I recently had the opportunity to discuss the value of an INSEAD Executive MBA (EMBA) with Rebecca Fountain of PWN Global – an organisation committed to advancing gender-balanced leadership in business, and a smart network for professional development. INSEAD has been partnering for a number of years with PWN, and it is an organisation we stand behind with full support. We discussed a whole range of themes, but if you’d like to jump to specific questions below is quick list:
I was a decade into my career as a marketer and in the last couple of years, started to have a growing desire to further my studies, especially to deepen my knowledge in leadership development. I have always been keen to develop myself as a better leader, since this was never a subject of focus in school and yet we are often expected to shine the moment we are placed in a managerial position.
I encourage all women in the world to not give up on personal dreams.
Women need to have more faith in themselves!
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A lot is being said about how to be successful with your job search during uncertain times. However, I don’t see job search as some mystical creature that needs demystification. It’s a matter of common sense with a good dose of being clear about your career goals, being realistic, being committed and being in the right mindset. Being clear about your career goals.
Business schools teach ‘business as usual’ topics. This is understandable as they are the tools that we use the most on a day-to-day basis. Typical courses in strategy, finance, accounting, economics etc. study how things work in ‘normal’ conditions.
INSEAD's Career Development Centre for working professionals provides support and advice at every stage of your career. Find out what are the key development goals on your path to the top.
At INSEAD's Career Development Centre for Working Professionals, our team of career coaches partners with executive students along their individual career journey. Ultimately, our goal is to help you engineer not just greater success at work but also personal and professional fulfillment. Watch this video to find out more.
“Are the firms still hiring?” “Should I still look for a job or should I just take a break from job search?” If these questions have crossed your mind, you are not alone. Although hiring has slowed down, there is a general consensus among a number of professionals from different sectors that it has not completely stopped.