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6 tips for a successful “FOMO” detox at INSEAD


We’ve learned many colloquialisms since we stepped foot on the INSEAD campus: breakout rooms, Dash, splash, Renaissance, lunch roulette, Fonty. But one word seems to stand out though: FOMO a.k.a. fear of missing out. There’s no cure for it, but here are a few ways we can try to avoid it. Or at least suffer less from it. …

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Around the world in 10 months at INSEAD


To all the people hesitating between an MBA and a one-year trip around the world, I now have the official solution—go to INSEAD!  Before last year, I thought that I either had to focus on my career and education, or think about my personal enjoyment and travel the world. In short, I couldn’t combine personal …

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We are never alone


A very pleasant call Months ago, riding my bicycle down through Av. Faria Lima in São Paulo, I received a call from INSEAD. That was the yes-you’ve-been-approved call I’d been anxiously waiting for. Applying for a top business school is definitely not a solo job. Some help you to choose the school with the best fit. …

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B School Smarties: Classes, Classmates & What to Expect


We’ve already passed the midway point for P1 for the 14Js here at INSEAD – a kind of crazy realization for me because of the perpetual time warp feeling here (you will always feel like you both just arrived and have been here and known everyone for forever). To put that in perspective, that means …

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..and it’s already P2!

I have just returned from the break between P1 and P2. One period has gone and what is true is that it goes by so fast. But it’s dense, so full of everything. It’s international. Everyone knows that and many choose INSEAD because of this unique opportunity to be exposed to such diversity. This diversity …

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