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  • Denver Startup Week: Be Story Driven

    Over the course of 5 days, over 1,200 Denver professionals and entrepreneurs attended Denver Startup Week presentations at the University of Colorado Denver Business School. As part of those presentations, the Business School hosted Michael Collins … [More]

  • Regional Business School Career Fair Sees Huge Turnout

    For one day, students from business schools from the Rocky Mountain region gathered to meet with employers from all over the United States. The Colorado Business School Career Fair saw students from Colorado State University, CU Boulder, CU Denver, … [More]

  • Molson Coors International CMO Speaks to Business School Students

    What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given? “Keep yourself uncomfortable. The beaten path is boring and slow. Do things that no one else is doing. It’s exciting. It’s fun.” At the University of Colorado Denver Business School, … [More]

  • What’s the Biggest Driver of Job Growth?

    Panel says sector is a powerhouse in U.S. economy, but often gets overlooked Like the middle child in a family, mid-sized businesses are the oft-overlooked sector of the economy. But middle market businesses—companies with annual revenues of $10 … [More]

  • CU Denver Business School’s MS in Taxation Perfect for Working Professional

    Taxes. "Everyone has to pay them and they're fairly complicated," said Eric Zinn, director of the Master of Science in Taxation degree program at University of Colorado Business School and owner of a private tax law practice. "The tax code is … [More]

Upcoming Events

Location: London UK Start Date: 9/21/2014 8:00 AM Comments: MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW

Location: BUSB 3007 Start Date: 9/24/2014 12:00 PM Comments: The Business School recognizes the need for students and graduates to be prepared academically, professionally, and personally. The competition for top jobs is significant, and how you present yourself in written and verbal interactions is paramount to your success.  ‘How you show’ is just as important as ‘what you know.’ We offer you an important career session to help polish your personal brand and get you prepared for a positive and successful job search. Job Search Boot Camp A fast-paced, 60-minute session to discuss the basics of resumes, LinkedIn profiles, career fairs, and professional etiquette.  You only need to attend one of these Boot Camp sessions. Seats are limited. RSVP: Please RSVP if you plan to attend: http://goo.gl/1t4lHO

Location: Punch Bowl Social, 65 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203 Start Date: 9/27/2014 1:00 PM Comments: This event is for 11-Month MBA Alumni only.   Please join us for our Annual 11-Month MBA Fall Event to be held this year at Punch Bowl Social! Come enjoy and reunite with classmates and former professors, meet other 11-Month MBA graduates and connect with current students. Enjoy food, non-alcoholic beverages, ping pong & billiards on the Mezzanine level complements of the 11-Month MBA Program. Compete in our first ping pong tournament. Bring spare change for Arcade games, skeeball and other games; enjoy other activities such as bowling, shuffleboard and darts to name a few at your own expense. Don't forget to let us know if you would like to compete in the first 11-Month MBA Ping Pong Tournament (prizes will be awarded to the top 3!).   Please RSVP by September 18th RSVP: Courtney FitzgeraldCourtney.Fitzgerald@ucdenver.edu303-315-8801

Location: BUSB 3000 Start Date: 9/30/2014 3:30 PM Comments: The Business School recognizes the need for students and graduates to be prepared academically, professionally, and personally. The competition for top jobs is significant, and how you present yourself in written and verbal interactions is paramount to your success.  ‘How you show’ is just as important as ‘what you know.’ We offer you an important career session to help polish your personal brand and get you prepared for a positive and successful job search. Job Search Boot Camp A fast-paced, 60-minute session to discuss the basics of resumes, LinkedIn profiles, career fairs, and professional etiquette.  You only need to attend one of these Boot Camp sessions. Seats are limited. RSVP: If you plan to attend please RSVP here: http://goo.gl/1t4lHO

Location: Laube Commons, 5th Floor Business School Building Start Date: 10/2/2014 5:30 PM Comments: Want to learn more about our graduate programs? Come to an information session and learn about the degrees we offer, the application process and degree requirements. Speak with representatives from the following areas: Directors from selected graduate degree programs, advising and admissions. RSVP: http://goo.gl/d0O2w4

Location: BUSB 2100 Start Date: 10/3/2014 1:00 PM Comments: Dr. Yoo is an Information Systems professor in the Fox School of Business at Temple University. By employing the contemporary evolutionary genetics methods, Dr. Yoo will analyze the evolution pattern of two digital artifacts. First, as an instance of digital artifacts, Dr. Yoo will explicate how the ecosystems of the WordPress develop and evolve over time. Second, as another instance of digital artifacts, Dr. Yoo will analyze Web mashups ecosystems and show the pattern of technology evolution both in terms of direction and pace of change. RSVP: http://goo.gl/xJJgqn

Location: BUSB 3007 Start Date: 10/8/2014 12:00 PM Comments: The Business School recognizes the need for students and graduates to be prepared academically, professionally, and personally. The competition for top jobs is significant, and how you present yourself in written and verbal interactions is paramount to your success.  ‘How you show’ is just as important as ‘what you know.’ We offer you an important career session to help polish your personal brand and get you prepared for a positive and successful job search. Job Search Boot Camp A fast-paced, 60-minute session to discuss the basics of resumes, LinkedIn profiles, career fairs, and professional etiquette.  You only need to attend one of these Boot Camp sessions. Seats are limited. RSVP: http://goo.gl/1t4lHO

Location: Four Seasons Hotel - Cottonwood Ballroom Start Date: 10/9/2014 5:00 PM Comments: More information to come

Location: BUSB 5th Floor Commons Start Date: 10/15/2014 5:30 PM Comments:

Don't miss this Mini Career Fair with Finance Business Leaders.Don't miss this opportunity to network with key Finance Business Leaders. Leading companies like Charles Schwab, Fidelity Investments, Great West Financial, Merrill Lynch, Oppenheimer Funds, TIAA-CREF, and T. Rowe Price are adding hundreds of employees in the Denver metro area in the next few years.

These companies are looking for undergraduates, graduates, and alumni to fill internships and full-time positions in accounting, computer science, customer service, finance, and information systems, marketing, and sales. This event is open to all CU Denver students and alumni including those from the Business School, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the College of Engineering and Applied Science.

Panelists

Jennifer Fedora, Vice President, Charles Schwab Brent Clark, Vice President, Retirement Investment Solutions, Fidelity Investments Kate Ives, SVP of Internal Audit, Oppenheimer Funds Molly Samson, Director, Participant Services Group, TIAA-CREF Elissa Washburn, Vice President, Retail Investment Services, T. Rowe Price Associates RSVP: http://goo.gl/Kxqnki

Location: BUSB 4500 Start Date: 10/21/2014 11:30 AM Comments: Find out about the Risk Management and Insurance programPanels of CU Denver Alums talking about their experiences at a Q&A session with a student audience. Meet potential employers, faculty and current RMI students. Learn about opportunities in the field. An aging workforce means that in the next ten years, more than 50 percent of Baby Boomers will retire, leaving companies with upper management positions to fill. This program was designed to give tomorrow's executives the first-hand experience and the preparation to take on the complex challenges facing the insurance and risk management industry. RSVP: http://goo.gl/anRdrm

Location: BUSB 1800 Start Date: 10/21/2014 12:00 PM Comments: Justin Gold is the founder of Justin’s, a natural foods company that produces organic and all-natural nut butters and peanut butter cups. With humble beginnings at the Boulder Farmers’ Market, he is now the CO-CEO of one of the country’s fastest growing natural product companies. Justin was recognized as the 2013 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. RSVP: http://goo.gl/TMGbpa

Location: St. Cajetan's on the Auraria Campus Start Date: 10/21/2014 5:30 PM Comments:

Join the University of Colorado Denver Business School, the Information Systems program, and the Information Systems Association for a panel discussion about how Information Technology can give business leaders major career advantages.

This event presents an opportunity for attendees to learn what executives from some of Denver's most successful companies are looking for and what they see as the future of business and IT. Hear how IT is an integral part of every aspect of business and what you can do to prepare yourself for your future.

This year's panelists are

 Mark Bell, Managing Director in Advisor Services Technology, Charles Schwab & Co Alan Cullop, Chief technology officer, DaVita Sherri Hammons, CTO, IQ Navigator  Albert Kendrick, CTO, First Bank Mary Anne Leach, CHCIO,  Sr. Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Children's Hospital Colorado Jerry Nixon, Microsoft Wendy Pobirk, VP Strategic Planning, Oracle Tim Rod, CISCO Solutions Lead, Alliance Team  Randy Weldon, Director of supply chain management in the IT department, Johns Manville

Attendees have a chance to win door prizes

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