Exclusive to ESSEC’s Asia-Pacific campus in Singapore, the Master in Management cohort gets the opportunity to integrate academic courses in the first trimester with practical exposure to business consultancy via the JCE module. The first two phases of the JCE journey requires students to fulfil a consultancy role for a multinational corporation (MNC) and a non-profit organization respectively by developing innovative solutions to a real business problem that these entities face. In the final phase, students are required to create a product or service that will benefit the ESSEC Asia-Pacific community, while upholding sustainability and responsibility as core values of the module.
My JCE experience has taught me several skills that I could apply to my future endeavors. I learned the importance of using industry parallels to develop new innovative solutions. It is important to not just restrict research to the industry in focus but to look into related or similar industries to seek leverage for solutions. I also realized the importance of developing easy, practical solutions that have the potential of creating a large impact. Another very important skill that I acquired through the JCE was the art of making a strong pitch to convince the jury about the value of my innovation to the intended target audience, coupled with a persuasive call to action.
Several such skills along with a lot of fruitful interaction and team building have made my experience wholesome. I strongly believe that a dynamic ESSEC curriculum, the JCE provides skills that are synergistic to its goal of developing leaders.
Yesho Vardhan Gupta
Master in Management Student Cohort 2021/2022
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