Empowering Managers to Become Leaders

BNP Paribas is a French multinational bank and financial services company with global headquarters in Paris and is one of the largest banks in the world. Last Spring, CEMS students at the Nova School of Business and Economics had the unique opportunity to work with BNP Paribas to build upon their academic knowledge in a professional setting. For a company like BNP Paribas, it allowed them to benefit from a focused look at a business case by a multinational group of highly talented students.

Empowering managers by developing their leadership skills is a main concern in every company.

30 Sep 2016

IIM Calcutta: ‘CEMS student board meeting a great exposure for students’

Apart from taking stock of the situation around the globe and what happened last year, the board meeting also had a session with corporates from the city. The full article can be read in the Indian Express: http://indianexpress.com/article/education/cems-student-board-meeting-a-great-exposure-for-students-3056780/

30 Sep 2016

The Outlook of a Start-up in China

Tsinghua Unigroup is a leading IT company in China and joined CEMS global alliance as a corporate partner in May, 2016. To help CEMS students, both incoming and local, get better understanding of Chinese business environment, Tsinghua MiM office organized a company visit to Unigroup as a part of the block seminar. 

With great support from our new Corporate Partner, the company visit to Tsinghua Unigroup’s offices took place on the 6th September and was appreciated by all visiting students and faculties.

28 Sep 2016

Bringing Asia Into Focus

Last week 57 CEMS students from 28 different countries gathered at the beautiful campus of the National University of Singapore (NUS) to meet with 7 CEMS Corporate Partners on the topic of ‘Business Excellence in Asia’. 

Through a series of workshops, skills seminars, case competitions and networking sessions, students were exposed to cutting edge content delivered by the region’s corporate giants – ABB, BN

27 Sep 2016

CEMS Alumni of the Year 2016, September Candidate: Ina Maller

The CEMS Alumni of the Year is a joint campaign by the CAA in close collaboration with the CEMS Student Board, which gives the CEMS community the opportunity to learn about CEMS alumni on a monthly basis and vote for the favorite candidate as the CEMS Alumni of the Year.

Meet Ina Maller, who is the September candidate for the CEMS Alumni of the Year 2016 election. Ina graduated from CEMS in 2005 from Stockholm School of Economics with her exchange at HEC Paris.

21 Sep 2016

Art Gallery, October 13

Enjoy this special event at the modern art gallery of Scheublein + Bak at the nice Schloss Sihlberg in Zurich.
Some drinks and snacks will be served at the event. Registration required

One Year, Three Continents: New Crash Courses in Global Business

Learning another country’s business customs can take years of trial and error. Read about the rising trend in Global Business courses, including CEMS in the Wall Street Journal: http://www.wsj.com/articles/one-year-three-continents-new-crash-courses-in-global-business-1472720402

13 Sep 2016

Managing repatriated staff

After Brexit, many staff on assignment abroad may be returning to the UK. So, how do you help them fit back into the British workforce? Professor Marie-Therese Claes, leader of the CEMS Faculty Group on Global Leadership and Cross Cultural Management, gives her advice on repatriating “the forgotten workforce” to ILM, Edge. The full article can be viewed here: https://www.i-l-m.com/Insight/Edge/2016/August/The-forgotten-workforce-the-problem-of-repatriation

08 Sep 2016

CEMS Welcomes Gartner As A New Corporate Partner

Gartner is the world’s leading IT research and advisory company, delivering technology-related insight necessary for their clients to make the right decisions, every day. Founded in 1979, Gartner is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, USA, and has 7,600 associates, including more than 1,600 research analysts and consultants, and clients in 90 countries. We spoke with Sarah Ballard, who is a Campus Recruiter, EMEA at Gartner to learn more about this great partnership.

1/Could you briefly describe Gartner’s corporate culture?

08 Sep 2016