Shouldn’t I know what I want to be when I grow up by now?
Not really. But the first step is to stop waiting for your passion to arrive.
Ask anyone to help you figure out what you should do with your life and there’s a good chance they’ll ask, “Well, what’s your passion?” Turns out, most people (8/10) answer the passion question with either “I don’t know” or “Which one should I start with?”
the problem is the question. Read more
As an increasing number of apps ask for more and more of our
data, consumers have grown wary. Gone are the days of the default “public
profile” as more users demand privacy and control over their personal
The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the CU
Denver Business School hosted a panel event on October 25, 2019 with three
representatives from the Denver office of Strava, a hugely popular fitness tracking app,
to discuss the ethical considerations of wide-scale data collection from
Strava lets users record and share their fitness activities, from walking to hiking to cycling, and then analyzes the data to track just about any performance metric imaginable. Read more
Cyber threats can affect anyone. At the Business Leader with an Edge event, seasoned experts in cybersecurity spoke candidly with students about the threats we’re facing, ways to make a difference, and career opportunities in IT and cybersecurity.
Many leaders in cybersecurity are warning that the next world war will be waged in cyberspace. By 2021, ransomware is predicted to attack a business every 11 seconds, resulting in $20 billion a year in damages. Read more
The Distinguished Speaker Series in Business Analytics and Data Sciences, in partnership with Transamerica, presents leading business analytics professionals
Transamerica and the CU Denver Business School will continue the Distinguished Speaker Series through 2021, inviting top professionals to the Business School to speak on modern challenges and opportunities in business analytics and data science. Read more
An internship is the perfect launching pad into a new industry or career.
Because competition is stiff, you have to start early in order to make the best
first impression and stand out. The team
at the Business Career Connections (BCC) office had some great advice for
students, especially if you’re looking for an internship for the summer.
resume and LinkedIn profile in shape now
It’s important for them to both look great and really tell your story – not just what you’ve done, but about what you want to do. Read more
The New Directions in Commodities Research international symposium returned to the CU Denver Business School on August 12-13, 2019. Led by the J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities, the symposium brought more than 140 academic researchers and industry practitioners from around the world to discuss current challenges and advancements in commodities research.
These high-profile attendees included academics, policymakers and industry professionals from more than 50 companies representing 11 countries. Read more
On July 3, 2019, Dr. Jian Yang represented the CU Denver Business School’s J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities on a global stage. In Shanghai, China, the J.P. Morgan Center, Tongji University and the World Bank co-hosted the first-ever International Conference on Derivatives Market and Risk Management. It attracted more than 200 participants, including industry professionals and academic scholars, and generated a dozen news stories in both English and Chinese. Read more