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There Was a Warm Smile Everywhere

Written by Hejing Tang (Peking University, Guanghua School of Management) When I was climbing the stairs carrying a big suitcase, a teenage girl took the initiative and helped me out with my second suitcase. When I got lost in a street…


HHL Warmly Welcomes New Global EMBA Class to Leipzig

25 students of the Global Executive MBA program with eada Business School arrived in Leipzig for their first residential week at HHL. The week started on Sunday, January 21, with a welcome dinner in the famous…


IDC Herzliya (Israel) & HHL Sign Agreement

During the visit of a Leipzig delegation in its sister city Herzliya/Israel, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management and the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC) have signed an agreement on student exchange and academic cooperation. On…


FGU/UFA Sponsors Intelligent Logistics and SCM Seminar at HHL

For the first time, this year’s seminar “Intelligent Logistics and SCM” in HHL’s full-time MSc program is sponsored by the Franco-German University (FGU/UFA). The sponsorship, which was gathered in cooperation with the University of Cergy-Pontoise…


Speaking German Opens Many Doors

Written by Taís da Costa (Brazil), current MBA student Some people may say that “life is too short to learn German”. I disagree. My first trip to Germany sparked my interest in the language as well…


Pull Yourself out of the Bubble

The Canadian Finance Professor Arshad Ahmad, Ph.D., has been teaching in the Global Executive MBA program from the first batch onwards. In addition to his financial expertise, Ahmad has a Ph.D. in educational psychology and…


Understanding the Indian Market

When people in Western countries think of India and Calcutta in particular – the site of Mother Teresa’s charity – first things that come to mind are probably the poor living and working conditions. Perceived…


New Year in my Country

  “In the United States, the New Year is typically met with a glass of champagne, fireworks and close friends. And if you are lucky, a kiss from your significant other.” Daniel Ritchie from the…


Christmas in my country

“In Germany Christmas begins quite early in the supermarkets. 🙂 For me, though, it begins in December. It’s getting cold, it’s getting dark early, sometimes there’s snow, slowly there is some cuddly Christmas atmosphere lying…