Nov 202017
 
The MBA helped me develop my leadership skills

We interviewed Colombian MBA alumnus Santiago Ceballos from the class of 2017. Here he shares his experience during his year in Barcelona as well as his new professional challenges. Santiago received a scholarship from Bancolombia –where he has worked for more than 10 years– to complete an MBA abroad and to continue his successful career. […]

Nov 142017
 
The MBA: A once-in-a-lifetime experience

We interviewed Colombian MBA alumnus Daniel Hernan. Daniel is a graduate of the Universidad Javeriana, and has extensive experience in communication in companies such as Edelman and Burson Masteller. He is currently the Communications Manager – Colombia & Venezuela for GSK. According to Daniel, his MBA experience was key in the development of a strategic […]

Oct 202017
 
EADA announces teams for the CFA Research Challenge 2018

This month, the teams that EADA will send to the CFA Research Challenge 2018 were announced. The annual event is organised by the CFA Institute and is among the most prestigious finance competitions with teams from more than 1000 universities and business schools around the world. Participating teams must produce an investor report for a […]

Oct 132017
 
My role in Higher Education: Bibiana Camba, EADA

Bibiana is Admissions Director of International Degree Programmes at EADA. She tells us how technology is changing the way executive education is taught and what education means to her. How did you become Admissions Director at EADA? I started working at EADA 15 years ago. I’m actually an alumna of the school; I studied the International […]

Sep 122017
 
EADA’s Master in Management (MiM), among the best masters worldwide in 2017

EADA’s Master in Management remains among the world’s Top 40 best programmes (position 37), according to the recently ‘Financial Times Global Masters in Management 2017 Ranking’. EADA’s Master in Management targets recent graduates and has been designed to help them make the leap into the business world. The classification of the ‘Financial Times Ranking’ management is established by analyzing the […]

Aug 072017
 
Internationalisation and expansion in Greece

Tourism in Greece is booming and is forecasted to hit more than 30 million tourists in 2017. Although non-resident inbound visitors are constantly increasing, tourism revenue dropped by 6.5% to 13.2 billion euros last year, according to the Bank of Greece. Another study, conducted by the international hospitality consultancy HVS, highlights the great lack of […]

Jul 242017
 
What is your dream job?

What are you passionate about? This was the central theme of EADA Careers advisor Annemie Peeters’ presentation, The art of combining passion and work. Peeters presented at JOBarcelona, the forth International Employment Congress for undergraduates and junior graduates in Barcelona. She opened by quoting Steve Jobs: “Your work is going to fill a large part […]

Jul 112017
 
What is networking? Miquel Roselló Álvarez, Career Advisor, answers this question

Eighty percent of job vacancies are not advertised on job search portals – this is the hidden market that we are all aware of. The key lies in how to source this market with so many opportunities. There are two main strategies: spontaneous applications and long-term networking. STRATEGY 1: SPONTANEOUS APPLICATIONS The first step in […]

Apr 282017
 
Adapt, emigrate or disappear

Companies find themselves in increasingly turbulent environments; in other words, they are not only changing at lightning speed, but they are also doing so in unpredictable ways. Companies, like species, have three options: they can adapt, emigrate or disappear. Choosing an adaptation strategy Adaptation depends on the capacity to address the new environment and the […]