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Full Time MBA Posts

Embarking on my MBA in the midst of a global pandemic

An MBA in a pandemic

A few weeks ago, Deborah Levinson was social distancing in her small Wisconsin apartment, weathering out the pandemic. These days, she is social distancing with her Copenhagen MBA peers and looking forward to learning about sustainable business practices that she believes will help her navigate the challenges posed by our uncertain world. Starting my MBA… Read more »

The MBA finish line is in sight

Finishing the MBA

As Kevin Krieger works to finish the MBA, he writes that the experience has been exactly as challenging and rewarding as he had originally hoped. It’s hard to wrap my head around the fact that there are only about 50 days left until graduation. While there’s still plenty left to do (like the remainder of… Read more »

The Integrated Strategy Project: What I’ve learned so far

Copenhagen MBA virtual strategy project

The Integrated Strategy Project, or ISP for short, is an overarching group strategy project and hand-in where a team of four students solve a strategic issue in a real-world company. To do this, we apply all that we have learned during the Copenhagen MBA (relevant theories, concepts, models and tools) as well our leadership and… Read more »

Lifelong learning: My Best Advice

Lifelong learning with an MBA

(Some of our earlier graduates refer to the MBA as ‘my best advice’ . Why did you decide to do an MBA at this point in your career? Why is lifelong learning important, and what is the value of taking time out to reflect, learn, and ready yourself for new experiences?) A career in Denmark… Read more »

Setting successful HR crisis strategies (Webinar playback)

Successful HR crisis strategies

Dana Minbaeva, CBS Professor in Strategic and Global Human Resource Management, shared successful HR crisis strategies in a webinar hosted by the CBS MBA. “This pandemic is a human crisis, requiring detailed understanding of human capital and an outstanding action plan” This is not a financial crisis—it is a human crisis. To deal with a… Read more »