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Events: Hilton and Barcelona Business School discuss best management practices

Barcelona Business School students recently met with Hilton executives at their five-star, beachfront hotel in Barcelona to learn about the international company´s operations. Executives discussed a variety of topics with the students, including the management of the front desk, events, restaurants, finances and executive services. They also showed students their premium facilities, outlined the marketing

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Alumni News: Barcelona Business School alumni Stephan Maric launches eFans.com

eFans.com, The Sports Revolution, goes out of beta Santa Monica, CALIFORNIA – January 22nd, 2008 –  eFans today announced it has concluded Beta successfully and is in full production. The updated and expanded version of the website features a very user friendly design and many new exciting features such as live scores, news, stats  and a section for

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Introducing the European and Spanish Master/MBA Programs

Study at 3 different European or Spanish campus locations! During the European or Spanish Master/MBA program, students study 3 quarters at 3 different campus locations across Europe or pain. Students are introduced to a wide range of European values and business practices as the program combines a strong international academic curriculum with an extensive European/Spanish focus

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Revised innovative undergraduate and graduate study programs and specialzations

In response to the demand for international business and management education that is both general and specific in nature, our undergraduate and graduate study programs have been revised for the upcoming academic year 2008 – 2009 by our academic council, the Global Council for Management Education. To ensure a smooth transition, the new study programs

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Events: Barcelona Business School looks into sustainable tourism in Kenya and beyond

Barcelona Business School recently welcomed two eco-tourism experts who discussed with students the sustainable tourism operations of the Norwegian organization ‘Basecamp Explorer’ in Kenya, Norway, India and the Pyrenees. Tina Frisk and Moses Ole Sayalel particularly focused on Basecamp Explorer´s operations in Kenya, where Tina works as manager and Moses as safari guide. In Kenya,

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Introducing the International Student Mobility Initiative

The International Student Mobility Initiative was founded with the intention to promote global student mobility and to increase student participation and involvement in international education. The initiative encourages co-operation between universities, colleges, schools and other educational institutions in order to increase awareness among students of the various opportunities within the International Higher Education Area (IHEA),

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Alumni News: Barcelona Business School alumni Harald José Haraldsen’s thesis on local Norwegian soccer teams

Norwegian media showcases Barcelona Business School graduate´s final project; Community welcomes his suggestions BBS student Harald Jose Haraldsen has been the subject of local media and community attention since he returned to his native Norway. People are interested in finding out what they can do to keep local football clubs alive and Haraldsen is now ready to provide answers.

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Student News: Barcelona Business School student Jun-Hwan Park to participate in Model United Nations conference 2007

About Jun-Hwan Park Born in 1985 in Santiago Chile, “Jun” was raised by multi-cultural surroundings. Both parents South Korean, educated by international schools, he will graduate from Barcelona Business School with a Bachelor degree in Business Communication and Public Relations. August 2004, Jun moved from Santiago to Alfred University, New York; however, Jun rapidly realized his desire

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Barcelona Business School students to write a business plan for the “reacTable”

As real-life examples and business projects are highly valued with us, undergraduate and graduate students from Barcelona Business School were asked by the school to write a comprehensive business plan for the “reacTable”, a revolutionary new electronic music instrument. Dr. Sergi Jordà, project leader of the research group at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra’s Audiovisual Institute, provided our students with a complete presentation about the

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Visiting faculty and guest speakers to organize e-Business seminars at Barcelona Business School

Marc Van Gastel is a Senior Advisor at the Department of Economics of the Flemish Government, Senior Advisor at the Cabinet of the Vice-Minister President and Flemish Minister of Economics, Entrepreneurship, Science and Innovation, and previous Director of ICT and New Media at the Antilope Group (Belgium). Previous teaching positions include e-Business seminars at the University

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