The AIESEC Blog

7 Things You Only Live in AIESEC

HEY AIESEC! What’s up? HOW ARE YOU FEELING? Excellent! HOW ARE YOU REALLY FEELING? Really excellent!! Imagine being greeted to every meeting with this chorus. Energising, isn’t it? And that is exactly what AIESEC is all about. An energising and upbeat culture unmatched anywhere else After a long day of lectures and tutorials, all you […]

The Leadership We Develop

Leadership is many things. It is the power to develop others. It is the capacity to develop yourself. It is the ability to look in the mirror and tell yourself that you can make an impact. Perhaps what is most important about leadership is that it is a mindset. You may have heard of AIESEC […]

How AIESEC Works with Partners

AIESEC’s originating mission was to promote friendly relations among member countries, with a focus on business, management, economics, and commerce. Today, our original purpose of cooperating with partners to promote cultural understanding is still a core part of what we do. And after being around for almost 70 years, we work with some pretty cool […]

#TotallyGoals

  Watching the new season of Game of Thrones.   Collecting as many Pokemon as you can.   Getting through the semester with enough attendance.   I’m pretty sure that these are some of your goals. These are my goals too, by the way.   But do you know what my actual goals are? Have […]

Travel to find Home!

Living and existing are two different things. To live, is the rarest thing of all. Most people just exist, that’s all.   ‘You will never be completely at home again because part of your heart always will be elsewhere. That is the price you pay for the richness of loving and knowing people in more […]

Call Me a Millennial!

Millennial: noun 1. A term commonly used to denote people that become young adults in the early 21 st century. “You millennials are _________”     Fill in the blanks. Lazy? Selfish? Entitled? Privileged? Snowflakes?   Millennials often get some strong labels attached to them and chances are that if you are one, you have […]

Tell Me a Story!

Come on, tell me a story!   As children, we made such requests and learned by listening to fairy tales before bed, hearing our parents talk about their life through anecdotes, and memorizing songs with picturesque lyrics.   The purpose of writing is not to write – it’s to let out what’s inside of you. […]

Why Youth Leadership?

Leadership: what does the word remind you of? Authority. Confidence. Power. Age.   It is a word that everyone knows but few really understand. But of all the misconceptions that come with it, I will focus on the last one for now: age.   The most common perception is that with age comes experience and […]