IESE MBA

A student's personal journey at IESE Business School

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 from the very moment I decided to do an MBA, Google was one of my target companies. I also made sure to attend any kind of events hosted by Google at school, during career forum and I did… 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 2: With A Vengeance!

Nasty Consultant 2: 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…


Nasty Consultant: The Game

Nasty Consultant: The Game As Consulting prep is reaching its peak and we are all solving case after case to prepare for the January interviews. You are probably tired of scratching your head on tire manufacturers and paper distributors. To… Continue Reading…


What is the best watch for MBA students?

I haven’t always been an astute observer, but I can’t stop noticing MBA students sharing the same interest in a specific watch. The world famous Casio F-91W. I asked a few students what did they think about their watch and… Continue Reading…