Category: MBA curriculum

A Survival Guide to the MBA Galaxy

mba survival guide

Olafur Arnarsson offers a glimpse into the day of a typical Copenhagen MBA student and shares his MBA survival guide. The first days of the Copenhagen MBA are intense, and you will spend a lot of energy taking it all in. How to survive this onslaught of new impressions, academic pressures and rigorous demands on… Read more »

NeuroLeadership: Knowing Oneself to Lead Better

neuroleadership

Neuroleadership, perched at the intersection of neuroscience and management, has much to offer future leaders by making behavior more predictable. Through the Leadership Discovery Process, the Copenhagen MBA class of 2020 gained insight in this interesting field, writes Prajakta Patil. Coming from an emerging market like India, when I decided to do my MBA it… Read more »

“I was keen to experience Scandinavian education”

scandinavian education

Mohammed Al Hassani lives and works in Oman as CCO of the Zubair Corporation. He believes his long-haul commute to Copenhagen to study for his EMBA is worth every second, and has already gained a fresh perspective on business thanks to the course’s international outlook. Usually people in Oman don’t go to Copenhagen to study…. Read more »

“I wanted to know about the business side of things”

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As an Icelandic supreme court attorney, Herdis Hallmarsdóttir played a key role in litigating one of the world’s biggest bankruptcies. But when she found breathing space in her schedule in 2018, she applied herself to an EMBA at CBS and is set to graduate in 2020. When we concluded negotiations between the Icelandic government and… Read more »

My favourite class

my favourite class

Nikhita Jayakumar, one of the happy Copenhagen MBAs that earned her stripes, robe and graduation hat earlier this month, reminisces about her favourite MBA class in this post. A roller coaster ride When I made the decision to attend a one-year MBA, I knew that I had signed up for an intense roller coaster ride…. Read more »

What makes the MBA meaningful? People.

what makes the mba meaningful

What makes the MBA year meaningful? The amazing people around you. The people in and around the programme are the recurring themes that make my MBA soundtrack meaningful. This held true at the beginning of my application process and it holds true today, as I head towards the end of my MBA journey. Then-student Wynne… Read more »