Oct 192016
 
Eada and HHL start 5th Global Executive MBA intake

On Sunday, October 2, EADA and HHL celebrated the intake of the fifth batch of the Global Executive MBA program. The 15 new students represent the most diverse class ever, coming from North & South America, Europe, Middle East and Asia. For the first time, Eada and HHL are also welcoming students from Iran, Afghanistan or […]

Oct 112016
 
International MBA alumnus Paulo Gomes shares his experience working to integrate people with autism into the labour force

Since 1988, the Fundació Crèdit Andorrà has granted 192 scholarships to young people looking to study a postgraduate degree abroad (master, doctorate and post-doctorate). One of last year’s recipients was Paulo Ricardo Gomes da Costa, a psychologist with a Master in Infant and Adolescent Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology from the Universitat de Barcelona. Paulo was […]

Oct 062016
 
The opening presentations of the 2016-17 International Masters were held at four Barcelona landmarks

In line with EADA’s goal to encourage networking and connecting students to local and international business, our International Master participants started out the year with opening presentations that took place in landmark companies spread across Barcelona. The presentation of the finance programmes (International Master in Finance, International Master in Accounting and Financial Management the Master Internacional en […]

Oct 062016
 
EADA takes part in the Festival of Marketing 2016 in London

More than 50 participants from the international Master in Marketing will attend the world-renowned Festival of Marketing From October 5 to 6, a total of 56 participants from EADA’s International Master in Marketing will attend the most prestigious marketing event in the U.K. and one of the most important in the world, The Festival of […]

Oct 052016
 
International MBA alumna Carmen Wang shares her ‘transformative’ experience at EADA

Carmen Wang, recent graduate of the International MBA, shares her experience at EADA and at partner school Pepperdine University. Barcelona was an amazing backdrop to the MBA; it is an amazing city to live in, with beach, sunshine, Gaudi’s architecture, music, passion and art. The city made my MBA experience an amazing life experience as […]

Aug 302016
 
Skeeled: my experience on working in a start-up during the MiM

Master in Management student Banafsheh Hosseini caught up with classmate Selene Camargo to interview her about her final project in the Master. Selene shares her experience working with skeeled, a start-up launched by EADA alumni. What are the strengths of skeeled both as a corporation and in terms of company culture compared to competitors? Do […]

Aug 252016
 
'Effectuation': the art of the entrepreneur

Do you need an MBA in order to teach entrepreneurship? Do you need specific prior training to start up a business? Some successful entrepreneurs say that higher education may actually get in the way of creativity in the new project. They say that a smart entrepreneur can get a project off the ground without integrating […]

Aug 252016
 
Boyd Cohen defends the power of cities as spaces for boosting innovation and entrepreneurship.

“Are you sure you want to go to Silicon Valley? Don’t be mistaken, this is much better…” Whilst Dr Boyd Cohen is saying this, he is seated with a carrot juice in front of him in a bar near Macià square and it’s Barcelona he’s referring to. “This city is full of spaces that are […]

Aug 092016
 
Industry 4.0: about making stuff and being sexy

The fourth industrial revolution is taking place at a dizzying speed. The new buzzwords are digitization, interconnectivity, artificial intelligence, data life cycles, 3D-printing, and the internet of things (IoT). Beyond buzzwords, this is all about blurring the lines between the physical, digital and biological. Consequently, the World Manufacturing Forum (WMF), hosted in Barcelona last May […]

Jul 282016
 
Tips for attracting talent to the company

We define “talent” as the ability to carry out an occupation. In other words, we relate a specific activity with the competencies and/or skills of the people who carry it out. However, talent is a lot more than this. Above all, it constitutes differential value for companies because it is what distinguishes excellence from competitiveness […]