Category: MBA curriculum

“I can see myself going back one day”

When Phil Hanson’s wife was offered a job that would take them from their home in the U.S. to Denmark, Phil wasted no time in signing up for a full time MBA with CBS – and secured a career-defining position in the process. When my wife accepted her promotion in 2014, it meant that she… Read more »

Marketing on MBA-level: The key to soaring success or doomed demise

Marketing on MBA level

As part of our Marketing course on MBA level, we engaged in a thrilling project that involved selecting a company and creating a marketing plan. This allowed us an opportunity to merge theory with actual work and was a chance to experiment with different ideas. Before embarking on my MBA at CBS, I worked for… Read more »

The Leadership Discovery Process: My inner leader evolves

Leadership discovery

One of the greatest gifts the Copenhagen MBA journey brings is the opportunity to reflect and challenge the assumptions I have made during my own professional experience, surrounded by committed and inspiring classmates. And that’s exactly what we do in leadership. Together, we are on a journey of leadership discovery, spotting our blind angles and… Read more »

Winter has come to Copenhagen: How to survive the dark season

Copenhagen winter

What does the Copenhagen winter look like? The Copenhagen winter is indeed long and dark, with temperature as low as -2°C and daytime as short as seven hours. One must learn to get along with the rain and the wind, and we have learned to count ourselves lucky if we see one sunny day per… Read more »

MBA career planning: Goals for the year ahead and beyond

Post-MBA career goals

As I embark on my MBA career planning and slowly refine my goals, I know that I will leave the program with a different perspective than when I arrived. With every new academic subject, I am reminded of my strengths and areas for growth, writes Deborah Levinson. The Copenhagen MBA is an intense time of… Read more »

Into the Future: Embracing Sustainable Business Practices

Sustainable business practices

The role of future business leaders will be a lot different from what it used to be. What made me, and most of my classmates, choose the Copenhagen MBA was its focus on sustainable business practices, writes Magda Michaliková. “Making peace with nature is the defining task of the 21st century. It must be the… Read more »