A lot of women are looking to pursue an MBA. For this reason, during the month of August, IE Business School and Forté Foundation joined together to collaborate in developing two interesting webinars aimed at women (mainly in the US) looking to pursue an MBA program abroad. This activity was also part of worldwide IE Women’s Initiative (#IEWomen) to attract women…Details
Zambia’s Linda Kasonde recently won the IE University’s Epic Award for Women Inspiring Women. EPIC, an initiative launched by the IE Global Alumni Relations, aims to share the stories of its outstanding alumni across all IE schools (masters and undergraduate programs) to inspire the IE Community. Kasonde is the first woman to lead the Law…Details
“Women should have influence on changing the structure of the profession, making it more collaborative”. Martha Thorne is Dean of IE School of Architecture and Design and Executive Director of the prestigious annual architecture Pritzker Prize. ((This information is available in Spanish only)) Entrevista realizada por Martha C. Ramos Sosa para El sol de México. “Las mujeres deberían…Details
“This article was first published in Driving Innovation” http://drivinginnovation.ie.edu/women-mean-business/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social-PostOrganic&utm_content=women-in-business Equality and empowering all students are core concepts underpinning IE University’s innovative BBA degree IE University wants to play a leading role in making sure that the 21st century belongs equally to women and men, particularly in the world of business and entrepreneurship. It’s not just a case…Details
“I left my home to study abroad five years ago. During that time I have taken many important decisions as my parents have never imposed me anything. I joined the mentorship program because I first, wanted to familiarize myself with Spanish market and working environment; and second, hear the independent opinion of a person with…Details
We are excited to announce the launch of the new IE Women Scholarship & Mentoring Program. The program offers a unique combination of financial and mentoring support to female candidates in the 2017-2018 academic year for the following full time programs: International MBA, Master in Finance and Advanced Master in Finance, Master in Business Analytics and Big Data, Master in Cybersecurity,…Details
By Margarita Velásquez, Director of Strategic Relations at IE Business School. The success that women have achieved as executives, middle managers, and entrepreneurs provides an example for others to follow in the promotion of future generations. The recipe for tearing down barriers and fostering social and professional empowerment includes networking, working in networks, financial training,…Details
I FEMME – A project to help building schools for poor children in Asia – by IE staff and Alumnae Viet Ha Tran and Tetyana Kretova
“I FEMME” is an art photography project initiated by two IE Business School alumnae and currently employees, Tetyana Kretova (Executive MBA 2014) and Viet Ha Tran (Master in Marketing Management 2009). Inspired by empowering women and tremendously enthusiastic about developing talents, as well as driven by their passion for changing the world and a…Details
WRITTEN BY: Melissa Jun Rowley. Melissa Jun Rowley is a journalist, entrepreneur and activist focused on the intersection of storytelling, technology and social justice. As the founder and CEO of Humanise, Inc., she is developing The Toolbox, a data-driven humanitarian initiative created by musician Peter Gabriel. @MelissaRowley Article ‘What Silicon Valley can learn from Lebanon’s…Details
The European Central Bank helds its first (internal) event on Diversity and Inclusion: “United in Diversity” the 12 th and 13th of June 2017. The main objective of “United in Diversity” event was to raise awareness about the added-value of diversity and inclusion in general as well as about specific diversity facets such as gender, nationality,…Details
Wednesday , 14th June 2017 Maria de Molina, 11 17.00 – 20.00 Aula Magna In today’s marketplace, two paths are becoming more prominent in the career paths of women in the tech industry: the corporate track and the entrepreneurship track. The Women In Technology forum is aimed at providing insights and exposure to the…Details
“Technology, innovation and digitalisation must be seen as sources of income and not as costs to a business”
WRITTEN BY: Amber Wigmore Álvarez. Dr Amber Wigmore Álvarez is executive director of career services, IE Business School – Talent and Careers, Spain. You can follow her at @wigmorealvarez Article ‘Gamification – The future of graduate recruitment’ by Amber Wigmore Álvarez. 19 May 2017. Issue No:460 Link: http://www.universityworldnews.com/article.php?story=20170517001336741 A few years ago digital transformation stopped being an…Details
Mentoring Program Directors meet Mentors and Mentees by separate to monitor the good progress of the program.
Three hour Matching Workshop during which mentors and mentees learn to understand what Mentoring is and to operate the expectations of the project.