Posts categorized "Global Network"
"May the luck of the Irish be with ya!" With that jovial wish from one of my classmates in his best imitation Irish accent, I wrapped up my weekend of classes in New Haven and headed to the airport for a flight to Dublin, Ireland for Global Network Week. I was joined in Ireland by three full-time and seven EMBA students from Yale to study Executive Decision Making at the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business at University College of Dublin (UCD).Read More
This past spring, I participated in the Global Network Week and had an amazing opportunity to spend the week at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Over 40 MBA students from 10 different countries from Global Network Schools attended as well.Read More
After five exciting days in Africa, I arrived in Turkey to meet prospective students and to reconnect with local alumni. The Istanbul “meet and greet” with prospective students for our MBA program had barely begun when I was starkly reminded how interconnected our world is.Read More
Growing up in Europe and later living in the U.S., I was used to thinking of the world as one of hubs and spokes. The hubs were Europe and the U.S., and maybe Japan, and the spokes reached into what was universally referred to as developing countries. You would fly in and out. There was no need to connect across. No longer.Read More
In response to the changing global business environment and the challenges it presents, 23 business schools around the world formed a Global Network for Advanced Management. The Network provides a platform for faculty to exchange ideas and for students to acquire knowledge about the multifaceted global business environment in which they will function as leaders.Read More
With the European headquarters for Google, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, Dublin now harbors many of the creative minds in the industry of digital marketing. UCD Smurfit and Professor Laurent Muzellec have successfully aligned with many of these companies providing a unique mix of academic study, private sector collaboration and industry visits.Read More