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Can MBA’s help women have it all?

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 11:37
Olivia Ferris Laporte

A few years back, one of my bosses, a women’s rights advocate, stimulated my understanding of gender issues. Not only did she raise awareness but also she encouraged me to keep learning, reading and understanding this complex social issue. As a woman interested in business, it is another reason why I decided to enroll in an MBA. I am interested in witnessing and being part of the new generation of women reaching top corporate positions or becoming bold entrepreneurs. I believe that if men and women work together, we can break the glass ceiling.

One of the reasons I chose an...

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Beltran Macchi Salin of Paraguay is the new INCAE Business School Distinguished Graduate of 2014

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 16:47
Por: (Mauren Esquivel)

INCAE, December 16, 2014—Beltran Macchi Salin, president of Visión Banco SAECA, in Paraguay and MBA graduate (class XX of 1988 / Advanced Management Program Participant in 2001), was chosen as the distinguished INCAE Business School graduate of 2014. This distinction is given to alumni for their professional and personal career, which represents the values of leadership, ethics and social responsibility and the INCAE mission to actively promote development in regional countries.

INCAE’s main objective is its graduates; professionals whose characteristics and personal...

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INCAISTAS among the best Entrepreneurs of 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:20
Por: (Mauren Esquivel)

INCAE, December 11th, 2014—INCAE is proud to have two of our INCAISTAS recognized among the Best Entrepreneurs of 2014 according to the periodical, El Financiero. 

Gerardo Corrales, who holds a Masters in Business Administration with and emphasis in banking and finance from INCAE (class XXII-1990), is currently the General Manager of the Bank BAC in San Jose, Costa Rica and Executive Vice-President of the financial group, BAC Credomatic. 

Another entrepreneurial figure that stands out is Alonso Bogantes, Masters in Business Administration from INCAE (class XL-2002),...

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The person who changed my life for the better. Isabella.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 08:49

Each phase with our firstborn is a learning experience that will benefit the children that come after. 

Before having her I knew what she would be called.

Last week I heard her sing a solo in a concert, I couldn’t believe what I was seeing and hearing.  My little girl had transformed before my eyes and I saw the women she has been becoming every day.

Her performance made most that were present cry, including those that were not family.  It was a magical moment and I thought and felt something unprecedented.

I remember the smell after she was...

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