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International Study Visit - Henley Business School Finland

Learning sensitivities to work with different cultures

  • 6 Jun 2019
The International Study Visit (ISV), at first, was honestly just an elective that I needed to take to finish my Henley Executive MBA studies. Iโ€™d travelled to China several times…
International Study Visit Chile 2018 - Henley Business School

Red Hot Chile Peppers learn by giving โ€“ why pay to work 20 hours a day in a new culture?

  • 28 Aug 2018
When I started my Henley Executive MBA (EMBA) in 2016, it wasnโ€™t clear to me what the International Study Visit module was all about. Then about 5 to 6 weeks before we left for Santiago in July 2018, we received the...
The Integrated Leader โ€“ Henley Business School Finland

The debate on what is debatable in leadership

  • 12 Jun 2018
Last month, I attended the annual Windsor Leadership Debate, held at the Royal Institution in London’s Mayfair. Windsor Leadership Trust is a charity founded 1981, that provides โ€œtransformational leadership programmes…
Be happier in 2018 - Henley Business School Finland

Be happier in 2018

  • 12 Apr 2018
How can you make sure that 2018 is your happiest and most productive yet? 1. Accept stuff happens Life happens to all of us. Your computer crashes halfway through a…
Leadership journeys inwards - Henley Business School Finland

Leadership journeys inwards

  • 9 Apr 2018
Leadership education is often based on the traditional belief that heroic leaders should inspire people, setting the goal and direction with visionary insights. Even though this is important, leadership today…
The Integrated Leader โ€“ Henley Business School [:fi] The Integrated Leader -ohjelma โ€“ Henley Business School Finland

It’s not about you!

  • 30 Nov 2017
Most leadership programmes focus on developing self-awareness and self-management skills. Indeed, without these, your influence as a leader will be limited. However, there are other forces impacting organisational leadership that...
The Integrated Leader โ€“ Henley Business School Finland

The case for a confused leader

  • 16 Nov 2017
There are many theories about what it takes to be a transformational leader. The prevailing view is that leaders should never be perplexed or confused. They should be decisive, and…
Leadership - Henley Business School Finland

Dare to be yourself โ€“ also as a leader

  • 9 Nov 2017
Based on traditional leadership theories, the leader is the captain or the conductor: the determined one who guides the direction of an organisation. In the past few years, however, the…
Executive Education - Henley Business School Finland

In which decade did you last study?

  • 14 Aug 2017
Digitalisation and robotics are revolutionising more lines of business all the time. Job roles are changing dramatically and several roles are disappearing completely. At the same time, the population is…
Women in Leadership - Henley Business School Finland

An MBA can make you even more of a โ€œWonder Womanโ€

  • 27 Jul 2017
For cinema-goers and DC Comic fans, 1 June 2017 was a big day: the new Wonder Woman film hit the big screen. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana,…
Helsinki, Finland - Henley Business School Finland

How long do you think you will work for?

  • 28 Jun 2017
Lifelong learning. Competence renewal. Investing in learning. These slogans are everywhere. But do you realise how relevant they are to you too? The worldwide phenomenon of aging populations โ€“ particularly…
International Study Visit Chile 2017 - Henley Executive MBA - Henley Business School Finland

Sometimes you need to travel far

  • 24 May 2017
When I for the first time heard that the optional International Study Visit of the Henley Executive MBA programme was supposed to take place in Santiago, Chile this year, I…