IESE MBA

A student's personal journey at IESE Business School

How to start a Ponzi Scheme

This is hopefully the first post of a long series. I was brought to think about different non-ethical strategies when writing the nasty consultant stories. Now I’d like to put myself in the shoes of deceitful founders and provide instructions… Continue Reading…


That time I got an interview at Uber by hiding a note in their bathrooms

The Problem Getting a summer internship is not easy. When I decided to go on the tech trek in London (Nov 2018), I knew I had to do something to separate me from the rest. Especially since we were going… Continue Reading…


Here’s how many applications I sent to find a summer internship

Finding an internship was definitely not easy and rather stressful. It’s the main objective for everyone in the first year. It seems that European companies are less attracted by MBA internship programs than their U.S. counterparts.I had a focus on… Continue Reading…


MBA Summer internship interview with Google

Application Process As long I as remember I’ve wanted to work for Google. When I started my MBA, it was my personal el dorado. If only I could land a job at my dream company. If only I could make… Continue Reading…


MBA Summer Internship Interview with Uber

Introduction The goal of my MBA was to join a big tech company. I held Uber in very high estime since the very beginning. Unfortunately, the company didn’t come during the career fairs and it was actually quite hard to… Continue Reading…


Consulting Interview Prep

Introduction The consulting career is one of the most sought opportunities for MBA students. I was part of the crowd that didn’t really consider it, but during the November/December fever, I couldn’t resist applying. The salary, the prestige and the… Continue Reading…


The Ultimate Guide To The Consulting Cover Letter

Introduction I have seen so many students work for hours on their cover letter. I believe that writing a good cover letter is not so difficult, but it can be daunting when one doesn’t know where to start. I wanted… Continue Reading…


The Nasty Consultant Game: With A Vengeance!

The Nasty Consultant Game: With A Vengeance The nasty consultant is back! What would you do confronted to unethical choices? Do you have what it takes to please clients and not look back? Most nasty consultants get caught, would you?… Continue Reading…


Find your summer internship with Linkedin automation

The idea Starting on the first of January, I sent 1511 automated messages to wish a happy new year to my entire list of linkedin contacts. Happy New Year [firstname]! I hope 2019 brings you everything you desire professionally. 2018 has been… Continue Reading…


Arsène Wenger’s Talk

  Mr Arsène Wenger has given us the pleasure to come to talk to the IESE crowd in November 2018. The auditorium was packed with students and academics ready to listen to “Le Professeur”. Mr Wenger quickly took control of… Continue Reading…