“The rewards made it worthwhile”

Copenhagen Business School

A 2019 EMBA graduate, Mila Varela Chouciño used to travel to Copenhagen Business School from her base in Brussels, but changed her commute when she switched positions mid-course. Here, she tells us about the impact the EMBA had on her career. “Late 2016, which is when I decided to send my application to CBS, seems… Read more »

Putting the MBA to work in the Advisory Board

The Copenhagen MBA Advisory Board

Kevin Krieger and his teammates were paired with an agricultural startup in the MBA Advisory Board, which proved to be both a challenge and a great learning opportunity. I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. With the university temporarily closed due to the Corona virus, we’ve transitioned to online instruction and meetings. It certainly comes… Read more »

What does crisis leadership look like?

crisis leadership

EMBA leadership professor Magnus Larsson reveals the different types of leadership – and which approach works best in a crisis. “In a time of crisis there is a lot of uncertainty and anxiety, and if you are a leader during a crisis there will be a lot of pressure to act decisively to alleviate that… Read more »

Me and My Leadership Mentors

me and my leadership mentors

The Leadership Discovery Process (LDP) is an amazing journey that runs throughout the Copenhagen MBA. The LDP will take you completely out of your comfort zone in so many different ways. As part of the LDP, you will be assigned to a group of four to five classmates and matched with two mentors. The mentors are CBS MBA alumni that… Read more »

Yes We Can: Managing Sustainable Corporations

managing corporations sustainably

The designations Managing Sustainable Corporations (MSC) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) seemed like foreign words to me before applying to the Copenhagen MBA, yet they turned out to be very exciting fields to explore. Three months into my MBA journey, new pieces of knowledge as well as new perspectives on CSR and sustainability are now firmly planted into… Read more »

“The benefits are already being seen”

EMBA at Copenhagen

For Susanne Lundby, VP of finance for PensionDanmark, the EMBA at Copenhagen Business School moved her from being a manager to a leader. Her final strategy project for the course was so effective that many of its findings are already being implemented by her employer. “The biggest game-changers for me were the leadership and change… Read more »