Today's Leaders Mentoring Tomorrow's Talent

Business Edge Program

Program Highlights

Professional success is rarely achieved alone. At some point in our career development, we all stand on the shoulders of giants. The Business Edge is a mentorship program sponsored by the College Board of Advisors (BOA) that ensures you develop essential professional skills and exposure to new opportunities.

A world-class education partnered with some of today’s most engaged business leaders will help you unlock your potential.

Our BOA Mentors commit to:

  • Providing personal support and imparting professional insights
  • Supporting established learning goals
  • Working to create a useful, honest, and confidential mentoring partnership with students
  • Helping the mentee explore, set, and develop career objectives

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for the Business Edge, students:

  • Will maintain a GPA of 2.5 or above to stay in the program
  • Must be enrolled at UofL and have a College of Business major
  • Are expected to communicate with their mentors and program staff monthly (Predetermined dates will be communicated with each participant at the beginning of the semester.)

Student Outcomes

Being a Business Edge mentee means access to our Board of Advisors—key leaders from the business world who serve as ambassadors and advocates for the College. These leaders will give you the real-world perspective you need to develop your professional career. It’s a one-of-kind experience that will give you an edge in your career path.

  • Develop professionalization skills needed in today’s workplace
  • Learn leadership skills that you can use every day
  • Experience guided networking opportunities with your mentor
  • Gain fresh insights into the day-to-day life of your chosen career

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Contact Us

Jerome Thomas, MA
Student Success Coach
Reinhardt Academic Center
College of Business, Room 024-O

jerome.thomas@louisville.edu

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