Our learning team has been looking for a competition where we can participate, test and, apply what we’ve learned at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM). We applied to a number of competitions before finally being chosen to compete at the Warwick Business School (WBS) Case Challenge. Personally, entering this competition not only meant traveling…
I can’t exactly remember what was my epiphany of Dr. Peter F. Drucker or his writings, but what came after reading his works was to me of profound significance!
“We spent the entire night (6 hours of it!) doing an overhaul to the idea – reframing the problem, re-assessing the social impact, re-computing financial projections. “
“The Philippines needs to harness technology, the digital revolution and disruption”
Representing the school was an honor, but it also added a little more pressure and few more sleepless nights for the team.
EWS invited teams from schools in the Greater Manila Area. There were 8 qualified teams and all of them, except us, came from UPLB, which is one of the centers of excellence in the field of agriculture in the Philippines.
Out of 130 teams who participated around the world, only 7 were chosen – one for each company who participated. Three of the seven winners came from AIM.