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
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.
Last week, the IE Women in Business Club kicked off the first meeting in our new Lean In Circles series. If you have never heard of Lean In, it is a concept that was started by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook. It started as a book and has evolved into an international movement where women…Details
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…Details
Financial Times has ranked our International MBA program No. 8 in the world, No. 4 in Europe, and No. 1 in Spain, in its 2017 Ranking of MBA programs published this morning.
You can find more information on the ranking here: http://www.ie.edu/business-school/the-school/news-events/news/ie-business-school-international-mba-8-in-the-world-by-financial-times
Margarita Mayo (@margaritmayo; margaritamayo.com) has been shortlisted in Thinkers 50 2017. Mayo is a professor of leadership and organizational behaviour at IE Business School in Madrid. A Fulbright Alumni of Harvard University, her work has appeared in leading academic journals as well as international 8 media. A research award winner at the Center for Creative…Details
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…Details
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…Details
“Challenge yourself and keep looking for things that get you out of your comfort zone” was one of the recommendations that Valeria Dominguez, E-Commerce manager at Adolfo Dominguez, shared with the students at the IE Leadership Conference hosted by the Women in Business Club on November 3rd. T he executives shared their experiences on…Details