Learning by Coaching: Reminders from Big Red Microenterprise

by Crosby Fish (MBA ’17)
Crosby Fish (MBA ’17)
Realizing the value of curiosity and engaged listening.

Secrets, Grit and Execution

by Patrick Grumley, MBA ’17
Patrick Grumley, MBA ’17
How the SGE immersion prepared me for my internship as a strategy consultant

Should you consider Sustainable Global Enterprise if you want to go into Brand Management?

by Joseph Barber, MBA ‘17
Joseph Barber, MBA ‘17

Being a Brand Management Intern for the world’s biggest board game brand was the highlight of my professional experience so far, but how much did the SGE Immersion really help in contributing to a successful summer internship? 


Innovating for the Long Term: Sustainable Enterprise in NYC

by Crosby Fish, MBA ‘18
Crosby Fish, MBA ‘18

In early March, the entire Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE) Immersion 2017 cohort descended on New York City to visit seven very different organizations that are engaging with sustainability issues in a wide variety of ways.


Three Takeaways from the Cornell Business Impact Symposium

by Sara Johnson, MBA ‘18
Sara Johnson, MBA ‘18
After finishing the bulk of Johnson’s core curriculum, I was pleased to attend the Cornell Business Impact Symposium, co-hosted by the Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise, on March 25. I came to Johnson to transition from the non-profit sector, so anything with the words “Business Impact” in the title tends to get my attention. 

From the Northwest to New York: Following the Clean Energy Standard

by Geoff Johnson, MBA ’17 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow
Geoff Johnson, MBA ’17 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow

Geoff Johnson finds utility for utility-scale solar as New York's energy vision continues to reform.

Combining Passions in Pursuit of a Dream

by Ana Kalugina, MBA ’17, MPS ’17, Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow.
Ana Kalugina, MBA ’17, MPS ’17, Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow.

Every great journey begins with a step, and with enough of them, you can run a marathon. My hope is that the past two years will lead to an ever-fulfilling finish.

How to Make a Big Red Difference: Net Impact 2016

by Crosby Fish, MBA ’18
 Crosby Fish, MBA ’18
At Net Impact 2016, it was clear that the community of current and future business leaders proving the business case for sustainability is large, committed, and still growing, and the SGE community at Cornell seems well-prepped to be an integral part of it.

Untrashing News

by Mauricio Medaets, MBA ’17, MEng ’17
Mauricio Medaets, MBA ’17, MEng ’17
Putting organic waste in its place — laying the groundwork for a cleaner and more sustainable America

The SGE Immersion: A True Consulting Experience

by Brett Lester, MBA ’17
Brett Lester, MBA ’17
The Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE) Immersion allowed me the opportunity to interact with clients and support a market expansion problem, leaving me prepped for success for my internship with EY’s Strategy group.

Finding My Place in the World and the Courage to Pursue It

by Jackie Barrett, MBA ’17
Jackie Barrett, MBA ’17

Whether I was interviewing an executive or pulling retention data this summer, I knew from my Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE) Immersion experience that I had acquired all of the skills that I needed to succeed and in a role directly tied to the people of a company.


Why SGE?

by Jon Tang-Kong, MBA ’17
Jon Tang-Kong, MBA ’17
Why choose SGE? Jon Tang-Kong relates how his SGE Immersion experience gave him the necessary confidence and expertise to navigate tough problems and even tougher CEOs.

The Real World Impact of Lessons Learned in Business School

by Shiril Sunil Nikhar, MBA ’17 and BRM Coach
Shiril Sunil Nikhar, MBA ’17 and BRM Coach
What’s so great about organic Turkeys and herbology? Shiril Nikhar navigates perceived value, client engagement, and customer relations during her Big Red Microenterprise (BRM) experience with Rootwork Herbals Inc.


A World on Fire

by LauraWei, MBA '17
LauraWei, MBA '17
Johnson’s Social Impact Internship Fund allowed me to work for CultureMesh and put my passion into practice by helping to create a network for migrants— a world where no migrant needs to feel alone again.

Unveiling the Energy Sector through a Summer Internship

by Marcelo Oliveira de Paiva, MBA '17 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow
Marcelo Oliveira de Paiva, MBA '17 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow

During my internship on the trading floor of an energy company, I stumbled upon the concept of energy resource reliability and its importance to the energy sector.