CSR visit at LIDL Belgium

Wednesday, 4 January 2017, 22:53 | Category : Masters
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Tweet Hi there, My peers in the MGM/MIE Leuven group and I recently visited LIDL’s distribution centre in Sint-Niklaas. With this visit, we had the opportunity to discuss some corporate sustainability and responsibility (CSR) issues that LIDL Belgium faces. In our lectures, the charismatic Prof Xavier conveyed to us that CSR is not about philanthropy, […]

Career Day I

Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 13:09 | Category : Career Event, Event, Masters
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Tweet Career Day I, 9th of November, Vlerick Business School Brussels – The Vlerick master students got the opportunity to experience 4 big companies, potentially future employers, in a more interactive way. Read more about our meeting with AB Inbev, Hilti, Nestlé, Reckitt Benckiser and Unilin below. First on the agenda for both of us (Kaat and […]

Brussels Job Fair

Tweet On February 3rd, a job fair was organized at the Vlerick Brussels campus. We had the opportunity to meet up with almost 40 different companies from various sectors such as retail, chemical industry, consultancy, audit, etc.  Each firms had 2 or 3 spoke persons and would give away many tips, advices, flyers and even […]

Kerkrade Experience

Wednesday, 5 November 2014, 14:00 | Category : Event, Masters, Masters in Marketing Management, Opening Seminar
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Tweet Last month we had a chance to visit Abdij Rolduc in Kerkrade for our Opening Seminar. At first, I thought it would be another ideal opportunity to party, but actually it was much more than that. We were there for our Professional Management Skills Seminar, and what could be better than to experience it […]

Start of a new year!

Tweet 3 weeks into the programme, our Masters students are getting used to life at Vlerick. On September 3rd, we welcomed over 220 students, from over 25 different countries for their Kick-off! They met our campus, our Faculty and staff and got to know each other. The official Opening by our Dean, followed on Monday, […]

MFM in London

Tweet Dear readers, Brace yourselves, a wall of text is coming… The highlights of the MFM’s venture into London during a study trip are described below, proceed at your own discretion. Day 1 On the Monday morning of January 20th, before sunrise, the MFM class gathered in Brussels to go to London by the Eurostar […]

Global IRC team goes to the BeNeLux Finals

Tweet Just a quick update today. We are proud to announce that the Vlerick Business School Global IRC team has reached the BeNeLux finals of the worldwide competition of the CFA institute. After countless hours of work, very few hours of sleep during one of the busiest periods of MFM program, this group consisting of […]

Bright future ahead

Tweet Dear readers Finally found the time to write a little blog post and give you some additional insights on what has happened in the last few weeks within the mysterious walls of our beloved Ghent campus. Right before the Christmas Holiday we had … Oops! Almost made a spelling mistake there. Let’s give it […]

Reality Check

Tweet Let me start by telling you that Vlerick is lying to you when it says Invest 1 year gain 5. The education here will alter your lives for much longer than that. The degree at the end of the course is definitely valuable but the difference it makes to your life is invaluable. The […]

MFM Challenges

Sunday, 22 December 2013, 20:48 | Category : Masters
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Tweet Dear readers, Let’s talk about the deep dive challenge, a typical Vlerick Business school experience as it is a real life case and it requires a pragmatic approach. Our deep dive challenge was about forming a strategy for one of the big banks of Belgium. We started off on Thursday morning and we had […]