The IB Podcast
IB Green Minds #3: In conversation with Harry Grocott

IB Green Minds #3: In conversation with Harry Grocott

February 13, 2020

Harry Grocott (MSc Climate Change, Management & Finance) is the founder of Treeconomy, a start-up providing innovative ways to offset CO2 emissions using trees. In this episode, Chloé and Harry talk about offsetting as a service and the challenges of creating a market for ecosystem services.

IB Green Minds #2: In conversation with Daniel Calleja Crespo

IB Green Minds #2: In conversation with Daniel Calleja Crespo

February 6, 2020

Daniel Calleja Crespo is the Director-General for Environment at the European Commission. In this episode, recorded in Brussels, Nico discusses the European Green Deal with Mr Crespo. In particular, they chat about the future of EU policy, with a special focus on the EU Circular Economy Action Plan and the system changes that a more circular economy will drive.

IB Green Minds #1: In conversation with Steve Waygood

IB Green Minds #1: In conversation with Steve Waygood

January 28, 2020

Steve Waygood is the Chief Responsible Investment Officer at Aviva Investors, where he leads the team responsible for integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues across all asset classes. In this episode, Nico and Felix talk to Steve about the challenges of climate change in the insurance sector and what Aviva is doing to manage risks and stakeholder expectations. Steve is the author of Capital Market Campaigning: The Impact of NGOs on Companies, Shareholder Value and Reputational Risk.

 

Find out more about Imperial's Centre for Climate Finance and Investment (CCFI): https://imprl.biz/CCFI

IB Green Minds: Meet the hosts

IB Green Minds: Meet the hosts

January 28, 2020

Green Minds at Imperial College Business School explores the science, stories and solutions behind climate change. In this episode, meet the four MSc Climate Change, Management and Finance students driving the conversation and asking important questions about the role financial institutions play in tackling climate change and how technology can help mitigate climate risks.

 

Find out more about Imperial's Centre for Climate Finance and Investment (CCFI): https://imprl.biz/CCFI

IB Careers #10: Final round of interviews and offers with Megan Camacho

IB Careers #10: Final round of interviews and offers with Megan Camacho

November 21, 2019

In episode 10 of IB Careers - start your future today, Edina talks to Megan again, this time about the final round interviews and offers. Megan shares her top tips on what students should expect from final rounds and how to prepare for them. In the second half of the episode Megan and Edina discuss elements of offer letters that students should watch out for before accepting an offer.

For more information on Careers at Imperial College Business School, please visit our website: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/programmes/career-service/

IB Careers #9: Assessment centers with Megan Camacho

IB Careers #9: Assessment centers with Megan Camacho

November 14, 2019

In episode 9 of IB Careers - start your future today, we talk to Megan Camacho from IB careers about assessment centres and how Imperial College Business School students can best prepare for them. Megan shares the "assessment centre etiquette" and other top tips that will help students succeed in this round of the recruitment cycle.

For more information on Careers at Imperial College Business School, please visit our website: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/programmes/career-service/

IB Programmes #2: What is the importance of diversity and inclusion (D&I) and should it matter to you?

IB Programmes #2: What is the importance of diversity and inclusion (D&I) and should it matter to you?

November 12, 2019

We get to the crux of why diversity and inclusion, also known as D&I, is important – both from a Business School context and in the workplace. We are in conversation with Joёl McConnell, Executive Director of Marketing, Recruitment and Admissions, and Leila Guerra, Associate Dean of Programmes, who are both experts and proponents of diversity at business schools and beyond. Special guest, India Love, a student on the Imperial Full-Time MBA gives an insight into her experiences of D&I at the work place and at Imperial College Business School.

Find more about our programmes here: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/programmes/

IB Programmes #1: Do I really need an MBA to progress my career?

IB Programmes #1: Do I really need an MBA to progress my career?

November 12, 2019

We are in conversation Sarah Ranchev-Hale, Director of Careers, Employer Relations, and Andreia Ferreira, Career Consultant, at Imperial College Business School to discuss how an MBA will help you to progress your career. Special guest, Andre Kashiwara, a Senior Manager of Operations at Amazon UK and alumnus of the Imperial Full-Time MBA, shares his career journey and how the Full-Time MBA has helped him get there.

Find out more about our MBA programmes: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/programmes/mba-programmes/

IB Careers #8: Networking with Melody Goh

IB Careers #8: Networking with Melody Goh

October 30, 2019

In episode eight of IB Careers- start your future today Edina chats to Melody Goh again, this time about the importance of networking. They talk about the different ways the Careers team helps students prepare for networking events, how students can practice and what the different networking events that student can expose themselves to are. Melody shares her top tips to students eager to expand their network while at the Business School. 

For more information on Careers at Imperial College Business School, please visit our website: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/programmes/career-service/

IB Careers #7: Interviews with Melody Goh

IB Careers #7: Interviews with Melody Goh

October 18, 2019

In the seventh episode of IB Careers - start your future today Edina talks to Melody Goh about the wide variety of interviews that students may encounter throughout their application processes. Melody explains the different types of interviews students can expect and gives top tips on how to best prepare for them. 

For more information on Careers at Imperial College Business School, please visit our website: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/programmes/career-service/