Experiential learning

Simulation game imitated a factory floor to teach operations management skills

Simulation game imitated a factory floor to teach operations management skills

Playing the Littlefield simulation game over seven days taps into the competitiveness of MBA students and helps develop a better understanding of the challenges of managing a factory floor Read more

Every Monday morning, Professor Gibbons walked into the lecture theatre with a smile on his face. Read more

One MBA student finds that experiential learning is a very powerful teaching tool and one that can prepare you for the most challenging situations in real life Read more

Life at ESMT is not just studying, there is also time to enjoy all that Berlin has to offer  Read more

A team bonding event at an experiential learning centre near the school was the perfect beginning to the MBA programme Read more

Firstly, I have to apologise for the gap in my blogs – I have had a suspected case of swine flu! I’m all recovered now though so normal service will resume.

Our first “real” course on the MBA was entitled Exploring the International Business Environment (or EIBE for short). Read more

View from the office, downtown Chicago

View from the office, downtown Chicago

When considering whether or not to embark on an MBA, one of my initial considerations was: how much more could I learn about “business” in a classroom compared with on-the-job experience?

There were two key aspects to the One-Year Kellogg MBA programme that tipped the decision towards the MBA.

First, and the most obvious, was the fact that I could graduate in a year and have almost complete flexibility to focus on the areas most important to my personal development. Read more