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15.07.2019 – PhD Insights: A Horváth & Partners Networking-Event

„Das benötigen Unternehmen, um die Wellen der Digitalisierung zu nehmen“

7 – 8. Oktober 2019, Horváth & Partners, Office Stuttgart

Mit unserem Networking-Event bieten wir engagierten Doktorandinnen und Doktoranden eine Plattform für intensive Diskussionen zu aktuellen und innovativen Themen. Unser diesjähriges Thema „Das benötigen Unternehmen, um die Wellen der Digitalisierung zu nehmen” hat die Digitale Transformation im Fokus.

Bewerben Sie sich jetzt online. Die Plätze sind begrenzt.

Und das erwartet Sie:

  • Forum zum fachlichen Austausch zur Dissertation
  • Impulsvortrag von Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Péter Horváth
  • Schwerpunktbezogene Fachvorträge
  • Spannende Einblicke in die Beratungswelt
  • Dinner in exklusiver Umgebung
  • Teilnahme an Zusatzprogramm

Über uns:

Horváth & Partners ist eine unabhängige, international tätige Managementberatung. Wir bieten Ihnen das passende Umfeld, um mit uns über sich hinauszuwachsen. Unsere Erfolgsgeschichte ist geprägt durch unsere einzigartige Unternehmensstruktur und die Menschen, die mit uns arbeiten. Unseren Erfolg gestalten wir zusammen – Tag für Tag in der Zusammenarbeit mit unseren Kunden vor Ort.

Wir freuen uns auf Sie!

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27.06.2019 – Bain & Company – Consultant

Bain & Company, Inc. is one of the world’s leading management consulting firms. We help leaders in every industry and across countries make their most critical business decisions. Given the broad range of clients we work with, the expertise and insights that graduates from doctoral programs bring to Bain is invaluable. Only with the best minds and diverse perspectives can we help solve some of the world’s toughest business problems. As a result, Bain actively recruits talented graduates from doctoral programs from a wide array of fields and backgrounds for the prestigious role of Bain Consultant.

Key Responsibilities

As a Bain Consultant, your analytical, inter-personal, creative thinking, business management and leadership skills will be called upon from day one. The learning curve is steep as you work side-by-side with our clients on strategy development and digital transformation projects, operational improvement initiatives, business development as well as commercial due diligences. You will help create change. Every day is different but a sample of the things you can expect to accomplish include:

  • Research the client organization and industry; interview, conduct focus groups and facilitate workshops with client employees, management teams and other stakeholders
  • Identify issues, create hypotheses and execute analysis; translate data into meaningful insights; present recommendations to key decision makers
  • Move the client to action; develop a plan to implement the strategic recommendations; manage the execution


  • Doctoral degree from a renowned university with excellent academic records
  • Initial work experience (full-time or internships) in a business environment
  • A solid team player who’s also an independent thinker
  • A robust analytical skill-set including quantitative data analysis skills, endless curiosity and a penchant to think the impossible
  • A solid understanding of emerging digital trends
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and preferably German

Application Process and Contact

Please visit your office page or university page on our global website for specific application details or apply directly for the Zurich office at Should you have any questions, please contact our local Recruiting Team: Nadine Husistein, +41 44 668 8650,

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19.04.2019 – Bertelsmann Data Science Program

Join MEDIAn, the Bertelsmann Data Science Program, and contribute your curiosity, knowledge and problem-solving skills to our data-driven philosophy.

Tackle the challenges digitization and Big Data present to our diverse businesses and help us develop innovative solutions. Push the possibilities of Machine Learning to the limits and shape the future of the media, services and education industries with us.

The first cohort of MEDIAN, the Data Science Program, will begin in November 2018. Trainees will build on their expertise by working side-by-side with top data scientists in the different Bertelsmann divisions. Over the course of 12 months, trainees will take a deep dive into at least three major data projects. The data science trainees will wrestle with diverse data sets, crack the most complex data challenges and sharpen their proficiency in different tools and programming languages – all in an international setting.

Application phase: March 11th – May 19th 2019.

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19.04.2019 – Talent meets Bertelsmann

Be part of our international networking event

Are you ready to shape the digital future? Are you creative and passionate about the media landscape and data-driven business models? We’re looking for talents with entrepreneurial, innovative mindsets to participate in our international networking event, “Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2019,” from June 24 to 26, 2019. Tackle the challenges and opportunities digitalization and big data both bring, and participate in demanding workshops. Work hand in hand with experienced Bertelsmann entrepreneurs on key business ideas, and present your results in front of a jury of Bertelsmann executives. Join “Talent Meets Bertelsmann” and gain an in-depth insight into one of the biggest media companies in the world.

What we’re offering

An invitation to Berlin from June 24 to June 26, 2019

Workshops on future trends in Bertelsmann’s business areas

Attractive prizes for the best ideas and designs

An unforgettable party with a concert from a BMG talent

Individual career consulting and outstanding networking opportunities

Membership in the extraordinary “Talent Meets Bertelsmann“ network, which gives you the chance to build a long-term relationship with us and other talented members

What we’re looking for

Bachelor, Master or MBA students or doctoral candidates, ideally in the field of business, economics, humanities, media management or informatics with a keen interest in data science

Experience in developing creative, data-driven business models and a fascination with cutting-edge digital trends

Proven affinity for media and data in projects conducted outside of a school or university context

Above-average academic performance, as well as strong analytical and conceptual abilities and communication skills

Fluency in written and spoken English

How to apply: Please apply online, as we do not consider applications submitted by mail, fax, or e-mail. Your application (in English) should tell us about yourself and your goals. Let us know why you want to participate in “Talent Meets Bertelsmann.” Your resume should clearly indicate that you are fascinated by media as well as data, and your motivation letter should explain why you are eager to pursue entrepreneurial challenges. Please attach any certificates attesting to your proficiency in English if available.

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