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Are you ready to join IB? The enrollment deadline is fast approaching and we are looking forward to meeting you very soon! Do you have more questions or reservations about the enrollment process that we can address? Or would you like talk to our current students during a virtual hang out? Then we would like to invite you the following live events that will take place next week May 10 and 11 (next slide ➡️). Would you like to attend? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org See you soon🙌🏻 #ib_thuas #ibcommunity #studychoice #internationalbusiness #bachelordegree
Many get carried away with this romanticized idea of working for yourself and having your own company. However, is it really that easy to become an entrepreneur? At IB, you’re learning that if there is no customer, there is no company. You want to find/encounter a problem, find a solution for yourself, then test a market-product fit BEFORE scaling it up. We invited Karim, a fourth-year student and a former Chair of Enactus, to share his journey of becoming a social entrepreneur. Are you up for this challenge?🙌🏻 listen to the full episode on Spotify and Apple Podcasts (link in bio)
Will you attend the online Open Day this Friday?⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀ ⏰ #internationalbusiness program will host two online Q&A sessions scheduled at 16:00 and 18:00.⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀ How can you prepare for the Open Day?⠀ ⠀ We recommend you to watch a video presentation about the IB program by Mrs. Verboom (link in bio❗️), check FAQ videos on our YouTube channel, and IGTV series to get to know the program a little bit better. This is also a great opportunity to prepare your questions beforehand! ⠀ ⠀ Moreover, make sure to follow our page for two live Q&A sessions with our students at 17:20 and at 19:20 CET.⠀ ⠀⠀ ❕For more information about the online open day please visit @thehagueuniversity.⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Look forward to meeting you tomorrow! ⠀ #OpenDay #thehagueuniversity #studychoice #ib_thuas #internationalbusiness
Operational supply chain decisions are made hundreds of times each day in every company🏭⠀ ⠀ The Operations & Supply Chain Management fields can be an appealing choice for those who know what it entails. After all, it is quite hard to imagine any business functioning without it. Moreover, its problem-solving nature of work and a constant strive for optimization can be an addictive challenge for aspiring professionals in the field.⠀ ⠀ In the OPS specialization at IB, you will explore the functional areas, specificity of different industries and acquire relevant skills and knowledge to position yourself properly among other candidates for the entry-level jobs.
Should I opt for a career in Finance?⠀ ⠀ ⠀ Naturally, you may not land a dream job right away, the Finance & Accounting is quite a competitive field to enter. But don039;t feel discouraged!⠀ ⠀ Commonly, once you are in, there will be plenty of room for professional development and career progression to evolve and find your niche. But first, how do you get your foot in an entry-level job? And do you have what it takes to pursue a career in Finance? We asked Eva Valentijn, a former IB student, who has just received a high-profile job at PwC Nederland, to answer these questions. (🎧listen to the full episode - link in bio)
If you are considering pursuing a career in marketing or sales, you may wonder what the potential roles are. ⠀ ⠀ While looking into how both departments differ, sales and marketing teams collaborate very often, strengthening the overall results of product campaigns. And ultimately, bringing in more customers.⠀ ⠀ Traditionally, salespeople work directly with customers/prospects, they provide insight into what your customer wants to see, which helps marketers create and adjust their strategies accordingly. ⠀ ⠀ Both career paths require a good understanding of the target audience and their decision-making process.⠀ ⠀ We asked Mrs. Joosten-Ma, Mrs. Cakir, and Mr. Vianna what a career in marketing or sales entails and how having a background in both can help you improve your career prospects. (link in bio)
What does a marketing job entail? Do I have what it takes to succeed as a Marketer professional?⠀ ⠀ If these are the questions running through your head, you are listening to the right episode. Working in the field of marketing has been one of the most vibrant and exciting professions there is. It combines 3 key elements: Creativity, Analytics (data), and Psychology. ⠀ ⠀ Nowadays, marketing professionals are in high demand, however, there is intense competition for the best jobs. We talked with Mrs. Joosten-Ma, Mr. Koh, Mrs. Aragon, and Ms. Olyshevets about what personality traits are needed to succeed in marketing today. (Link in bio)
What are the career opportunities in Operations & Supply Chain Management?⠀ ⠀ One of the reasons why the Supply Chain career path is so appealing to many of our graduates is due to the tremendous breadth of this profession and what it encompasses. ⠀ ⠀ This profession offers the broad range of activities required to deliver and realize customer value in the most streamlined and cost-effective way possible. ⠀ ⠀ But how do you find your place in this field and properly position yourself for entry-level opportunities? We asked our alumni - Jasmijn, Tim, and Mahrokh - what qualities and competencies help them progress and succeed in the field of Operations & Supply Chain Management today.
Linking business strategy to people strategies🌍 In the People & Organization specialization at IB, you will explore the nine areas of specialist knowledge: 🔎Organizational development and design (OD&D) 🔎Organizational Change Management 🔎Learning and Development 🔎Recruitment (Resourcing) 🔎Compensation and Benefits (Rewards) 🔎HRIS/People Analytics 🔎Talent Management 🔎Employee Relations 🔎Diversity and Inclusion "The people profession is uniquely placed to positively impact people039;s working lives while aligning with the purpose and culture of an organization".
Aspiring for a Career in Finance?⠀ ⠀ So you have decided that you want to build a career as a finance specialist, you have a knack for it and you haven039;t skipped any finance-related classes so far. Great! The finance and accounting field is very competitive, but don039;t feel discouraged just yet. Besides, you should take comfort knowing that there are a variety of jobs and categories you can specialize in within the field of finance, so competition isn’t an issue if you can position yourself properly. ⠀ ⠀ Where do you start? Before you begin the race, it would help to have the wind behind you. We talked with Mark Cathersides - Co-owner at Roca Markets (a market maker in exchange-traded option) and asked him what personality traits are needed to succeed in finance today. Listen to this episode on Spotify and Apple Podcasts (link in bio)
Is the People & Organization specialization for you?🔍 The People Management industry (HR) has experienced a significant transformation over the past years and long gone are the days when it was considered as an administrative function within a business. A career in Human Resources offers multiple opportunities for variety and career progression. Swipe to read testimonials from the IB alumni who decided to pursue a career in the People Profession areas: 📍HRM (Human Resources Management), 📍Learning & Development, 📍Recruitment, 📍Compensation & Benefits, 📍and HRIS/People Analytics. We are going to explore these areas further this week, so stay tuned! Let us know if you have more questions about the P&O specialization before you press that "enroll" button.