Articles by INSEAD

  • The world famous DASH!

    The world famous DASH!

    by on March 28th, 2016

    Out of all of the INSEAD slang words, “DASH” was one of the terms I learnt way before I even applied. A friend who was studying at INSEAD was telling me about all these amazing things that were happening at… … Read More

  • Reflections: My first period at INSEAD

    Reflections: My first period at INSEAD

    by on March 23rd, 2016

    It has been 10 weeks since I started my MBA programme at INSEAD. A couple of folks have asked me how the journey has been so far and most times I find it hard to explain. I will take a… Continue Reading → Read More

  • Ski Trip to Chamonix

    Ski Trip to Chamonix

    by on March 22nd, 2016

    A vlog of my recent trip to Chamonix in France with my MBA friends from INSEAD! We spent 3 days skiing in Chamonix over the long weekend just before our first block of exams started. Very responsible of us, right?… … Read More

  • Discover Israel: Start-up Nation

    Discover Israel: Start-up Nation

    by on March 16th, 2016

    Israel is a remarkable, fascinating and controversial country, bursting with energy, innovation, attractions and interesting challenges. With (by far) the highest number of start-ups per capita of any country, and … Read More

  • Villa Vivanté (and other Fontainebleau accommodation tips)

    Villa Vivanté (and other Fontainebleau accommodation tips)

    by on February 10th, 2016

    Je suis arrivé à Fontainebleau! Actually, I arrived a little over a month ago, but my new life at INSEAD has flown by faster than a New York Minute. It’s only now that I have finally found a moment to stop… … Read More

  • Villa Vivanté (and other Fontainebleau accommodation tips)

    Villa Vivanté (and other Fontainebleau accommodation tips)

    by on February 10th, 2016

    Je suis arrivé à Fontainebleau! Actually, I arrived a little over a month ago, but my new life at INSEAD has flown by faster than a New York Minute. It’s only now that I have finally found a moment to stop and … Read More

  • Echoes of Islamic Finance in Piketty, Porter, and Lagarde

    Echoes of Islamic Finance in Piketty, Porter, and Lagarde

    by on February 4th, 2016

    For most people when hearing about Islamic finance for the first time, the new term usually begs the question, “What’s different about Islamic finance compared to regular finance?” I get asked this question quite … Read More

  • Echoes of Islamic Finance in Piketty, Porter, and Lagarde

    Echoes of Islamic Finance in Piketty, Porter, and Lagarde

    by on February 3rd, 2016

    For most people when hearing about Islamic finance for the first time, the new term usually begs the question, “What’s different about Islamic finance compared to regular finance?” I get asked this question quite … Read More

  • INSEAD: First Impressions of Fontainebleau

    INSEAD: First Impressions of Fontainebleau

    by on February 2nd, 2016

    When describing life at INSEAD, students and alumni often talk about the world-class courses and professors, the enriching extra-curricular activities, and the outstanding career services. After an exciting kick-off to … Read More

  • INSEAD: First Impressions of Fontainebleau

    INSEAD: First Impressions of Fontainebleau

    by on February 2nd, 2016

    When describing life at INSEAD, students and alumni often talk about the world-class courses and professors, the enriching extra-curricular activities, and the outstanding career services. After an exciting kick-off to … Read More

  • Start-up bootcamp: is it for you?

    Start-up bootcamp: is it for you?

    by on January 31st, 2016

    One of the first emails I received upon arriving on campus was for a weekend-long ‘start-up boot camp’. 7pm Friday night to 7pm Sunday night with strict instructions that there would be no free time for anything else … Read More

  • The INSEAD MBA Experience Arrives in Abu Dhabi!

    The INSEAD MBA Experience Arrives in Abu Dhabi!

    by on January 31st, 2016

    After 10 days of travelling through the relative wilderness of East Africa, my Etihad flight made a smooth landing at Abu Dhabi’s International Airport. My journey to a brand new continent had just ended, but another, … Read More

  • The INSEAD MBA Experience Arrives in Abu Dhabi!

    The INSEAD MBA Experience Arrives in Abu Dhabi!

    by on January 28th, 2016

    After 10 days of travelling through the relative wilderness of East Africa, my Etihad flight made a smooth landing at Abu Dhabi’s International Airport. My journey to a brand new continent had just ended, but another, … Read More

  • The INSEAD Menu

    The INSEAD Menu

    by on January 28th, 2016

    Ah INSEAD…. So unique that it’s hard to describe it to other people sometimes. The diversity, the pace, the combination of hard work and social life… but what makes INSEAD stand apart (and be the BEST MBA IN THE … Read More