Articles by INSEAD

INSEAD – A Home Away From Home

by INSEAD on December 5, 2018

They say, “Wherever you go, it becomes a part of you somehow”. And it couldn’t be truer for INSEAD, the business school for the world. [...]


by INSEAD on December 5, 2018

This morning when starting my computer, the desktop paper read, “Because people matter”. It made me think who matters to me? And, who do I [...]

The Most Valuable Thing I Learned At INSEAD Business School

by INSEAD on December 4, 2018

In one word, it is definitely COURAGE. It’s not really something you learn in a classroom, but rather acquire during the life-transforming year at INSEAD. [...]

The Power of Color

by INSEAD on December 2, 2018

Diversity, whether cultural, geographic or inter-generational is a fluid concept. For some people it remains a cost, for others, it is what makes life truly [...]

6 Surefire Ways to Know if a Portfolio Career is Right for You

by INSEAD on November 29, 2018

When I started this blog, I received lots of questions about what a portfolio career actually is. As I define it, a portfolio career is [...]

Men-ority report: INSEAD’s Women in Business Conference

by INSEAD on November 27, 2018

INSEAD is a place packed with opportunities to learn. Every week, there are presentations, panels and workshops organized by the different Clubs and the Career [...]

How to not plan for INSEAD

by INSEAD on November 25, 2018

Fairly early at INSEAD, I realised that B-school is like entering a secret place – Gondolin of sorts – that presents a world of choices [...]

P1 Rundown

by INSEAD on November 21, 2018

Immediately after getting accepted, whatsapp / telegram groups for the class of July 2019 (19J) were up and holy guacamole: the group has been buzzing! [...]

Notes and Lessons Learnt from the Wharton Exchange

by INSEAD on November 21, 2018

As I write this up on a Cathay Airlines flight to Hong Kong, two days into P5 and catching up with all my colleagues on [...]

What Should I Do If I Want An MBA?

by INSEAD on November 20, 2018

Here is the game-plan to get an MBA and some key points that you might want to consider. I will not go into philosophical questions [...]

First Impressions & Some Advice

by INSEAD on November 16, 2018

How is it possible for the time to fly by this fast?! This is honestly the question that every single INSEAD student is asking themselves. [...]

How to Make the Most of Your INSEAD Experience?

by INSEAD on November 14, 2018

It was just last week that it dawned upon me that P1, the first out of the 5 INSEAD semesters was already over! And when [...]

The INSEAD Experience – A New Angle on Diversity

by INSEAD on November 13, 2018

I started out my career as a Telecommunications Engineer, resulting in a pre-INSEAD career that culminated in me having worked on 3 continents in over [...]

When Clarity Tastes Like Water

by INSEAD on November 12, 2018

Two months have never flown by faster. INSEAD is many things to different people, but I doubt many who have gone through this process would [...]