The mission of the Carlson Ventures Enterprise (CVE) is to provide students with a unique educational experience while supporting client sponsors with strategic advice. Through a combination of coursework and real-world experience, Ventures associates learn to:
- Understand customer needs and compelling market factors
- Collaborate creatively to develop and test innovative solutions
- Present well thought out recommendations and next steps
Our goal is to provide critical thinking and doing skills necessary for a career in entrepreneurship, social enterprise, business development, venture capital, or corporate strategy.
Our students come from diverse career and educational backgrounds and share a tolerance ambiguity and a passion for creative problem solving.
Carlson Ventures Enterprise is the right choice for students interested in learning and practicing entrepreneurial frameworks, tools and mindsets for application in a broad set of contexts.