career development

Female Power at HHL

In 2017, McKinsey published their latest report “Women matter”, clearly stating that it is time to accelerate gender diversity: “Women continue to make up less than 40 percent of the global labour force, and only…



From a Bachelor in English Literature to Bertelsmann

Interview by Maximilian Hofmann, Media Relations US American Pamela Taylor forges ahead: The HHL alumna completed her MBA studies with DAAD honors in 2014 and has been developing a successful career at the international media…


Because Family Matters

The annual event “FAME – the Family Business Meeting Event” is an excellent platform to connect HHL students with family-owned companies Not only more than half of the German revenues are generated by them, but…


Wines and Beyond – Roland Berger x HHL Recruiting Event

As in the previous years, HHL’s longstanding cooperation partner and leading global consultancy Roland Berger invited the new M.Sc. students for a get-together and wine-tasting. On September 28, 2017, the approximately 25 new HHL M.Sc….


Career Switch to Siemens Management Consulting

HHL part-time MSc Alumnus Sebastian Herrmann: “HHL not only grew my professional network, I also found friends for life” Sebastian started his part-time Master in Management studies at HHL in 2012. After completing his studies,…


Networking, Entrepreneurial Spirit & BBQ

Start-up Career Fair @HHL September 19,  2017 The Start-up Career Fair is the perfect opportunity for upcoming HHL graduates to experience a unique entrepreneurial spirit and to get in contact with HHL alumni, who successfully…


Combining Brand Management Lecture with Porsche Visit

Written by Petra Spanka, Senior Manager Student Recruitment MBA After their first week at HHL in January this year, the GEMBA5 class now returned to campus for their next residential week. Three weeks ago, the…


Roland Berger x HHL Consulting Challenge

20 people had the chance to discover what it takes to be a successful management consultant from Germany’s leading business and were invited to the Roland Berger x HHL Consulting Challenge. Both Roland Berger and HHL…


An Amazing Experience, Which Catapulted Ahead My Career

HHL full-time MBA alumnus Sharique Husain: “It was my experience at HHL and in Berlin that really prepared me for an international career” After completing his Master studies at HHL, Sharique joined the Berlin based…


With Speed to McKinsey

HHL alumna Bettina Heilemann: “HHL prepared me very well when it comes to speed, complex problem solving, and structured thinking” Bettina Heilemann completed her Master in Management in 2015 and started with McKinsey where she…


HHL gave me tools to further develop my career

HHL full-time MBA alumnus Bar Aloni: “HHL gave me tools to further develop my career” Bar Aloni, HHL graduate from Israel, finished his studies in the full-time MBA program in 2016. After finishing HHL he…


From Uzbekistan to PUMA, Germany

Gulchekhra Bakeberg (Uzbekistan), HHL full-time MBA Alumna, HR Business Partnering at PUMA Europe Gulchekhra tells us in an interview why did she decide for the MBA and how she came to her job at PUMA… Why…


From HHL MBA to Huawei

Interview with Li Jin, HHL MBA alumnus Current employer: Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH | Undergraduate major: Refrigeration Equipment and Cryogenic Technology | Work experience before MBA: Thermal Energy and Power Engineering, Electronic Signature (11.5 years) Please tell us…


Finding a job through HHL: A real life experience

Written by Luis Villacorta (El Salvador), current MBA student If you are currently considering studying in HHL, you are probably thinking this right now… “Cool city? Check. Helpful and warm program staff? Check. Internationality, recognition…