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A stand-out degree: why LSE’s MiM was right for me

Choosing a Master’s in Management programme can be tricky- what are your career goals? Where do you want to live? What size of cohort is best for you? Here’s why LSE’s Master’s in Management stood out to Matei Bjola and why he’s never regretted his decision to come to London.

Hi, my name is Matei! If you’re reading this, you […]

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    Could you say that again? The perks and pitfalls of pursuing my MSc in a foreign language

Could you say that again? The perks and pitfalls of pursuing my MSc in a foreign language

Studying at LSE is already both an accomplishment and a challenge. Throw in a language barrier and you’re in for a year of personal growth to be proud of. In his latest post, Josué Montenegro Orozco shares what it felt like to study on the MSc Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship programme in a second language and gives his tips for other […]

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    London Life in Colour 2: travelcard tips and sites not to be missed

London Life in Colour 2: travelcard tips and sites not to be missed

MSc Marketing student Bridget Harkness is no stranger to the power of brand guidelines to tell the story of an experience. That’s why she’s created her own palette of colours to describe her first semester here at LSE. This is the second in a series of three articles of Bridget’s personal stories of life in London and her top tips for making […]

How being CEO for a month reshaped my perspective

During a month acting as CEO for Adecco Group Switzerland, Luca Feser discovered how design thinking can transform organisations. So upon returning to LSE, Luca decided to help apply these insights to Kickstart London, a start-up incubator uniting the city’s universities to create diverse problem-solving entrepreneurial teams.  

Students looking for a job over the summer tend to go through the same […]

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    Five days of trials, tech and teamwork: welcome to Sprint Week

Five days of trials, tech and teamwork: welcome to Sprint Week

Innovation can transform the world. So how can it be encouraged and nurtured? Sofia Klapp, studying for her MSc Management of Information Systems and Digital Innovation (MISDI), reveals how the programme’s unique Sprint Week concept challenged her and her fellow classmates to generate, develop and pitch genuinely groundbreaking ideas. 

It was Monday morning, and 18 multidisciplinary teams were assembled at their desks. It […]

How I overcame my worst fears – and my comfort zone

Moving beyond your comfort zone can be scary. Global Master’s in Management student Alice Brazil-Burns reveals what she learned about overcoming her fears at Farrah Storr’s Women in Business lecture, where the inspiring Cosmopolitan editor explained her advice for succeeding in adversity.
 

As the middle-child born and raised in Manchester, Farrah Storr realised she needed to step out of her comfort zone […]

Five tips to ace your LSE application

Applications for LSE’s programmes are now open – but before you submit, check out our tips straight from the Graduate Admissions office. See a full list of our Management programmes or come learn about them in person or via livestream on 21 November at our annual Applicants’ Evening.

Do your research

We receive applications from lots of prospective students who […]

Why international experience puts LSE students in demand

More than ever, businesses need employees with international experience. For Business Because, Marco De Novelis looks at how LSE’s Global Master’s in Management gives students valuable pathways towards important global exposure.

By Marco De Novelis for Business Because

Employers have long-appreciated international experience in university grads. In 2011, in the biggest survey ever conducted on the subject, QS found over 80% of employers […]

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    Entrepreneurial activity in the UK is strong, but regionally unbalanced

Entrepreneurial activity in the UK is strong, but regionally unbalanced

Mobilise labour and knowledge and the UK will enjoy a more inclusive and sustainable entrepreneurial society, writes Saul Estrin

 

Experts in the field of entrepreneurship recently met at the London School of Economics to discuss reform strategies proposed in a new policy brief, which seeks to promote entrepreneurship in the UK.

Dr Mark Sanders, Associate Professor at the Utrecht University School of […]