Women in Business 2nd Edition: Munich!

After a very successful first edition in Moscow in March of last year, IE Business School hosted its second edition of “Women in business” events on January 27th 2011 at the Instituto Cervantes, Spanish cultural center, in Munich.  This event called “Women in Business: Seize your opportunities” was also a huge success, not only in…

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Paris, Paris, la cité de la lumière!

On Saturday 29th January, Kim and I participated in both the Access Masters and the Access Masters 1-2-1 fairs in Paris where we met some engaging candidates from Le Hexagon, Les regions de outre-mer such as Guadeloupe or La Martinique, and also further afield from Lebanon, Benin, Morocco, Russia, Mexico, Greece and Spain. Overall the…

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AIESEC sales & marketing workshop @ UCL 22.1.2011

On Saturday 25th January Professor Martin Boehm, Associate Dean for Master in Management, joined Accenture to participate in AIESEC´s Sales & Marketing Conference hosted by University College London. After the  morning presentations, the 60 attendees were split into groups and tasked with developing a marketing strategy to launch nappies in China…Interesting topic!  And very much like…

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First time in CIS

In October, I travelled to Baku to attend an Education Fair. It was my first time in Azerbaijan and my first time in a CIS country so I must admit I was quite excited! My first impression when coming out of the airport was that I was truly impressed by some of the buildings (old…

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Swiss IE Alumni celebrate Christmas

      IE alumni across Europe are already gathering to celebrate the holiday season. Last December 9th, the IE Geneva Alumni Association hosted a Christmas Dinner at the Swisshotel Metropol, which was opened to members of all top Business Schools alumni associations. Around 40 MBA alumni and their spouses enjoyed the lovely evening , which…

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Some of IE Portugal’s activities in the past month … or so

   Conference: Macro Economic Outlook for Portugal and Challenges for University Students, October 2010 “Economic crisis generates opportunity, and young graduates should take advantage of such opportunities, by becoming entrepreneurs for example” this was the message Eduardo Catroga, the Chairman of Sapec group and former Portuguese finance minister, given to young graduates present at the Conference*.…

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