International MBA – Exam Week Part II

 Richard Barnard current student of the International MBA program – Class of 2010 describes his experience during examweek in the second core period: We are midway through our second exam week of the International MBA programme and this period, Core 2, has flown by. Regarded as the busiest term and often the most testing in terms of time, team…

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IE’s business cases in EXPANSIÓN

Spanish newspaper Expansión will publish IE Business School’s best business cases every Tuesday for the next 10 weeks. These cases have been developed by IE Professors and include practical analysis tools. The first case in the series was published last Tuesday 3rd May. The case examines IBERIA and was created by Dr. Rosario Silva, Professor…

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IE Business School wins EFMD Case Competition

For the last 30 years EFMD has been organizing Case Writing Competitions with the aim to improve management education by developing new teaching materials and learning methodologies. This year IE Business School won the “Euro – Mediterranean Managerial Practices and Issues” category for the case “Novartis, Commercial Strategy for Success” written by professors Claire Bastien…

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IE Consulting Project with Unilever

During the International MBA program students have the opportunity to participate in several real consulting projects. The IE Consulting Project (IECP) is offered during the elective period and this April marked the conclusion of the April 2010 class’s IECP where 16 International MBA students presented their final projects to senior management at Unilever. This year…

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Spanish entrepreneurial situation

The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), which measures global entrepreneurial activity and in which 59 countries took part, announced in its latest report that Spain’s entrepreneurial activity has lightly decreased. This is owed to the slow recovery during 2010, the high destruction of employment, the difficulty  of accessing financing for entrepreneurs and the lack of specialized…

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