• Estelle-Chiao Chiu, MBA '21, is doing a summer internship at Facebook

    Spotlight on HEC Paris MBA Summer Interns

    Summer internships are a classic way for MBAs to explore new sectors and companies. The summer of 2020 proves to be no exception, with our HEC Paris MBA students securing great posts worldwide, ranging from bank placements to interning at the world’s largest brewery. We caught up with a few students to find out more… Continue Reading

  • Simplifying the Complex World of Real Estate

    During the course of our lives, we meet people from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. Being 93 percent international, the HEC Paris MBA is an excellent microcosm of this, connecting diverse individuals from around the world. For Sam Abazari, MBA ’20, seeing this door to different cultures and backgrounds reignited a personal goal… Continue Reading

  • Best Summer Reads: Recommendations by HEC Professors

    After studying hard, the summer holidays are the perfect opportunity to relax and enjoy a well-earned break. One of the easiest—and most inexpensive! —ways of disconnecting from it all is having your imagination captured by a great book. We asked our HEC Paris professors for suggestions about what to read this summer. The result is… 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

  • 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

  • Case Cracking: It’s not just for Consultants Anymore

    Aspiring consultants aren’t the only ones facing questions such as “How many iPhones were sold in France in 2019?” during their job interviews. Analytical or case-interview questions are muscling their way into the hiring process for everything from marketing to tech, and job seekers need to be ready. Thankfully, all it takes to showcase your… Continue Reading