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The life of a Business Process graduate in Malaysia…

Category: Business Processes | (6) comments
Dear reader, Almost a year has passed since I last wrote about my experiences as a Business Process Graduate in Novo Nordisk. Over the past year, a lot has happened. I have moved to Kuala Lumpur, and almost finalised my second rotation working with Commercial Effectiveness and Marketing. It has been a true adventure, and […]
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What is it like to join a department as a graduate?

Category: Business IT | (0) comments
Hi everyone, as this is my first blog I feel I should do a quick introduction. My name is Matt and this past September I moved from the US to Denmark to start in the Business IT Graduate Program. One of the things that attracted me to program was the opportunity to get exposure to […]
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From dreams of Neurosurgery to Regulatory Affairs

Category: R&D Global Development R&D Regulatory Affairs | (7) comments
Being a naturally, annoyingly (ask my mum) inquisitive child, science always appealed to me; Neuroscience, in particular, after experiencing some not so great stuff and reading ‘The Man Who Mistook his wife for a hat’ by Oliver Sacks. Back then I wanted to study post-graduate medicine, so I could write volume two of Dr Sacks’ […]
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Why Would You Pick a Career in Procurement?

Category: Global Procurement | (0) comments
I will tell you why! But, before that, let me tell you my story. I, like many other Master students, have been in search of a career path and a specialization. Even though I had been studying Supply Chain Management, I realized that the field is still vast and with lots of opportunities to choose […]
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On Graduates´ Personal And Professional Development

Category: European Business Management | (0) comments
Hei everyone. I am Mirko and I will be posting here on the blog this year as a representative of the European Business Management graduate programme. At the moment I am taking my first rotation in the Copenhagen global headquarter, within Global Marketing. I currently sit in a launch team, where my colleagues and I […]
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On Business School and Meaningful Employment

Category: European Finance Global Finance International Operations Finance Uncategorized | (2) comments
Come on, let’s face it: we are all highly ambitious and anxious people. We are constantly comparing ourselves to peers, and missing out on a better career opportunity is the fear that keeps us awake at night. Similar to many of you, I found myself under pressure of the business school environment. Everybody and everything […]
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“I’m a graduate” – what does that really mean?

Category: Product Supply | (0) comments
Have you ever asked the question “what do you work with?” and your question was answered “I’m a graduate in…”? I’ve tried that multiple times and people reply as if it is common knowledge what their graduate position includes – to me it was not! I hope this blog will help you to understand the […]
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You won’t get extra (or minus) points for being an Asian…

Category: Business Processes | (0) comments
The graduate programme seeks only qualified talents and YOU are selected because of your academic achievement, international experience, and personality. My name is Eric and I am blogging for the 2014 business processes graduate programme. This is a photo of my new Novo Nordisk family (6 Business Processes graduates, 2 Global Marketing graduates, and 2 […]
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Procurement: What finance skills do you need?

Category: Global Procurement | (0) comments
A wonderful summer with World Cup in football and a rotation in finance – not a bad combination – has passed since my last post, and I’m now 3 month into my rotation in Procurement in USA. In that period I’ve had one question, I often received in the last application period, left unanswered: “What […]
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VIDEO: What is so special about joining Novo Nordisk as a graduate?

Category: Business IT | (3) comments
That’s a cocktail of many factors! The video in this post gives you some of the answers to that question. But first of all a warm welcome to the Business IT graduate blog! I was one out of five enthusiatistic people who joined the Business IT graduate program in September 2014, and I will be blogging about my experiences in […]
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