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, […]

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 […]

The European Silicon Valley: M3’s International Study Trip to Dublin!

Tweet As a student in marketing management, there are endless possibilities for what type of position you can end up with: sales, consulting, branding, product management, corporate communications, business development, the list goes on and on. But what if you could work in these types of positions for some of the biggest tech companies in […]

MFM London Study Trip

Friday, 12 February 2016, 15:24 | Category : Masters
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Tweet Having a career in London is probably a shared dream of many young finance professionals. Not only is London the biggest financial centre of the world where all the top banks are located, it is also one of the biggest cities on earth. And it was during the Vlerick London Trip that those ungraspable […]

Industrat Offers B2B Marketing Simulation for M3

Tweet The Christmas holidays came and went, but the Masters in Marketing Management (M3) students had one more big challenge before their winter break: the Industrat business game simulation. Over the course of four days, the marketing students rolled up their sleeves and put their B2B decision-making skills to the test. The game simulated eight […]

Studying in the heart of Europe: Vlerick Brussels

Tweet Dear reader, All of my previous academic career years I have been studying in a small town called Leuven not that far from Brussels. I use the words “small” and “town” not for the bad reasons but just to draw an image of a small and cosy town where I spent ten years of […]

Day trip at Steinhoff International Logistics

Tweet Till recently my idea of what ‘logistics’ involved had always been rather theoretical and obscure. That was before our MGM Brussels class visited Steinhoff International Logistics in early November 2015. Steinhoff is a multi brand company selling low cost furniture and clothing brands internationally. The group started in South Africa. Today it owns 42 […]

Digital Marketing Bootcamp: 3 weeks hydration and brainstorming sponsored by Coca-Cola

Tweet Time to get happily serious and plan for fun. On the eve of Digital Marketing Bootcamp Vlerick, my expectations were enormous. We were going to see – and learn – in all colors! It must be said that the challenge was exciting: in three weeks and as a team, we had to design a powerful […]