Talent Center: Receive personalized career guidance every step of the way
The ESSEC Global MBA Talent center continuously works towards building partnerships with major companies and institutions in the corporate world.
We will support you in developing the skills you need to be exceptional candidates for world-class recruiters. Thanks to the engagement of alumni, HR and executive search firms, our team is able to kickstart your career in your desired industry and help you achieve your goals.
Career Services in the Global MBA
The Talent Center offers personalized support enabling participants enrolled in the Global MBA program to define and build their next professional step.
Global MBA participants will benefit from tailored and individualized initiatives adapted to their needs:
Strategy and Digital Leadership
- ICF certified career coach
- Online preparation for case study interview Dedicated GMBA job board
- Deliverables at each milestone of the job search
Luxury Brand Management
- Career consultant specialized in Luxury
- Access to and personalized introductions to up to 900 alumni worldwide
- Access to unique luxury company database
- CV book distributed to 150 top luxury HR directors worldwide
- Access to job offers from luxury partners
- Dedicated GMBA career coach
- One to one coaching session throughout the program
- CV review session
- Cover letter
- Mentoring program
- Pitch practices
- Mock interview with professionals
- K-lab Consultation Corner
- Online resources
- Career Events and fairs
- Networking Events
- Company visits
The Career day acts as a bridge between the Global MBA participants and their future dream jobs.This year we organized a virtual career day in collaboration with MBA Exchange. This allowed them to exchange with senior professionals from leading companies like Uber, ViiBE, Tik Tok among others. This gave students the opportunity to network with potential future employers.
First, I would like take this opportunity to extend my deepest gratitude towards the entire team that organized the career day in collaboration with MBA Exchange. It was a remarkable experience, as we got the opportunity to meet and have a chat with senior professionals, at leading firms such as Uber, ViiBE, TikTok etc. Moreover, I got the chance to dig deep into the culture, work environment and recruitment process of the companies that I aim to target.
Simona Sarkissian, Global MBA participant, Class of 2021
ESSEC GMBA career day, organized in collaboration with MBA exchange, was a fantastic opportunity for the students to network with industry leaders from some of the top companies from around the world. Incredible start to the year!
Yatin Nanda, Global MBA participant & Student Ambassador, Class of 2021
What’s the ROI?
This Employment Report details the career outcomes of our graduates between 2017 and 2019. According to our Career Survey 2020, with 58% of graduates changing sector and 89% of graduates changing function after the program, the Global MBA has proven to be a catalyst contributing significantly towards the professional goals of participants looking to switch their careers.
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Join a Worldwide Network of Excellence
Become one of the 60,000 Alumni around the world
The ESSEC Alumni association currently consists of over 55 local chapters around the globe. This active network engages regularly with students, organizing events throughout the year, maintaining an exclusive directory of contacts, and promoting partnerships between current and former ESSEC students and the global business community. This is true in all sectors covered by our majors. For example, the International Luxury Brand Management major offers a great network of alumni in various luxury companies at different levels of management thanks to the 600 Luxury Brand Management alumni worldwide educated at ESSEC over the last 22 years. Luxury alumni regularly host cocktail evenings and get-togethers where current students are also invited.
When you join ESSEC Business School, you join a community; yours! You will discover within the community, the power of the ESSEC network.
The ESSEC Alumni network already comprises diverse profiles dispersed across all corners of the world. Each individual is unique, but they share a common goal - to achieve their career objectives.
As soon as you start the program at ESSEC, you become a member of ESSEC Alumni and you remain one forever. This is, in principal, the lifetime membership that ESSEC, as a French Business school with a global reach, has been the first to put in place.
At each step, before and after your course, ESSEC Alumni serves as a support to:
- Find an internship or a job in France, Singapore, or worldwide
- Manage your professional progression
- Switch career paths, become an entrepreneur or an independent consultant
- Facilitate exchange with professionals with common goals
- Maintain contact with your cohort and the community
Discover all the services and facilities offered by ESSEC Alumni here.