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In spring 2016, I had been living in Tilburg for eight months, and enjoyed the student life. About one year ago, April 11th, I chaired a committee that organised the Asset Conference. It was the first experience I had with organising such an event. The days just before the event were intense, and afterwards there was ample spare time. I focused on the upcoming exams from my master supply chain management and looked forward to the summer holidays and future employment opportunities.
Things turned out quite different than how they were supposed to go. During my brief time at Asset (Association for Students Studying Economics in Tilburg), I met a lot of great and ambitious people. A new friend which I met during the organisation of the Asset Conference, asked me whether I was interested in a student board year. Without doubt, a board year would be a great experience, but till that moment I had not really considered it. After some thoughts, I realised that this could be a great addition to my development. Especially, the position of chairman at Asset appealed to me.
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For the past 9 months I have been the treasurer of Asset | International Business & Management which up until now has been a great experience! In this blog article I will tell you how I have experienced the past few months and why I think you should definitely consider a board year at Asset | International Business & Management.
First let me introduce myself. My name is Sven and I am 21 years old. Last year I finished my bachelor International Business Administration after my exchange to HEC Montréal in Canada. Next year I will start my masters in Finance at Tilburg University.
In the beginning of the second year of my bachelor I subscribed for a study tour to Lisbon & Porto which was organized by Asset | International Business & Management. During this trip I got to know a lot of new people and I learned more about the association. I had such a great time that after the trip I subscribed for a committee, which is one of the best choices I have made during my student life. I started joining all the parties & activities and in a veryRead more »