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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Taking care of business: the impact of culture and gender on entrepreneurs’ blended value creation goals

We examine entrepreneurs’ economic, social, and environmental goals for value creation for their new ventures. Drawing on ethics of care and theories of societal post-materialism, we develop a set of hypotheses predicting patterns of value creation across gender and countries. Using a sample of 15,141 entrepreneurs in 48 countries from the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, we…

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Pilar Galeote appointed as the member of the Editing Board of the Direito Bancário e do Mercado de Capitais Journal of the Thomson Reuters Group

Pilar Galeote has been appointed as member of the Editing Board of the Direito Bancário e do Mercado de Capitais Journal of the Thomson Reuters Group, a leading Brazilian journal in the field of law and finance. She is also the Director of Jose Maria Cervello Chair of IE and the Deputy Director of the…

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IE Visible Fridays for Women

What Are Visible Fridays? Visible Fridays is a partnership between IE Office of Diversity and (IN)visible Talent, a start-up focused on professional development for women created to empower and help them realize their full power and potential.   Ana Herranz, Director of IE Alumni Career Services, noticed that women were more hesitant than men about negotiating…

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