TIAS School for Business and Society - Blog
02 May 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 1 min read
After working for several years, I planned to study further in business. The Business Analytics track from TIAS caught my eye. Having a taste of a lesson at TIAS, I made my mind to study here.
30 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 3 min read
Studying while working full time: impossible, right? Wrong. Too many people avoid continuing education because they’re convinced it’s “impossible”. Nothing could be further from the truth. But how exactly do you go about it? Read on for seven of our top tips.
26 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 2 min read
A blog post written by Ammara Naeem from Pakistan | Full-time MBA alumna 2015-2016 Before hopping on the adventurous MBA journey, Ammara Naeem spent her time exploring the field of human resources and developed a passion for its varied aspects. Her diverse background included life experiences in countries like Qatar, Bahrain, the USA and - of course - her birthplace, Pakistan.
25 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 2 min read
It has been about a year since I started contemplating on my decision to pursue a master's degree in the Netherlands. Looking back, I suddenly realize what a tremendous change I have seen – from travelling amidst the jampacked traffic of New Delhi streets on a hot summer evening, to cycling my way to TIAS on a freezing morning on bike lanes of a snow clad country that probably has not seen the...
24 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 2 min read
Being an expert in your field is something that every professional strives for. Not only is it satisfying when colleagues come to you for help, but positioning yourself as an expert is also a great way of creating value for yourself and your organization. But just how should you go about becoming an expert? Here are five tips to help you on your way.
18 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 2 min read
What a year it has been until now! I have learned so much, my brain feels almost full. Besides the academic knowledge I have acquired at TIAS, the thing I will always take away from this experience is more personal: learning about myself made me able to better adapt to other people, cultures, and values. Studying at TIAS is for me like a work vacation. As I live in Rotterdam, I have to take...
17 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 2 min read
Gamblers who talk to their dice in the hopes of influencing the outcome are an example of something known as the “illusion of control”. The inverse also exists, when people incorrectly believe that they are powerless to influence a given situation. Generally speaking, it’s helpful to believe in your own ability to influence matters. In fact, positive thinking can help you take your career to...
15 April 2019 TIAS School for Business & Society 2 min read
A blog post written by Anil Yildirim from Turkey | Full-time MBA alumna 2015-2016 After five years of work experience in Turkey, Anil Yildirim decided to reward herself by moving out of her comfort zone, investing in her personal and professional development and gaining further international exposure. ‘In my opinion, MBA was a great option, which ticks all the boxes to equip myself with the...