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…


Masterclass & Networking in Munich

  On November 25th, we shared a lovely evening in Munich with our IE professor Balvinder Singh Powar who gave us, current students, future candidates and also alumni a very interesting talk on “A Leadership Journey: From Moon Landing to Sub Orbital Commercial Space”.   During the session, Balvinder discussed his experience in the commercial…


Fall fairs

Just a taste of the fairs I attended this fall: great candidates, interesting conversations, meetings with alumni and last, but not least, lovely cities: Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Bucharest.

Looking forward to the next ones!

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…


Design thinking in Italy…plus fun!

Last week we held a Master Class in Milan titled “Design Thinking: Combining Design and Strategy in a Corporate and Entrepreneurial setting”. Today there is indeed no dichotomy between thinking and design in multinational corporations as well as in start-ups. The market isn’t asking for choices. It is asking for options. Some companies want only…