More MBA students are now going into technology companies and startups because of the exciting opportunities to solve big problems and build the future. Through INSEAD's Career Development Centre, our MBAs get support in refining their "pitch" to employers to make their desired career switch possible. Beyond our CDC resources, INSEAD MBA students also benefit from the programme's rich entrepreneurship content, diverse population and intense 10-month structure.
Where will shocks to the global financial system come from in the next decade? How much should we worry about the US–China trade war? Massimo Massa, Rothschild Chaired Professor of Banking and Professor of Finance at INSEAD, gives his take on the biggest issues facing financial markets and why the sector must address swelling government debts.
The INSEAD alumni community is global and interconnected. You can ask any question and – even if you don`t get the answer right away – someone will know who to ask.
Technology has enabled people everywhere to do more with less effort, yet most people find themselves working just as much as ever – and it could be hurting them more than they know. Keeping busy may help you feel productive, or even accomplished, but idly occupying yourself has its costs. It can negatively impact your health, your relationships, and yes, even your work. While it might sound counterintuitive, there are benefits to doing nothing.
The Changing World Back in 2002, the cost of sequencing the complete human genome was US$100 million. Today that has dropped to US$1,000*. By the end of this decade, it is likely it could be done for the price of your morning coffee.
During this past summer I had the pleasure of interning with accelerateHER in London. The organisation spun out of Founders Forum a couple of years ago, in response to an increasing desire of the tech community to improve gender equality in the space.
Where you study your Master in Finance matters. We’re not just talking about the school; we’re talking about the city or country. Learn how an exposure to the thriving finance centre of Singapore can immerse you in richer ideas and help you build a network that can benefit your career.
Less than 10% of the world's money is traded as hard, physical cash. As we move into a digital cashless economy, what role will Fintech play in our lives? Find out more with this presentation by INSEAD.
Ever wonder what the INSEAD MBA Class Experience is like? Find out what our class in “Technology and Innovation Strategy” has to offer, with its primary focus on how technology changes the world and the innovation processes that make it happen.
Back in September 2017 I attended the World of Work: 2030 Conference at Henley Business School, University of Reading (you can find lots of takeaways from the conference by searching for the hashtag #WOW2030 in Twitter). Technology is clearly transforming the world of work. What do you need to know? Past success does not determine future success