Crisis is Temporary while Education Eternal. Experience of a Ukrainian MBA graduate successful entrepreneur

Alexey Afonin, a successful entrepreneur from Ukraine and graduate of MBA from IE in the crisis year shared his insights why he thinks education is important and especially today. Video interview quotes ¨According to researches of western experts, similar crisis in the past did not affect as much highly qualified professionals and especially people with an MBA.…

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Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship. Skill or Talent?

IE Ukraine steered the debate on the topic of Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship. Whether that is something that can be learnt or the talent we are born with. As well as whether entrepreneurship can be nurtured inside of big corporations and how. IE Alumni, students and candidates met in cosy informal atmosphere to debate. Tetyana Kretova,…

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Visit of IE University representative Elena Somoza to Kyiv

February 14, 2014 Elena Somoza – Associate Director of International Recruitment of IE University – presented IE University to Ukrainian graduates. Elena met counsellors, graduates and parents of two Kyiv international educational establishments – Pechersk School International and Kyiv International School. Though it was Valentine’s Day and schools were full of spirit of coming spring,…

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Storytelling in the digital age.Impressions from the European PR Congress and Umberto Pieraccioni’s presentation.

Looking back on this year’s European PR Congress, which is held annually in Kyiv, Ukraine, it is probably best to describe the event and what took place as a “getting back to basics” exercise. After spending so much time discussing proof points, collecting hard facts and segmenting audiences, we finally came back to a few…

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David Bach interview about master class in Kiev

David Bach – Dean of Programs of IE Business School recently held a master class “Creating Competitive Advantage Beyond the Market” in Kiev. The event was attended by 50 Ukrainians who actively participated in a Formula One case discussion and other issues related to the interaction among business, government and society. See the above video about the…

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