6 Reasons to do your MBA at Hitotsubashi ICS in Japan

Posted by Aiko Tokiyama on Aug 29, 2019 5:05:00 PM

Deciding where to do an MBA involves a large number of variables, like any other life-changing decision. If you are on the fence, trying to weigh the financial investment required and the opportunity cost versus the benefits of each program, consider these six reasons to join Hitotsubashi ICS, Japan’s #1 MBA program (2019 QS Rankings).

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Topics: global business school, Global Network for Advanced Management, Network, life after the MBA, Why Japan, MBA in Japan, Studying in Japan, MBA Internship, ROI

Working in Japan | Reflections of an MBA graduate

Posted by Aiko Tokiyama on Aug 1, 2019 1:23:00 PM

Last month, we sat down with Vivek Kovilakathu, one of our alumni, to talk about his experience working in Japan as a foreigner. We learned about some of the challenges but also the benefits of working as an international professional in a Japanese company. Here are the highlights of our conversation:

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Topics: Network, Working in Japan, Alumni Voice, Why Japan, MBA in Japan, Studying in Japan

Four takeaways through a Company Visit

Posted by Nico (Naoko Nogamoto) on Mar 6, 2019 5:25:00 PM

Last January, my classmates and I visited the Trusco Nakayama (“Trusco” hereinafter) logistics center in Saitama, Japan to learn about its management and operations. We were very impressed by the state-of- the-art logistics technologies and unique human resource management system.

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Topics: Porter Prize, Hitotsubashi ICS, Business Strategy, competitive strategy, Life at ICS, Network, life after the MBA

ICS’ network is there for you

Posted by Byline ICS on Feb 25, 2019 2:25:41 PM

I graduated from ICS in August 2014, and for the past four years and a half change has been an integral part of my life. I got married, moved internationally three times, had to battle severe illness and shifted my career from management consulting and business analysis to entrepreneurship. Through all this change, some principles I acquired at ICS have been of great help.

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Topics: Hitotsubashi ICS, Life at ICS, Network, life after the MBA, Career change, entrepreneurship, consulting firm, Working in Japan, Alumni Voice

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