COVID-19 is presenting the world with an unprecedented crisis. As surely as this is a health crisis, it can also turn into a crisis of ethics. An organization needs strong ethical leadership to make decisions quickly, decisively, and transparently to ensure long-term viability.
From Volkswagen to Wells Fargo to Theranos, there are no shortage of high-profile corporate ethics scandals in recent history. Read more
The business world is charting unseen territory. With the future business landscape likely altered forever, you’ll need to be the kind of leader that can adapt and thrive in crisis mode. Join us online to hear expert Business School alumni discuss the skills they developed after graduation that helped them succeed in life and business.
Grow your skills in:
> Becoming more adaptable, flexible, and resilient in trying times
> Lean project management: eliminating waste, reducing costs, and adding value
> Networking, relationship building, and making the right connections
> Harnessing creativity and innovation to tackle unique new challenges
> Emotional intelligence: effectively communicating, managing stress, and prioritizing empathy during a crisis
Can’t make it? Read more
All of us dream about what’s next in our careers, even if it’s simply escaping the trials of our current role. How do you know if you’re giving up something decent for something that – while it may have the potential to be better – also holds the possibility that it could be much worse? It’s not a decision to take lightly, so join us to walk through the essential questions that you need address before submitting your resignation. Read more
Ethics OnSite takes learning beyond the classroom — and to a whole new level. Successful applicants will spend time on-location exploring ethical challenges and opportunities from some of the nation’s leading organizations. Travel expenses will be paid by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the CU Denver Business School.
Dates and Locations:
Monday-Tuesday, March 9-10, 2020
Defense Contracting & Cybersecurity
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
The World Bank
Thursday, March 12, 2020
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
Have you heard about the surprise bestselling book Designing Your Life? Written by two Stanford professors, it distills the content from their popular “what should I do with my life” course.
If you’re lost about what’s next for you professionally, this free webinar will give you tools to address any career stagnation that’s weighing you down right now. Our own Maggie Graham (one of the first Designing Your Life Certified Coaches) will walk you through:
Techniques to address the scarcity of ideas (and its opposite: too many ideas)
An approach to moving from a career leap (which, while enticing, also holds significant risk) to a series of incremental steps
Methods for weaving accountability into your process