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Gearing up for P3

We’re told immediately after receiving admission to INSEAD that Periods 1 and 2 will be difficult. We’re reminded that with so many demands on our time (classes, clubs, parties, jobs), we’re not going to be able to “do it all.” And, every so often, we’re rebuked by our professors for not studying hard enough. The …

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Madrid football weekend

The week before we headed off for Madrid, Alfonso, our de-facto Captain, handed each of the players on the football team our INSEAD jerseys. Each jersey had a number, name and national flag on it. I looked around as people held their jerseys over their chests: Canadian, Spanish, Argentine, Romanian, Ukrainian, American, Norwegian, Slovakian, Turkish, …

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