had so much fun interviewing the class of 2018 we decided to do another video highlighting our first year full-time MBA students! Check out our video to learn more about specific reasons why our newest cohort chose Leeds , highlights of the MBA program , and our advice for... Read more »

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