MBA Blog

Being in Boulder: Where to Eat? An On-Going Series

Dec. 4, 2018

Just a short, two minute walk from the Koelbel Building (home of the Leeds School of Business) is the Center for Community, or C4C for short. Aside from various student resources, offices and conference rooms inside, there are several options to choose from including the WeatherTech Cafe (for sandwiches, salads,...

Shivani MBA Student Profile

Second Year MBA Student Spotlight on Time Management with Shivani Bhatt

Dec. 4, 2018

Please give us a brief background of yourself and what you’re hoping to do with your Leeds MBA . My background is in Digital Marketing - most recently, I worked at S&P Global . I came back to school to improve my quant skills, grow my network, and to be...

CURE Farm MBA Blog

In the Club: Cure Organic Farm Trek

Dec. 4, 2018

On a crisp fall afternoon, the Organics and Naturals Club took a 15 minute ride from Koelbel to tour Cure Organic Farm , a commercial family farm growing over 100 varieties of vegetables, herbs and flowers on just 15 acres of land in east Boulder (what?!). We were fortunate enough...

Net Impact Leeds MBA

In the Club: Net Impact Conference

Nov. 5, 2018

This past weekend, members of the CU Net Impact Chapter traveled to Phoenix, AZ, for the 2018 Net Impact Conference . The team had a great time listening to inspirational stories from keynote speakers and learning about how different businesses are incorporating sustainability practices into their everyday operations. In addition...

Thursday Night Out International Potluck

Thursday Night Out: International Potluck

Nov. 4, 2018

What’s better than a Thursday Night Out? A Thursday Night In...a house eating delicious food with your classmates! Taking advantage of our cohort’s diversity , we planned a special Thursday evening potluck, where everyone and anyone was encouraged to bring a dish or drink to share with all. The diversity...

Alex Gulsby

A Day in the Life of a 1st Year MBA

Oct. 18, 2018

Hi, I’m Alex Gulsby, a first-year MBA student focusing on Entrepreneurship and Marketing . Before beginning my journey here at CU, I worked as a freelance writer in the Outdoor Industry. I studied Communication at Texas A&M University and launched my brand, Wander Writings , shortly after graduating. I landed...

In the Club: Leeds MBA Veterans Club

In the Club: Leeds MBA Veterans Club

Oct. 17, 2018

As I walked into the Veterans Club kickoff meeting, a strong sense of camaraderie along with the smell of pizza hit me in the face. A pretty good combination in my book. Led by 2nd year MBA and Army Veteran, Brandon Schaefer , along with Vice Presidents, Nick Campion and...

Women in the MBA program

In the Club: Women in Business Club

Oct. 15, 2018

For my first year in the MBA program, the Women in Business Club was one of the most influential clubs I participated in all year. I met countless women at these events and learned from their business experience and their advice. Some of them became my mentors and their advice...

Kirsten Suddath at Flytedesk

Alumna Spotlight: Kirsten Suddath (´16) MBA

Oct. 8, 2018

3 coworkers - left to right: Kit Summers, Operations Analyst, Kirsten Suddath, VP of Finance & Operations, Alex Kronman, Founder & CEO Current Job: Vice President of Finance & Operations at Flytedesk Recent MBA graduate, Kirsten Suddath (´16) shared a few insights about how her education at the Leeds School...

MBA Entrance Exams

MBA Entrance Exams & Admissions

Sept. 28, 2018

To get into an MBA program, you’ll most likely have to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or the Graduate Record Examination ( GRE ) test and submit your test results to the schools at which you’re applying. These tests are important because they provide an indication of your...