Category: MBA curriculum

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 »

Juggling an MBA with Life, Motherhood, and Everything Else

Combining MBA with motherhood

Sabina Voetmann combines MBA and motherhood. She has a lot on her plate, but she shares some tips and tricks for getting everything done. Juggling the Copenhagen MBA with motherhood and other general life commitments is quite a challenging task. The program is intense, there are a lot of reading assignments, deadlines to meet, exams and final… Read more »

What does crisis leadership look like?

what crisis leadership looks like

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, says Olafur Arnarsson. As part of the LDP, you will be assigned to a group of four to five classmates and matched with two mentors. The mentors… Read more »

“There is hope that this will be reasonably short-lived”

the global financial markets and the Corona virus

We asked Jesper Rangvid , the world-renowned Professor of Finance and EMBA Associate Dean here at Copenhagen Business School to give us his thoughts on the coronavirus crisis and its impact on the financial markets. Thankfully, he was not too pessimistic about the situation… While the coronavirus pandemic rages around the world, it’s bringing with… 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 »