Articles by ESADE Business School

  • Interview with Innovation Lab Director, Lotta Hassi

    Interview with Innovation Lab Director, Lotta Hassi

    by on November 19th, 2014

    By Anna Bernadó & Nicholas Sayaan With Innovation Summit 2014 less than a day away, it’s time to really get into a design thinking mindset so we can get the most out of the speakers, networking, and mini case … Read More

  • Get ready to tackle innovation challenges with the Innovation Summit 2014

    Get ready to tackle innovation challenges with the Innovation Summit 2014

    by on November 11th, 2014

    By Anna Bernadó & Nicholas Sayaan The 2014 edition of the ESADE Innovation Summit is coming up on Thursday November the 20th at the Sant Cugat campus. MBA students from 1st and 2nd year will be challenged to find … Read More

  • ESADE Chinese-speaking students meet up for the first time

    ESADE Chinese-speaking students meet up for the first time

    by on October 27th, 2014

    ESADE’s Chinese-speaking community is growing every year, giving rise to a tight-knit group able to share experiences in Barcelona. As graduates accept positions all around the world, the network continues to be a key … Read More

  • HOPES&FEARS – MARIA NADAL DARGALLO

    HOPES&FEARS – MARIA NADAL DARGALLO

    by on October 20th, 2014

    By Maria Nadal Dargallo At 7am on a summer’s Monday, I am queuing up in front of a boarding gate. I am flying from my hometown of Barcelona back to my new home in London, where I have been working as an investment … Read More

  • Hands-on learning in the Full Time MBA

    Hands-on learning in the Full Time MBA

    by on June 27th, 2014

    There’s a lot to be said for being located on an international and innovative campus unlike any other, working shoulder–to–shoulder with more than 70 companies in our Open and Cross Innovation Centre, ESADE … Read More

  • The ESADE MBA Blog 2014-05-15 10:26:25

    The ESADE MBA Blog 2014-05-15 10:26:25

    by on May 15th, 2014

    Our MBA graduations are always a big event; families come from far and wide, we get all dressed up and our students prepare to say farewell to their classmates, with whom they have shared some of their most important … Read More

  • Un MBA, Dos Idiomas

    Un MBA, Dos Idiomas

    by on March 26th, 2014

    ¿Sabías que ahora puedes cursar nuestro MBA completamente en castellano?  Si siempre has soñado con dar este paso que te cambiará la vida por completo y te llevará al éxito, pero prefieres estudiar en tu lengua … Read More

  • The ESADE MBA Blog 2014-03-03 10:42:58

    The ESADE MBA Blog 2014-03-03 10:42:58

    by on March 3rd, 2014

    One of our very own MBA students, Ketevan Sidamonidze, from Georgia (seen here with the Georgian word for welcome on the ESADE MBA entrance wall), has recently appeared in Georgia’s Investor Magazine, talking of … Read More

  • Reaching the home stretch of the MBA

    Reaching the home stretch of the MBA

    by on October 10th, 2013

    “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin Thanks to the on flight film offering I ended my 2-month Hong Kong based placement with a quite symbolic way, as I … Read More

  • The Rolex MBA Regatta

    The Rolex MBA Regatta

    by on October 3rd, 2013

    Who’d have thought that an MBA would have the time or energy in their hectic schedules, burning the candle at both ends and training to take the business world by storm, to do anything but catch up on lost sleep. … Read More

  • Final week of the internship

    Final week of the internship

    by on August 25th, 2013

    Learning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back…(Chinese proverb) Tomorrow I’ll start the last week of my internship, which will involve presentations to Colleagues, several follow-up discussions … Read More

  • The almost 80-20 rule

    The almost 80-20 rule

    by on August 18th, 2013

    This week I reached the ¾ stage of my internship with some ambiguous feelings. From the personal perspective I am really looking forward to finally meeting my family, as being away from them for the most part of the … Read More

  • Generalist vs. Specialist

    Generalist vs. Specialist

    by on August 9th, 2013

    Dear All, Before I started to write my new post this morning I was reading news from all around the world (the fall of Eike Batista’s empire in Brazil, the postponement of the US-Russia bilateral summit, GSK switching … Read More

  • MBA and happiness

    MBA and happiness

    by on August 6th, 2013

    I remember an article with a somewhat similar title, written by Robert A. Prentice, which Aleix (Associate Director for Admissions) sent to those handful candidates – including myself – who attended ESADE’s … Read More