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 Thomas De Meûter Thomas De Meûter, D’Ieteren Audi Import
PR Manager

“On the one hand, the Young Management Programme was helpful in developing a more accurate self-perception, while on the other hand it helped me explore various aspects of the world of business. These twin discoveries have given me a firmer footing to take my career forward.”
 Stijn Waerniers Stijn Waerniers, Cisco SPTVG
Manager Product Support Engineering

“The Young Management Programme is a highly interactive programme that is sometimes very confrontational. Many of the practical exercises will always stay with me. You very often learn a lot about yourself and thus gain better insight into your own abilities, strengths and weaknesses and become more aware. In addition, the knowledge-focused sessions, the integration game and the business plan give you an idea about how the various areas of management interact with one another within an organisational structure.”
Lieven D'hont

Lieven D'hont, Verimpex
Sales Director

"After 8 years of work in 2 different working environments and different kinds of jobs, I felt the need for a recap of my studies and an update on today’s business practices. I had the good fortune to be in a very enthusiastic group, with interesting people who were in the same situation as I was. Our sessions were really inspiring, with a practical and interactive approach. Kim guided us through our 15 days of learning – which made the experience complete."

Eduard Bouten

Eduard Bouten, J. Cortès
Export Manager

“MAP allowed me to step back from daily business and think about the bigger picture. Throughout the various sessions, the professors guide you through different business aspects, keeping the energy level high by combining theory with case studies and practical assignments. I’m back to day-to-day business now – with a clear, focused mind, full of inspiration. The MAP experience changes your mind-set!”

Sarah De Smet

Sarah De Smet, Oxfam Fairtrade
Product Manager

“Some elements of this programme met my expectations, others exceeded my expectations, and very few scored below my expectations. But I must say I expect a lot – I need to be challenged, and I am very eager to learn and excel. If this is what you are looking for, the Vlerick programme is the right step to take. A crucial aspect for me was the personal development. A mirror is held in front of you – and if you are really willing to look at it, this programme changes the way you manage, the way you lead, the way you act as a professional.”

Erwin François

Erwin François, Macintosh Retail Group
Business Intelligence Manager

“Looking back on the past year, we had interesting theory sessions presented by generally very good instructors – but I personally learned the most from the team assignments: the big ones, but also the small ones. In particular, I learned that not everybody has to be good at everything. The key is to manage a team of different individuals in such a way that every member can perform at his or her best. Of course, that doesn’t mean that we have to stay hidden in the safety of our comfort zone, but this programme also challenged us to challenge ourselves.”

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