IEU Entrepreneurship Evening Series : “The Role of Tech to Empower Women in Business”

The IE University presents the First event of the IEU Entrepreneurship Evening Series of the academic year!  This time a great speaker, Ingrid Vanderveldt, will talk about The Role of Tech to Empower Women in Business Worldwide. Ingrid currently sits on the 2nd United Nations Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council, is founding organizer of the GLASS Forum…

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Once more Forté Foundation & IE Business School unite for Women

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…

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Zambia’s Linda Kasonde wins IE University’s Epic Award for Women Inspiring Women

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…

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Architecture is not just for male architects: Thorne

“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…

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Female Talent Makes Headway in Leadership

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,…

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What Silicon Valley can learn from Lebanon’s women in tech

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…

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“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…

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