Entries tagged with ‘cicbusiness’

Gustavus Women in Leadership Boot Camp Prepares Students for Professional Life

Thirty-eight students recently took part in an intensive, three-day boot camp at business locations across the Twin Cities.

Gustavus Team Wins Deloitte Accounting Competition

A team of four Gustavus Adolphus College accounting students won a recent accounting competition between four liberal arts college teams. For the second year in a row, the Gusties placed first in the Deloitte Audit Case Competition, scoring higher than the teams from Bethel University, Luther College, and Concordia College.

$4 Million Gift to Create Two Endowed Faculty Positions at Gustavus

A year after closing the most successful fundraising campaign in the institution’s history with over $170 million in gifts and commitments, Gustavus announced today that a new $4 million gift will create two new endowed faculty positions in the Department of Economics and Management.

Career Development Office Launches New “Cluster” Model

Students can now receive tailored career guidance by choosing from one or more of seven career interest clusters, including a "still deciding" option.

Brady Kelley ’17 Takes Care of Business at Ryder Cup

When Kelley arrived for the first day of his internship this July, his supervisor shook his hand and told him to hustle over to get to work with the Ryder Cup’s corporate partnership team. For the next three months, Kelley would assist with the operation of 80 corporate hospitality tents at the international tournament.

Mentor Pair: Randy Lee ’84 and Jack Anderson ’16

Best advice from Lee ’84 to Anderson ’16: 1. You need to stay positive and optimistic in business. You need attitude and confidence and optimism as an entrepreneur. 2. With every major decision, imagine three different conclusions: Worst case scenario, best case scenario, and most likely. You will find a way to weigh the decision […]

Mentor Pair: Courtney West ’11 and Haley Coller ’16

Best advice from mentor Courtney West to mentee Haley Coller: 1) Take notes about what your manager does for you. Tell them how they have helped you grow. 2) At the end of the day, people will recognize top talent. It’s okay to tell them no for now. 3) Maintain your business relationships. Managers may […]

Where Minnesota Gusties Work

Healthcare, education, government, finance, big brands—we’re there. Gusties are everywhere. But we are in some places more than others. One of those places is Minnesota (obviously). Minnesota Gusties are working hard to make Minnesota’s economy one of the healthiest in the nation. As a state, Minnesota has more Fortune 500 companies per capita than any other, so […]

Courtney Harbeck ’16: Unexpected Turn Leads to Job at Consulting Firm Boom Lab

After initially thinking about dental school, Courtney Harbeck '16 took liberal arts classes that convinced her to study management. The change paid off, as the senior will begin a job at the consulting firm Boom Lab after graduation.

Haley Coller ’16: Relationships + Internships = Career

Haley Coller '16 has taken advantage of all that Gustavus has to offer. And when she graduates this spring, she’s ready to take on the world. The Bloomington, Minn. native will begin a career in asset management at Goldman Sachs in New York City.