Rebel talent helps careers

“I rebel, therefore I exist,” said Albert Camus. Questioning the rules and refusing to accept clichés allows people to leave behind the grey area of passive resignation and the swamp of mediocrity, asserting their individuality. It is a positive and profitable attitude that can stimulate intelligence and lead to professional success, helping people to stand out from the crowd and spurring them on to give their utmost at all times,

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How digital learning can help you to study, work and make friends!

A charismatic Polish woman, living in the lovely city of Verona, working for an American company with international experience behind her and now halfway through her studies on the International Flex Executive MBA program at MIP Politecnico di Milano – let me introduce you to Manuela Andrzejewska, one of my international classmates and by now a good friend, thanks to the opportunities offered by the digital era. Manuela started working

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Sustainability: the right choice for 55% of consumers and a huge opportunity for companies

Sustainability: everybody talks about it, but few actually practise what they preach. It’s a massive challenge for every company on the planet. Brands are having to revolutionise their products and processes in order to reduce the environmental and social impact of their businesses, but it’s not always easy for mere consumers to get involved. Currently, customers – stakeholders in and citizens of a world that is becoming increasingly polluted as

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The 4th Industrial Revolution is here

End-to-end digitalization, cutting-edge technology, interconnectivity and the growing role of customers in shaping products and services are revolutionizing the way manufacturers operate.

The value of human interactions and diversity – The MIP Campus experience

MIP is part of the Bovisa Campus of the Politecnico di Milano. Its modern architecture contrasts with the traditional Milanese landscape. These contemporary and functional buildings are irrelevant however, if we don’t focus on the primal aspect that makes them special: the human interactions that take place inside them. MIP is a melting pot of cultures, experiences and points of view. A place of discussion, where collaboration is at the

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EMOMATION from Imperial College Business School London

It’s all about Emotion and Information! “Learning is digital but connections are human”. We found this statement by MIP Politecnico di Milano so relevant when all the i-Flex students on MIP’s International Executive MBA program recently met up again. Everyone was enthusiastic to get together again during the last week of July, but this time in the beautiful, historical city of London, which was unusually warm and sunny. One immediately

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E-commerce: Italy ready for the next step

Up until a decade ago, “e-commerce” was just about the most futuristic concept you could get. The idea of buying goods and services through your computer – and avoiding the crowded streets, packed supermarket car parks and chaotic shopping centres in the process – seemed like something out of a science fiction novel. But why? Well, it was partly down to the lack of companies offering such a service, partly

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UBIQUE – Starting up our MIP experience

Charming for a competition, scalable in real life. This is what sets apart Fabio Masoero Regis and Divya Singh’s project, UBIQUE: an innovative start-up designed for the world of personal luxury goods. Showcased for the first time at “The Mark Challenge”  ̶  a luxury service business plan competition organised by the University of Monaco in Monte Carlo – UBIQUE not only won in its category of MBA/Alumni but also the title of the Best Presentation. Ubique was born out of 4 months of research and the dedication of my

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Project Work Experience

As excited I was for the new learnings, new challenges, a new exposure to the Italian work culture, the same excitement was there in me to experience the new traditions, new lifestyle and most important the delicious food at Sicily. Sicily is the largest and one of the most beautiful islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Getting a Project Work on this island during the summers of 2018 was a bonus

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Representatives Application Bible

How to undertake your MBA in perfect fashion Welcome to our fourth appointment on the international MBA journey! Considering that the next MBA editions are due to start before too long, this time I have decided to shift the nature of our conversation a little bit and make it more informative, sharing with you some advice on the application process. So I thought, “Who better than our course representatives could

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