Throughout the year, students will complete 6 thematic workshops. These workshops allow students to apply the theories that they have acquired throughout the semester. The workshops take place over one week and the transportation and accommodation costs are included in the tuition fees of the program.
- WS1 – Team Development - Paris (October & February)
Team, professional and personal development are essential soft skills to being a successful executive. During this workshop, students will learn crisis management, stress management, emotional intelligence, decision making, self-confidence, assertiveness, and leadership.
- WS2 – Financial Tools, Products & Markets - London (November & June)
Students are invited to TBS London to complete a group assignment relating to international financial management. This workshop also includes company visits and a series of seminars intended to assist students with the problematic they are expected to solve.
- WS3 – Creativity Fabrication - Paris (December & July)
The TBS motto is ‘Think and Create.’ During this workshop, students will be challenged to do just that. They must think about a product that responds to a specific need, design the product and then create it using a 3D printer
- WS4 – European Culture & Economy - Brussels (March)
Students are invited to Brussels to learn more about the European Union and its markets. They will learn about the issues surrounding the single market such as non-tariff trade barriers and the recognition and harmonization of skilled European Labor.
- WS5 – Multicultural &Diversity Management - Barcelona (April)
Students are invited to TBS Barcelona to complete a group assignment relating to multicultural business. Students will learn how companies in Spain have catered to its three main cultural influences: Spanish, Basque and Catalan.
- WS6 – Final Capstone Preparation Seminar – Paris (May & September)
The final project for the students is to create an International Business Plan using the research methodology CANVAS. This workshop provides students with the necessary information to begin thinking about their capstone project. Students will have 12 hours with a tutor and access to online resources.