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Women in Tech: Wired for Success

Dona “walks the walk” and “talks the talk.” She is a well-rounded woman in tech at Microsoft; she is a fashion blogger, designer, an author, an advocate for diversity in STEM, a mentor and coach for tech business, a wife, and a constant evolution of herself. Dona is an example of what each and every woman can be: a woman who takes control of her life, confidently, and boldly brings her holistic self to work.

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IE Business School’s International MBA ranked No. 8 in the world by Financial Times

IE Business School has climbed four places from the No. 12 position it held in the 2016 edition of the ranking. This recognition further consolidates IE’s position as a world leader in education, following its success in other recent rankings that recognize IE as the best business school in the world for online MBA programs (Financial Times, March 2016), 3rd in the world for Master in Finance programs (Financial Times, June 2016), and 4th in Europe in the ranking of European business schools (Financial Times, December 2016).

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"Winner's Dream" by Bill McDermott

“Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office” with SAP CEO Bill McDermott

“Dream big” is the CEO’s motto of the biggest software company in Europe. On the 21st of November, IE was honored to welcome the SAP CEO Bill McDermott as a speaker for the Fireside Chat on the IE Campus. Special thanks goes to William Dávila (IE Director of Corporate Relations) for the opening of the event and Amber Wigmore Álvarez (IE Executive Director of Career Services), who moderated the Fireside Chat event. Bill gave IE students very rare insights into his success story, beginning with his first job at Xerox, where he stayed 17 years and became the youngest Division President, to his nomination as CEO of SAP America in 2002, up to his current position as the CEO of SAP SE.

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