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Cohort Learning
The importance of the cohort experience at Leeds

Jan. 19, 2018

The graduate programs at the Leeds School of Business organize each incoming group of students into cohorts. An academic cohort is a group of students working in the same education program who finish their degree together, which is beneficial for staff, faculty and students. As a top ranked business school... Read more »
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 »