• United for Gender Parity

      With the simple act of waking up at 6 am to decorate classrooms with pink balloons and pins, the HEC Paris MBA’s Women in Leadership Club sent a powerful message about its vision for the future of work. The club’s #HECforParity initiative, launched in conjunction with International Women’s Day, was designed to start a… Continue Reading

  • Student Voice: Renato Castaneda, MBA ’20

    Renato Castaneda has always been highly motivated, frequently setting goals for himself in order to achieve. “When I was about 8 years old, I was the last in my class in swimming,” he says. “But I really wanted to become a good swimmer. Within a year I was winning competitions for the school.” This drive… Continue Reading

  • Shikha Malhotra talks about what it's like to do an international exchange at the HEC Paris MBA

    2 Schools and 1 Fulfilling MBA Experience

    During the last leg of my MBA at NUS Business School Singapore, I decided to do an international exchange at one of the oldest and most prestigious business schools in Europe – HEC Paris, an institution known for its globally influential alumni. While an exchange in Europe is incredibly exciting, I was a bit nervous… Continue Reading

  • Live and On Stage with the MBA Talent Show

    From tears to triumph, the 2019 MBA Talent Show proved to be one of the most impressive events on the HEC Paris MBA calendar, as well as a wonderful send-off for our September 2018 batch. The theme of this year’s show was the MBA’s Game of Talents, based on the Game of Thrones. Participants (both… Continue Reading

  • The MBA Retail and Luxury Club visited some of the most glamorous brands in the French capital

    Exploring the City of Lights and Luxury

    When the opportunity arises to spend a week delving into the inner workings of some of the world’s most notable brands, that opportunity must be grabbed with both hands. With our sights set on understanding the “savoir faire” of each brand’s maison, 19 HEC Paris MBA students and myself headed to some of the most… Continue Reading

  • The Art of Business: HEC Paris at the Louvre

    Even on a rainy November day, the Louvre’s glass pyramid, set against the backdrop of the historic Palais du Louvre, has to be one of the most breathtaking sights in Paris. It’s here that the September 2018 intake of HEC Paris MBA students are gathering for a day of culture and art history, before heading… Continue Reading