Dogfight Elite, or how a hobby becomes a passion, a job and a startup // Dogfight Elite, o cómo un pasatiempo se convierte en una pasión y en una empresa

There are many posts on this blog and everywhere on the Internet talking about making dreams a reality. Some of them started as a hobby that you put a lot of passion into, and that you decided to make it a “real” job. That’s the case of Joaquin Grech Gomendio, IMBA alum of 2010 and…

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Are You All In?

Life is all about taking risks: “If you win, you will be happy, if you lose, you will be wise.” Now if someone asked you, “How are you handling everything at IE?” Could you reply, “I’m all in?” For any non-poker player out there, to be all in is when you bet all of your chips…

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The Flow of Management

There are certain people you meet in life that make you feel you could tell them anything. I call them “Divan People” because it’s as if there were an irresistible force pulling you towards them and causing you to talk as freely as if you were on a psychologist’s Couch. This is the case of Juan…

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September 2012 finishes core periods!

Students from the September 2012 intake are busy finishing their exams for their second period—and after Easter Break, they’ll come back for their third—and final—period, in which they will divide up into their specializations: International Business and Sales and Marketing in both English and Spanish, Digital Business in English, and our newest specialization, Financial Management…

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Congratulations to the IE team “CurIE”, first runner-ups of the Novartis Mastermind Challenge!

On behalf of the Career Management Center we would like to extend our warmest congratulation to the 3 students that have represented IE and were first runner-ups in the final round of the Novartis Mastermind Challenge that took place on February 22nd at the Novartis Spanish headquarters in Barcelona. The CurIE team represented IE’s diversity…

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Operations Management visits MRW

Master in Management students from Elena Revilla’s Operations and Supply Chain Management class visited a logistics park in Coslada, near Barajas airport in order to learn more about the business of MRW, Spain’s leading national and international express transport company. MRW employs over 10,000 people in over 1300 franchises and 64 logistical platforms, with operation…

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