Executive MBA

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Will purpose replace strategy in the future MBA?

Vrije Universiteit MBA – Organize with purpose The importance of purpose Everyone is talking about purpose – but why does it actually matter, especially at work? “We know from research that organizing around shared purpose is important for employee satisfaction and commitment,” Elco explains. “We also see that individuals early in their careers are driven …

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam VU

The VU Executive MBA: Developing thought leadership as an executive

What is the VU Executive MBA: Leading with Purpose? Vrije Universiteit’s Executive MBA: Leading with Purpose is an 18-month MBA program, with courses taking place once a month from Thursday to Saturday. The program supports its students to dig deep to uncover their purpose and become positive changemakers in the world around them. Distinctive from …

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EMBA X St Gallen

Introducing emba X: An innovative new Executive MBA taking “Swissness” to the next level

X = Stronger Together What is the emba X? emba X is an 18-month Executive MBA program, jointly run by two Swiss institutions: the University of St.Gallen and ETH Zurich. The program is for executives with a recognized academic degree and with a minimum of 10 years of work experience and five years of leadership …

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TRIUM Executive MBA alumn Eric Xirinachs

Why managers and entrepreneurs should consider modular executive MBA programs

Eric Xirinachs (Spain/Germany)- TRIUM Global Executive MBA   A breakdown of TRIUM’s consortium MBA program TRIUM’s Global Executive MBA program is currently ranked 4th in the world by the Financial Times in their list of Overall Global Executive MBAs, and has consistently been in the FT top five since it was first eligible for the …

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Nikita Zhou

How studying in Sweden changed this Chinese executive’s life forever

Nikita Zhou (China) – Stockholm School of Economics EMBA Why Sweden? “[I’d] been working for almost eight years when I decided to come here,” Nikita tells us. “And I didn’t really have a life when I was working. I really worked very hard, but I do feel I need some systematic [way of learning].” (0:27) …

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MBA in Chile Adolfo Ibañez

UAI’s EMBA LATAM transforms bosses into leaders in Latin America

Ricardo Ubeda – Universidad Adolfo Ibañez UAI   Tell us about the EMBA LATAM. [The EMBA LATAM] is aimed at people aged 35-36 years old and it’s an MBA which takes place for one week in each [Latin American] country – Panama, Mexico, Brazil…it’s an MBA which seeks to understand the business culture in Latin …

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Stockholm School of Economics MBA students

Tears, long nights & making lifelong friends – SSE EMBA

Paul Seimann (Austria) – Stockholm School of Economics   Why did you choose the Stockholm School of Economics for your Executive MBA? I started looking at MBA programs in more detail around 2015. I started screening programs in Europe and went to an open house in Stockholm, where I visited SSE. It was the first face-to-face touchpoint with the …

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