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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Pablo Martín de Holan and the Strategic innovation

On 25th March IE’s annual Global Alumni Forum 2011 took place in Lima. IE directors as well as important Latin American companies participated. One of the speakers, Pablo Martin de Holan, Director of IE’s Entrepreneurial Management Department, talked about “Strategic innovation: How to encourage innovative spirit in companies”. In an interview with Peruvian newspaper Gestión,…

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Prince of Wales visits IE Business School

Prince Charles is to visit IE Business School on April 1 in his capacity as President of Youth Business International (YBI). The private visit will include a meeting with Spanish entrepreneurs and business leaders to promote entrepreneurialism among young people. During his visit to Spain, The Prince of Wales will also be meeting IE’s young entrepreneurs…

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Stanford University visits IE Business School

Last week, on Tuesday, March 22nd; 30 top MBAs from Stanford University visited IE Business School to attend a networking event with some of ourInternational MBA students. The visit was organized as part of a trip to Spain during which they met with several personalities such as HRH the Prince of Asturias, Diego del Alcázar, Rodrigo Rato and Emilio Botin…

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Female entrepreneurs at IE Business School

For International Woman’s Day on the 8th of March, IE Business School hosted a conference focused on female entrepreneurs.  Distinguished business people and entrepreneurs, such as Juan José Güemes, president of IE’s International Center of Entrepreneurship and Diego Sánchez de León, partner at Accenture and responsible for talent and organization, participated in this event to…

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Admissions Tips: The Interview

1. Do your homework The IE interview is our chance to get to know you and to see if you are a good fit for our school and the program. In the interview we are look to see if candidates are aligned to our core values (entrepreneurship, innovation, social responsibility and diversity) and culture. For…

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