3 essential resilience strategies for modern-day leaders

Disappointment, loss of motivation, anxiety, depression and capitulation are some of the most common reactions in those who find themselves faced with a major fiasco: when one has invested everything in an idea or a growth plan, it is particularly difficult to admit defeat. True leaders, on the other hand, display an ability to pick themselves up after a fall and keep going, even stronger than before.

Interview with MBA alumnus Alessandro Alberici, now Amazon Pathways Operations Manager

After attending the EU Operations Pathways program presentation event organized by the Career Office of MIP, he went through the online selection and finally succeeded the on-campus 1-day panel interviews done by Amazon at MIP. After the graduation in summer 2016, Alessandro moved to France while joining Amazon as Pathways Operation Manager.

ZZZleepandGo: the innovative start-up we’ve been waiting for

ZZZleepandGo is an innovative start-up launched in 2014 by Nicolas Montonati, Alberto Porzio and Matteo Anthony Destantini, on the basis of a simple business idea with seemingly limitless potential: to install bespoke areas in airports where people can rest, even just for a few hours.

London is worth a quiz: MIP at Financial Times MBA Quiz

Last 21st March, Lucia, Tommaso, Barbara, Alessandro and Claudio flew from Milan to London to partake in the 4th edition of the FT MBA Quiz at Financial Times headquarter. Apart from the competitive side, the FT MBA Quiz proved to be a tremendous opportunity for candidates to broaden their international network and exchange opinions about their respective business schools.

Russian female management increasingly opting for MBA in Europe: the story of Tatiana Konovalova

Russia is an example of best practices when it comes to women in business, with the country also holding the record for country with the most women in leadership positions in the world. An interesting trend is emerging from the country in terms of how Russian women are cultivating their talent and ensuring they receive comprehensive, well-structured training.

Discovering my environment: first week on campus

“To sum it up I had a very resounding first week on campus because almost all my activities were well supported by the International Student Office and my program coordinator.” Patrick Owusu is a Ghanaian banker specialized in SME and Micro financing, who decided to change career and pursue a new academic and professional path in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. Read about his first week on MIP campus.

Time to go circular: Circular Economy as a new industrial paradigm

Ever heard of Circular Economy? Read the interview with Professor Davide Chiaroni, Vice Director & Co-Founder of the Energy & Strategy Group at Politecnico di Milano, and learn more about one of the most important challenges of our time.

Microsoft MACH MBA Program at MIP

Anyone who decides to enroll on an MBA at a prestigious business school is well aware that in addition to the impeccable training on offer, one of the biggest draws is the chance to come into contact with the world’s leading companies, many of whom work closely with universities and run seminars and workshops.

Circular economy: the winners at The Circulars 2017

The World Economic Forum in Davos – one of the most important business events on the planet – paid tribute to the sustainable, or rather, the circular economy at its latest meeting between 17 and 20 January 2017.

Perception is everything and value is what makes it

The truth of the matter is that luxury targets and exploits our inner, most buried desire to own something that expresses and signifies a certain level of self-worth set upon by our very selves. At the beginning of our week-long exploration into the Luxury Management MBA Boot Camp, Professor Alessandro Brun conveyed this loud and clear; reminding us that perception is everything and value is what makes it.