IESE MBA

A student's personal journey at IESE Business School

The Nasty Consultant – The Video Game

I’m so excited to introduce you to The Video Game version of the Nasty Consultant. I started thinking about the topic last year and wrote a written version of it. It turned out to be my most visited blog post.… Continue Reading…


From “Zero” to “Tech Super Hero”

Technology sucks. Printers don’t print, Projectors do project but without the sound, Wifi needs rebooting and don’t get me started on video calls (I’m looking at you Webex). The Situation Luckily, there is always a nerd in the audience, willing… Continue Reading…


Christianity or Mcdonald’s,Who did it better?

Introduction It was a late summer night around a few glasses of wine. My friend Joao and I were talking about Religion. When he stated, “The catholic church is the very first and most successful franchise in history!”. I thought… Continue Reading…


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…