The Importance of Relationships: Advice to students starting their internships

by Venus Yam, MBA '16
Venus Yam, MBA '16

Cultivating relationships is critical to workplace success, not only does it make work more enjoyable, but also makes it get done more quickly.

A Smooth Transition from the SGE Immersion to Ceres

by Georgia Maloney, MBA ‘16
Georgia Maloney, MBA ‘16

How the SGE Immersion and Cornell MBA core curriculum provided the foundation for a successful internship assessing corporate sustainability practices.

One Week in Bangkok

by Jeremy Kuhre, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Jeremy Kuhre, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
The 2016 Mai Bangkok Business Challenge.

Shades of Grey: Exploring the Intersection of the Public and Private Sectors

by Aidan Renaghan, MBA ’17 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow
Aidan Renaghan, MBA ’17 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow
The SGE immersion trek was an informative and inspiring experience in meeting people working on the front lines to create a more sustainable future.

A Sustainability Conversation about the Green Bond Market

by By Michael Aiyetan, MBA ’16 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow
By Michael Aiyetan, MBA ’16 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow

A conversation about green bonds underscored the need for defining and setting general standards for the green bond market.  

Sustainable Global Enterprise – An Experience in Combining Perspectives

by Sheffin Joseph, MRP ‘15
Sheffin Joseph, MRP ‘15

Stepping out of my comfort zone and immersing myself in a different field of study.

Cornell MBA Perspective: Sustainable Global Enterprise Trek

by Alexa Ing Stern, MBA '17
Alexa Ing Stern, MBA '17

The Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE) club does a whirlwind tour of iconic "sustainability" companies in the Northeast during winter break. 

 

Socially Responsible Investing Goes Mainstream

by Thomas Bishop, MBA ’16 and Environmental Finance & Impact Investing Fellow
Thomas Bishop, MBA ’16 and Environmental Finance & Impact Investing Fellow

The Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE) Immersion and its career trek to Washington, DC were instrumental in making a career transition to social impact and finance and landing an internship with Calvert.

Highlights from the SGE Immersion

by Becky Gitonga, MPS '15
Becky Gitonga, MPS '15

The Sustainable Global Enterprise Immersion was deeply relevant and a remarkable highlight of my graduate year.

Tasting the Future: Student club visits local cidery

by Brian Liberatore, MBA ‘16
Brian Liberatore, MBA ‘16

SGE Club members visited Bellwether Cidery in Trumansburg in October to talk with the producers, enjoy a fall day, and sample the product. 

Taking the Camping Experience to the Next Level

by Erin Popelka, MBA ‘16
Erin Popelka, MBA ‘16

Sustainable Global Enterprise club members were treated to the hospitality that glamorous camping has to offer.

How skills that I thought I would never use became essential during my internship

by Claudio V. C. Macedo, MBA ‘16
Claudio V. C. Macedo, MBA ‘16

Have you ever had the feeling that you are studying something that you will never need to use? After working for seven years in real estate in Brazil and transitioning to a summer internship in the petrochemical industry in Houston, I realized the importance of all types of learning.

Capitalizing “8 Minute Energy”

by Mei Poon, MBA ‘16 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow Candidate
Mei Poon, MBA ‘16 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow Candidate

Mei Poon shares her experience working at a startup within a multinational organization.  

How to Draw an Owl

by Ace Stryker, MBA ‘16
Ace Stryker, MBA ‘16

Applying in-class MBA frameworks to ambiguous business situations which result in meaningful recommendations can be much like drawing an owl.

Reviving the Age-Old Life Insurance Industry

by Schuyler Woods, MBA ‘16
Schuyler Woods, MBA ‘16
An investor by training, Schuyler Woods steps outside of her comfort zone and into a general manager role at MetLife.