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94% of IESE MBAs get a job in three months, one-third make triple jump

2021 Employment Report reveals a bright future for IESE MBAs Despite the pandemic causing widespread disruption to job markets across the globe, the career prospects of IESE MBAs continue to look bright. In fact, 94% of IESE MBAs secured a job offer within three months after graduation, according to the latest MBA employment report. What´s […]

Business schools across four continents join forces to shape the future of capitalism

12 leading business schools to take part in innovative MBA course initiated by IESE and Shizenkan University on social change Guest speakers include top executives, entrepreneurs, policy makers, academics and activists of various backgrounds Twelve leading business schools from Brazil, Denmark, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, South Korea, Spain, and Switzerland, will take part […]

Record 5,000 people attend IESE Global Alumni Reunion

The 3-day event focused on sustainability takes place on IESE’s new Madrid campus and online IESE’s Global Alumni Reunion (GAR) 2021 gets underway Thursday, with a record 5,000 people registered to attend the annual event that this year will explore the urgent need for companies to do their part in the transition to a more […]

Leading European Business Schools unite to accelerate business response to climate crisis

New climate leadership toolkit to help companies meet environmental goals Eight leading business schools have joined together to acknowledge the climate crisis and collaborate to support business leaders who will act to address the climate emergency. Business Schools for Climate Leadership (BS4CL.org) is a unique alliance of business academic thought leaders, made up of founding […]

New study released at the 9th Open Innovation Conference co-organized by IESE Business School, Acciona and Cardumen Capital in Madrid

95 global innovation leaders take part in new report presented at an event co-organized by IESE Business School, Acciona and Cardumen Capital The new study, including 100+ examples, sheds light on how corporations can better innovate with startups via enablers such as VC investors, research centers, private accelerators, and more The 9th Open Innovation Conference, […]

CEOs, Academics Call for More Trust Between Boards of Directors and Management

Europe´s Most Important Corporate Governance Conference looked at COVID-19 impact and sustainability in corporate strategy Speakers at the multidisciplinary conference stressed that greater cooperation between management and boards was key in uncertain times  A strong trust-based relationship between boards of directors and management is key to corporate strategy at any time, but it’s even more […]

Bloomberg Businessweek ranks IESE’s MBA no.2 in Europe

IESE MBA stands out for its exceptional learning experience and networking opportunities Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked IESE Business School´s full-time MBA as the second best program in Europe. The Bloomberg Businessweek Best European B-Schools 2021-22 MBA Ranking, released today, highlights the exceptional learning experience that IESE provides MBA students, as well as the rich networking […]

IESE Research in Science: Hydraulic fracturing may be impacting surface waters

New research, published in Science, finds evidence tying fracking to increased salt concentrations in surface waters The research points to the need for better and more frequent water measurement to fully understand the environmental impact on surface water of unconventional oil and gas development August 20, 2021. New research, published today in the prestigious journal […]