HEC in the Press

MBA Acceptance Rates At Top European Business Schools

Poetsandquants.com, 31 October 2018

With a 17.5% acceptance rate, HEC Paris can rightly claim to admit fewer candidates from its applicants pool than Wharton, Chicago Booth, Northwestern Kellogg or Dartmouth Tuck. In the past year, some 2,231 candidates, a 5% increase over year-earlier volume, applied to HEC's MBA program. 

The Rise Of Specialized Master’s Programs In Europe

poetsandquants.com, 29 October 2018

Eloic Peyrache, Associate Dean of HEC Paris’s MSc in Management program, explains the reasons of the 20% increase in students applying to the school's specialized master’s courses in the past few years. 

Sexual Harassment At Work: What The Law Says

Forbes.com, 22 October 2018

Sexual harassment should be addressed by answering three fundamental questions: when and how to respond to the complaint; how to evaluate its content; and how to ensure that the company’s reaction is effective, writes HEC Paris Professor Matteo Winkler, in an op-ed for Forbes. 

Is Heated US Immigration Rhetoric Discouraging Overseas Students from MBA Programs?

TopMBA.com, 22 October 2018

As an American, Sarah Breeden had always dreamed of getting that all-American qualification: an MBA. She considered applying to several top US schools. But in the end, she chose HEC Paris in Europe, in part for its diversity — the MBA cohort is of 50 different nationalities. 

Executive MBA Ranking 2018: ranking and analysis

ft.com, 15 October 2018

HEC Paris enters the Financial Times' Executive MBA ranking with its solo programme in joint sixth place. Alumni are ranked third for career progress and in the top 10 for salary. The EMBA also has a strong global element, with its modules available in 14 different locations helping it to reach 10th place for international experience.

3 Things You Should Always Look for During a New Employee's First 100 Days

Inc.com, 12 October 2018

What should managers look for in the first 100 days of an employee's new role? Nicolas Lemoine, Executive VP of Custom Programs at HEC Paris Business School, offers three top tips to managers. 

I Have A Low GPA—Will I Still Be Accepted Into The MBA At HEC Paris?

businessbecause.com, 11 October 2018

Every week, BusinessBecause gives students the opportunity to ask one of their chosen admissions experts anything they want to know about getting into a chosen business school. This week's question "I Have A Low GPA—Will I Still Be Accepted Into The MBA At HEC Paris?" is answered by Benoit Banchereau, director of admissions at HEC Paris' MBA. 

The three skills you need to get a first job in trading in 2018

efinancialcareers.com, 5 October 2018

Olivier Bossard, Professor of Finance and Executive Director of the MSc in Finance at HEC Paris, imparts three insights for students willing to work in the trading industry. 

8 master's degrees programs from top universities that are available entirely online and including access to a prestigious alumni network

businessinsider.com, 3 October 2018

HEC Paris' Online Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is quoted among Business Insider's selection. HEC Paris offers this online program designed to enable students to identify and develop innovative and high-potential commercial opportunities, especially for new entrepreneurs focusing on business development leadership, product innovation, or launching a new business venture. 

How a New Designer at LVMH Could Shift the Luxury Landscape

Bloomberg.com, 28 September 2018

Gachoucha Kretz, Professor of Marketing at HEC Paris, comments on Hedi Slimane's recruitment by LVMH's Celine label.