In the minds and experience of the four Middle Eastern graduates we spoke to recently, there is no doubt how an MBA from INSEAD not only rewards it's recipients but also has a significant positive impact on their immediate family and people they work with. This is what drove these four alumni to get together and promote the school to Palestinians, helping them through the application process and financial support where needed, to empower those with commercial capabilities and entrepreneurial resilience, and prepare them to succeed in the business world.
Nationality: Filipino Year Graduated: 2021 "I believe INSEAD is a wonderful holistic experience highly driven by a very important value: DIVERSITY. I am constantly evolving in ways that surprise me through the stories I hear and the connections I make in this community."
Venture capital firm White Star Capital recently invested $15million in Flash Coffee, a tech-enabled coffee chain in Southeast Asia. What brought these two companies together?
A few months ago, I had a level of stability that I was grateful for and ‘knew’ that it would remain so. I felt that I had a certain amount of agency over my life and career. My coaching and training work in Hong Kong (after our move from Mainland China) was not just showing a pulse: it looked as if it was on its way to thriving into a successful business. My first book had been published, and the next couple were written and ready as well. Anxiety, helplessness and worry
We are living in the midst of the deepest recession in human history. The International Monetary Fund expects a 3% decline in global GDP this year, the European Union’s economy will contract by 7.4% and perhaps most pessimistically, the International Labour Organisation expects an equivalent of 305 million full-time jobs to be have been lost by the end of June. In every direction, there is a new story of doom and gloom.
The class profiles offer a brief introduction to the participants of each class, showcasing their professional profiles and objectives for pursuing the GEMBA. Be inspired by browsing their stories!
The Executive Master in Finance (EMFin) is designed for experienced finance professionals looking to accelerate their careers by honing their leadership and management skills as well as deepening their knowledge of the sector. The programme is primarily taught in the Asia Campus in Singapore; a global and regional financial hub with a progressive financial market.
Fear of Missing Out - FOMO. Some of you might have heard about it, or even might have felt it before. It is somewhat of an invasive feeling of anxiety that others might be having more meaningful experiences. It tends to get people to become distracted from their inner desires to avoid the feeling of being different, or not part of a group or community. FOMO can happen in very simple ways.
Gabriella Matyas-Kollar, Executive Director, COO for Technology at Morgan Stanley, became a better leader after she met people from all over the world and all walks of life. Watch more videos
Nathalie Donne, Co-Founder and Partner at Shape N Link Consulting grew both personally and professionally at INSEAD. Watch more videos