Eight Key Networking Tips

Aug. 1, 2018

Increasingly, networking is taking place through social media, including LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. However, there is no better way to expand your circle than through face-to-face events such as professional meetings, seminars and parties. Follow the tips below to make the most of your in-person networking opportunities. Before the event...

How to Create a Professional Online Presence

Aug. 1, 2018

Facebook It is easy to create a professional page. Once created, set your personal page to private so your professional page is the first place found in searches. Several job search companies are working with Facebook and more are expected to leverage the customer base soon. Having a professional account...

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Summer Internship Spotlight: Samantha Cotlov at DanoneWave

July 31, 2018

I’m focusing my MBA on marketing , with an emphasis on the brand management side. I come from the advertising world and decided to pursue an MBA to help switch over from the agency side to the client side. MBA and undergrad interns volunteer day This summer, I’m working for...

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Summer Internship Spotlight: Cory Johnson at Seneca Capital Partners

July 31, 2018

Cory (center) and crew, and dogs Internship Information Company: Seneca Capital Partners Title: Analyst Location: RiNo neighborhood of Denver. The office is in a shared workspace called INDUSTRY . My responsibility is to analyze potential real estate acquisitions. Seneca Capital is a private equity firm that is investing in mobile...

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Summer Internship Spotlight: Will Dolenshek at Silverwest Hotels, LLC

July 31, 2018

I sought out the CU MBA program because of its fantastic Graduate Real Estate Center that offers a specialized real estate track for anyone looking to make a career in real estate investment and development. After my first year, the CU Real Estate Center has not disappointed – offering numerous...

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Summer Internship Spotlight: Nicole Esplin at Cisco

July 23, 2018

Cisco MBA Interns (Nicole second from right) visiting the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, CA In an interview with the prominent Indian publication YourStory , Cisco CMO Karen Walker said, “In work and life, learn how to delegate… And if someone offers help, sure as heck I’m going to...

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Summer Internship Spotlight: Kristina Krone at East West Partners

July 18, 2018

What are you specializing in for your MBA at CU? Real Estate What are you doing this summer? I am interning at East West Partners (EWP), a real estate development company with a focus on urban development in Denver, and resort development at various ski resorts, Kauai, and South Carolina...

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Summer Internship Spotlight: Carlos Pena at Avivar Capital

July 16, 2018

This summer I’m working as a Summer Associate at Avivar Capital , a Los Angeles-based SEC registered investment advisory firm focused on managing impact investment portfolios and developing impact-driven funds on behalf of clients. As an associate, I conduct financial analysis and research to help foundations and institutional investors effectively...


Summer Internship Spotlight Series: T-Mobile

July 11, 2018

Greetings from beautiful Seattle, Wa...well to be exact, beautiful Bellevue , Washington which is just a stone’s throw across Lake Washington from the Emerald City . In Colorado terms, it’s about the same distance from Louisville to Boulder. But we’ll get back to this later. My name is Scott Ibaraki...

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Graduation reflections

June 4, 2018

The class of 2018 graduated on May 10, 2018 in a two-hour ceremony attended by family, friends, and faculty. I asked several classmates to reflect upon the last two years: What were some of your favorite memories of your time in the Leeds MBA program? Steena : TNOs, Proms, and...