• Pascale Cagni, MBA '86, speaking at an alumni event

    25 at the Top: HEC Paris MBA Alumni in the C-Suite

    We never get bored of saying it: HEC Paris has educated more CEOs of Fortune Global 500 companies than any other European business school. Here’s the breakdown of the world’s 10 leading educational institutions, showing the number of degrees they awarded to chief executives and their companies’ combined revenues, as reported in the 2017 Times… Continue Reading

  • MBAT, Potlucks & Pride: Memories of the HEC Paris MBA

    When Nefe Otomi, MBA ’20, organized an Instagram takeover for the Class of 2020, the response was overwhelming. For three solid days, the stories flooded in. The MBA’s social media was tagged in literally hundreds of photos. We reposted images of masked balls and lakeside barbecues, birthday celebrations and pool parties, weekend trips and visits… Continue Reading

  • HEC Paris MBA Webinar Replays

    We know that you don’t always have the time to visit campus or schedule a meeting with us, but our virtual presentations showcase many of the fun and unique aspects of the HEC Paris MBA. We invite you to watch these recently recorded webinars featuring staff, current students and alumni, to gain more insights into… Continue Reading

  • 3 Tips for Acing the Google Interview

    With over 3 million high-quality applicants each year and approximately a 0.2% chance of successfully becoming an employee, Google has one of the most competitive hiring processes in the world. With perks that range from great salaries to gourmet lunches, it’s no surprise that jobs at Google are in such high demand. What’s the secret… Continue Reading

  • Students getting together on Zoom to wish classmates a Happy Birthday

    Student Voice: Emric Navarre speaks about Campus & COVID

    Excerpt from an email from Emric Navarre to administrators “HEC Paris surpassed every expectation in terms of quality and excellence in the face of the COVID-19 crisis and the resulting uncertainty. Academically, the HEC Paris MBA hired extra professors to offer two different time slots for every summer-semester class (known as Term 3 by MBA… Continue Reading

  • Student Voice: Tonny Yuliantino, MBA ’20

    Securing a job at Boston Consulting Group requires standing head and shoulders above the competition. And to be headhunted by them, rather than having to apply in the first place, takes someone who really stands out. But that’s exactly what happened to Tonny Yuliantino. Shortly before finishing his undergraduate engineering degree in Indonesia, Tonny’s impressive… Continue Reading

  • How to Win at Salary Negotiations

    Negotiating a salary increase is one of the most nerve-wracking conversations imaginable. It can simply seem easier to accept a future employer’s initial offer, even with a strong CV. According to a recent study by Payscale, 63 percent of male MBA graduates requested raises before starting their first post-degree job, while only 48 percent of… Continue Reading

  • 11 MBAs took a personalized tour with Alstom's Digital Innovation Director, on a trip arranged by Dhruv Chhabra, VP of the HEC Paris MBA's Digital Transformation Club

    How to transform an industry, according to Alstom’s Digital Innovation Director

    When I was invited by HEC Paris’ Digital Transformation Club last November to join them for an exclusive visit to Alstom’s Headquarters, I wasn’t quite sure why a VR demo was on the itinerary. How could a global leader in the transportation sector possibly use virtual reality headsets? But even as we step inside Alstom’s… Continue Reading

  • Sunset over the HEC lake. Photo by Amanda Shih, MBA '21

    Spring’s Magnificent Beauty at HEC Paris

    One of the biggest draws for studying at HEC Paris is its vast and verdant campus. Although our classrooms are quiet at the moment, our green spaces are louder than ever, with bluebells and vibrant orange, yellow and red poppies “springing” up in abundance. As the season takes hold at HEC Paris, we wanted to… Continue Reading