Octavia Willaert

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    June 9, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    A glimpse of CEB daily life in Shanghai

    “Time flies, whether you’re wasting it or not.” Well, in our case, we made the best of it!

    June 1, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    6 Things you’d rather be doing than working on your thesis

    Writing a thesis, l’horreur. We’ve all been there and now we’re here again. Unfortunately.

    May 22, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    Doing business in the desert of the Middle-East

    So, how is life as an intern in Dubai? Well, to be honest, it’s awesome!

    May 17, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    Hong Kong, China, and South Korea in 10 days while doing an internship

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work in Hong Kong, China or South Korea? No? Well me neither.

    April 1, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    Top 10 challenges for Laoweis (Westerners) when landing in China

    1. Chinese language is of course not known for its simplicity. In order to understand your Chinese friends and being understood you need to stress accentuation perfectly. This doesn’t only help in daily conversations, but especially when taking a taxi make sure to always have your address

    March 25, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    DTU Dopenhagen 🇩🇰

    March 18, 7:15 AM. The sleepy yet excited MGM group was ready for departure. Destination? Copenhagen! More specific, we were heading for the Danish Technical University where we would step out of our business comfort zone and be exposed to the wonderful (and complex) world of technology.

    March 14, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    Here's to you, MGM

    Our days are counted. Am I making this sound too dramatic? Maybe. But isn’t it so?! Classes end for MGM this week. All we have left is our study trip to Copenhagen and the accompanying assignment. The Master of Global Management class of 2016-2017 is about to split up.

    February 19, 2017

    By Octavia Willaert

    You know you study at AMS when...

    When applying for AMS, we were promised that our year at AMS wouldn’t only increase our academic knowledge or improve our hard skills. In accordance with the holistic approach, our year would be more than the sum of our courses. Our AMS experience would also mold us as a person. And sure

    November 30, 2016

    By Octavia Willaert

    The murder of creativity

    On the first day of the classes at Antwerp Management School, I, like all the others, was extremely enthusiastic and looking forward to the start of the best year of our lives, as promised. And how about starting this academic year with a course taught by the man himself, Jamie Anderson!

    November 25, 2016

    By Octavia Willaert

    MIE's 10 favorite moments in Dublin

    Our Dublin experience started at the end of September. We had to send a video with our motivation to get selected. The MIE students were with 9 people: Anthony, Bruno, Heleen, Jeroen, Kitty, Mathias, Pepijn, Sjors and Vroni. Instead of just going Monday and Tuesday to visit the companies,

    October 8, 2016

    By Octavia Willaert

    Team Annelien

    Whispers in the corridors, white smoke rising from the AMS-chimney. This only can mean one thing: a new student council has been elected!