IE Alumni met in Amsterdam and Brussels

Netherlands Club On Friday, September 15th, the Netherlands IE Alumni club enjoyed a networking breakfast hosted by IE’s International Development department. The initiative meant to introduce the new leading team of the club in the Netherlands: Kirill Sheludko (Executive MBA 2015) Gwenn Réthoret (International MBA 2014) Alexander Van Toorn (International Executive MBA 2010) Federico Di…

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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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“Leadership in Untested Markets: from Moon landing to Sub-Orbital Commercial Space”

Professor Balvinder Powar will be holding a Master Class entitled: “Leadership in Untested Markets: from Moon landing to Sub-Orbital Commercial Space”  in Amsterdam and Brussels, respectively on the 12th and 13th March 2014.   For his Master Class, Professor Powar will touch on aspects of his core specialist areas to create an active, lively and fun session where various…

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IE Alumni Munich Stammtisch in December 2013

 Yay!!December saw us visit the Christmas market at Sendlinger Tor for our monthly IE alumni gathering in Munich. Under the rich Bavarian festive atmosphere, we gathered with quite a few alumni to have a little tour at the Christmas market. Enjoying a warm Glühwein and delicious traditional Christmas sausages, pickle rolls and gingerbreads, we felt…

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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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