Getting Out Of My Comfort Zone Changed My Life

Asmaa Mangual, a student from Morocco, went on a Global Volunteer (one of AIESEC’s exchange products) in the summer of 2017, in Suez, Egypt. Here is her story! It was in a class that I kept hearing a classmate talk…

Leadership is for Everyone, Including “Her”.

Today, on International Women’s Day, I am a week past the mid-point of my one-year mandate as Global President of AIESEC.  In just six months, I have had the opportunity to travel the world – from the United Nations General…

5 Tips to Maintain A Positive Mindset

In today’s generation, it seems as if nearly everyone easily becomes unmotivated and experiences burn out. Could it be because of the fast-paced society we live in? Or perhaps it might be because we want to achieve a lot of…

Why is Empowering Others Important?

As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. -Bill Gates Have you ever wondered what really drives people to do more than what is required of them, for the sake of other people?…

The Art of Social Entrepreneurship

“If you aren’t making a difference in other people’s lives, you shouldn’t be in business – it’s that simple” – Richard Branson, founder of the virgin group Let’s just say you’re in a shoe room right now trying on different…

6 steps to ikigai and beyond

Recently I learnt about a Japanese concept- ikigai, which roughly translates to “the reason for being“. This concept assists one in finding their passion and in discovering which career would best suit them. After the passion has been discovered one…