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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 engineers can struggle to lead

Despite having a highly sought-after skill-set, engineers often find themselves lacking the soft skills needed to lead teams and manage colleagues. Daniel Caceres investigates how engineers feel about this gap, in an era when automation is making leadership more important than ever.

To be employable in the future, professionals need to master skills that machine and robots cannot yet learn. Leadership, teamwork […]

How a scholarship took me from Palestine to LSE

After winning the British Council’s HESPAL scholarship for Palestinian candidates, Dima Akel experienced a rare moment of reward and recognition for her academic achievements as a Palestinian.

It was one of those days: packed with classes and seminars discussing all things human resources, from organisational decision making to theories of organisations.

It was early evening and I had to rush to attend […]

Cappuccino with Chandler: the best cafés for studying

Like all management students, Saanya Narang found herself with lots of reading to do. But rather than staying in the library, she ventured out to find the best coffee shops for studying near LSE – and these were her favourites.

I’m always asked how I find the time to explore London whilst being a student in the Global Masters in Management […]

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    Saying goodbye to perfectionism: reflections on my first term at LSE

Saying goodbye to perfectionism: reflections on my first term at LSE

‘What would be the point of being at LSE if I do not feel challenged?’ Global Master’s in Management student Maieule de Carné, learns to let go of perfectionism, and focus on learning.

It is the last Thursday before the end of term, and here I am, sitting on a plane to Dublin reflecting on my first semester at LSE. […]

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    Inspirational work-life lessons from the woman behind IHG communications

Inspirational work-life lessons from the woman behind IHG communications

Dima Akel reviews LSE’s public lecture with communications expert, Yasmin Diamond, which formed part of the Women In Business series.

Imagine the scene. Wooden doors, reserved VIP, velvet, silky chairs, starry birds in the architecture, strangers sitting all together in one room with attentive eyes on the phenomenal character of the woman sitting in front of them. This 2 hour […]

Welcome tips for your first week at LSE Management

In celebration of the start of the 2017-18 academic year, we interviewed a few of last year’s Department of Management students for some words of wisdom for the new programme cohorts.
Here’s what they had to say about life as an LSE Management student.
‘It’s really going to define your experience here’
MSc Management of Information Systems & Digital Innovation 2016/17 student, […]

5 tips to excel in the GMAT and your LSE application

Attendees at our information session on 6 September got some top tips from representatives of GMAT and LSE Graduate Admissions on the essential elements of a successful application process. Here are our top five takeaways from the evening. You can also watch the full recording of the panel below.

1. Understand the GMAT before you go and choose your target score

The GMAT […]

My journey from LSE student to global entrepreneur

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re probably like me – thinking about (or already) studying a graduate business programme at LSE. Sure, we come from all over the world in different shapes, sizes, races, and genders, but if I had to guess, I’d wager we all share something in common.

I’d be willing to bet we all carry some […]