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    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.

    May 4, 2017

    By Emma Himpe

    The life of a Junior Consultant

    Dear active readers of my blogposts aka all students of AMS and surroundings. A long time has passed since I penned some of SC’s adventures down.

    April 20, 2017

    By Sean Jonckheere

    Fun Facts about Belgian Culture

    Dear future international AMS student,

    April 5, 2017

    By Sean Jonckheere

    AMS Consulting Club: to be continued?

    Last year a couple of motivated AMS students founded the AMS Consulting Club (short: AMSCC) based on the model of other business schools. When this year’s MGM students Marc and Sean caught wind of this initiative, they were ready to roll up their sleeves and continue the work.

    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 31, 2017

    By Emma Himpe

    Sustainable Sustainability

    We all know that sustainability is the answer to everything… Ever been in class when the teacher asks a question and you just have no clue what the answer is? Well, I promise you, in 9 out of 10 times the answer ‘sustainable’ or ‘sustainability’ will do.

    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.

    March 5, 2017

    By Leonie Verheijen

    New York update: our first month

    Living in New York City, the experience we all had been looking forward to, has finally become a reality. But man, time flies in the city that never sleeps. I cannot believe that already one and a half month has past since we moved to New York! Here is an update of our life in the city.

    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

    February 9, 2017

    By Emma Himpe

    Doing a good deed

    During the first semester Steunpunt Tewerkstelling (for English speaking students: it translates to fulcrum for employment), or STW if you want the short version, faced a problem. It needed a comprehensive solution to their cash flow planning needs. So what do you do when you face such a

    February 9, 2017

    By Emma Himpe

    The never ending quest for a job

    Next to our daily classes, presentations, tasks and LCTD-workshops, we also have to look for a job. I am 22, feel like a 12-year old and I have to look for a job…. Some people already have one, other people haven’t even started looking yet and then there are the losers, like me, that are