Author Archives: College of Business, Colorado State University

GSSE MBA Students Win Business Design Competition

Did you catch the news? Even Business Wire and Yahoo Finance picked up the story about how our GSSE students won $10k in a business design competition to figure out how to get millennials to save for healthcare and retirement. … Continue reading

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GSSE Venture Prepares to Scale Up Solar Business in Peru

12/21/16 – The Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise MBA program has been educating entrepreneurs since 2007 at Colorado State University. In our very first cohort, a team of students started PowerMundo, which continues distributing off-grid clean energy products in Peru. … Continue reading

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Alumni Spotlight: Get to Know Charitha from Cohort 4

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A Deep Dive into the Waste Problem in the Galapagos

10/3/16 – This blog post was written by students in the GSSE MBA who conducted field work in the Galapagos in regards to overconsumption, waste management, and environmental conservation. The Galápagos Islands have been globally recognized for their high levels … Continue reading

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Impact in Indonesia: Leveraging the Debt for Conservation program

9/30/16 – This post is the second by the team working on agroforestry initiatives in Indonesia this summer for the GSSE MBA field work. Their startup, Mama Bumi, is identifying opportunities in niche industries where they can have an impact. … Continue reading

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A Summer of Firsts: Alex’s Adventure in Africa

9/27/16 – GSSE MBA student Alex Anderson is on the team of students in the Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise MBA program who spent their summer conducting market research in Tanzania. This reflection is the 2nd post by this team – you … Continue reading

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Four Ways to Use Your Entrepreneurial Venture in your Job Search

9/12/16 – This guest post is written by Amanda White, a Career Counselor in our College of Business Career Management Center. Amanda works with our Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise MBA students, and she has brainstormed these creative ways to … Continue reading

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Celebrating 10 Years of the GSSE Family

Everywhere I go, I am proud to say that I am a member of the GSSE family. Over the past 10 cohorts, we have formed an alumni network of 165 people, representing more than 42 countries, and an incredible array … Continue reading

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Greetings from Rockwell Hall

Since our December newsletter, it’s been busy in the GSSE program.  I thought I’d use this space to answer a few questions that have come from our friends and alumni. Q1: I hear you have changed the venture process – … Continue reading

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Part 2: Home Health Care Adventures in San Francisco

7/21/16 – This post is part 2 in a series written by Shorouk, Nick, and Labeat as they search for opportunities to innovate in the antiquated, elderly home health care industry. Read their first post here. Innovation in San Francisco … Continue reading

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