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You’re Not the Smartest Kid in Class, Enjoy it.

You’re Not the Smartest Kid in Class, Enjoy it.

by INSEAD on April 16th, 2019

I remember before coming to INSEAD one of the things I was wondering was “So exactly how smart are my classmates going to be? How will I compare to them? Will I feel like they are all geniuses and they… … Read More

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The Italian Train

The Italian Train

by INSEAD on April 15th, 2019

Here at INSEAD, everybody knows from day one the “Swiss Train” policy. That is, every class or event starts and finishes strictly on time, with no exceptions. Arriving late results in not being admitted to … Read More

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It’s not all chateaus and skiing…

It’s not all chateaus and skiing…

by INSEAD on April 8th, 2019

It’s March already! Us 19D’s are now exactly three months into our INSEAD year! It feels like the time has flown by, and yet we have already experienced so much it feels impossible that everything has been … Read More

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MBA student’s digital Top 10

MBA student’s digital Top 10

by INSEAD on March 29th, 2019

The INSEAD MBA is known for its intensity. It’s a year full of adventures and challenges on every level. Even in the digital world, students lead a very active lifestyle. Everyone has their own style of communication … Read More

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How to keep calm at INSEAD

How to keep calm at INSEAD

by INSEAD on March 28th, 2019

The journey at INSEAD is quite busy and you may find it difficult to keep calm sometimes. Between the assignments, the lectures, the classes, networking and the social events, how could INSEAD students find the time to … Read More

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The not-so-secret sauce for success

The not-so-secret sauce for success

by INSEAD on March 26th, 2019

Time at INSEAD travels on its own continuum – moving with immense slowness through a Friday 5pm class yet flashing through a P1 break. As we celebrated the last of our period one exams four days ago, I was … Read More

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With the finish line in sight

With the finish line in sight

by INSEAD on March 25th, 2019

Reflecting on my INSEAD experience so far on my last day in Kampala, Uganda, brings a fresh perspective on what was and what could have been. A lot has happened in the past 7 months, and as the recruitment drive… … Read More

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P1: Lessons Learned

P1: Lessons Learned

by INSEAD on March 22nd, 2019

I’m Alex, an American MBA student here at INSEAD’s Singapore campus. It’s been a wild ride since starting INSEAD, especially considering that only three months ago I was working at my nonprofit job. … Read More

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INSEAD life is INTENSE

INSEAD life is INTENSE

by INSEAD on March 21st, 2019

Before I started my MBA journey many people were telling me that INSEAD life is intense and that I will have no other options, but learn to prioritise and say “no” to certain events, travels and parties, because it … Read More

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Memories from my first period at INSEAD

Memories from my first period at INSEAD

by INSEAD on March 20th, 2019

I am now sitting on the plane from Munich back to Singapore after my extended long weekend between Period one and two. Thanks to the invitation of Microsoft Munich to an assessment center, I could pay a short visit … Read More

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