Due to the current economic situation around the world, some business schools are reviewing in which areas to focus the curriculum of their institutions, as well as, the integration of values in their programs. As explained in the article “Putting some soul into management” published in The Times of India, July, 2010; “the new model rests on three…Details
The use of social media has been growing around the globe and IE Business School is not the exception. IE Business School’s Facebook page has reached more than 5,000 fans! This new channel of communication is aimed at everyone wanting to transmit an idea or thought. Enrique Dans, Information Systems Professor at IE Business School,…Details
There are many reasons why someone decides to study an MBA, however, the common denominator is to have a unique experience in a well known business school that will help you reach your long term goals. “Finding a position in the real world that can fulfil your personal, professional and financial objectives is quite a…Details
Today’s business environment is seeing increasingly more companies incorporate non-market issues into their business strategies. Why has the non-market suddenly become so important? Dr. David Bach, Associate Dean of MBA programs and Professor of Strategy and Economic Environment answers this question.
Do you agree? How relevant do you think the Non-Market is?
August tends to be a quiet month in Spain in the business markets, and also for our International MBA students as they enjoy a couple of weeks break. However on August 4th, after months of blog and financial press rumors, Telefonica, a diversified Spanish telecommunications group providing fixed line and mobile services, announced the…Details
On November 2nd, 2010 we will be hosting the Opening Ceremony for the International MBA November 2010 intake at IE University Campus in Segovia. In 2007, IE Business School extended its education model to include new graduate and postgraduate programs, having acquired a historic university campus in Segovia, on the site of the Santa Cruz…Details
At IE Business School almost all of the classes employ the case method to drive the learning experience, also some professors frequently use other techniques, such as role-playing, multimedia applications, and online business simulations. IE classes are very dynamic, and are not abstract or focused on theory; instead students learn concepts, tools and theoretical foundations of management through…Details
David Cohn, USA, International MBA student, Class of November 2009 Why IE Business School? The combination of diversity, a 13 month program and the strength of the entrepreneurship program attracted me. Entrepreneurial Management 1 and 2 helped me to first understand what a life of entrepreneurship entailed – the risks, pitfalls, and potential rewards –…Details
GMAT announces the Next Generation of the GMAT exam to debut in June 2012. Those of you looking to apply to the International MBA 2011/2012 academic year will not be affected, as the change implementation requires a great deal of planning and preparation to ensure the question quality and impact are consistent and effective. The…Details
During this year’s Wharton Global Consulting Practicum, five International MBA students from IE Business School and five from The Wharton School, worked together in order to develop a strategic plan for a Spanish company looking to enter or consolidate in the US market. This year the companies in question were: ZINKIA (creator of the Pocoyó brand), INCOSA…Details