It is incredible how much has happened this year. As a recent grad and someone who is joining the labour force again, I wanted to share some reflections while answering the most popular question: why did I decide to do an MBA? Let’s summarise it into three reasons:
After INSEAD, I am no longer afraid of stepping into a foreign country.
ITK #5 - Career Changers You may be part of an organisation where you are already on your way to building a successful career, or you may be looking to progress your career in a new organisation. In episode #5, we discuss career changes, and whether you are internal-career or external-career focused, we encourage you to take this opportunity to reflect on your career trajectory. Our guests today
When a consultant from an Executive Search firm called to sound out my interest for a position they were working on, I didn't know it would turn out to be my next career move. I wasn't actively looking, as I was well protected by the company-sponsored INSEAD programme and generous employment terms. I did know that my learning curve was flattening out, which is not something I particularly enjoy.
“Will INSEAD’s MBA really help me in my career?” “What are my options after an MBA?”
Which Programme Suits You Best? Most people are familiar with full or part-time MBA programmes, but an often heard question is about the differences between an MBA and an Executive MBA programme. So, what exactly are the differences, advantages and disadvantages, and how do you know which programme would suit you best? This video and article contrasts the MBA and Executive MBA programme and highlights the curriculum, class profile, programme structure and admissions processes for both of them.
I want to be a value creator. It doesn’t matter to me whether it’s in the private or public sector. I'll go where I can make a difference.
The PLDP has been an eye-opener.
One day, I noticed that the most attractive people have one simple thing in common; they live their own life, not someone else’s life.
I’ve learnt how to work under time constraints – how to be more relaxed and efficient, rather than stressed, when the clock is ticking.