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My first retail experience – Berlin trip

Working in a store for the first time As probably many other posts have said, the whole IBT 2018 team went to Germany recently for our first ‘school trip’, and I was sent to Berlin to work in a Vero Moda store. Initially, this was really daunting to me – as a guy in finance, who has no retail experience whatsoever – to be placed […]

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2018 TEAM

2018 TEAM

  Meet the bloggers from 2018 team  

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School period 1 – Germany

School period 1 – Germany

Hi everybody, Maybe you already read the other posts and you know that we, the new IBT’s, went to Germany in our first school period. If not, don’t worry. 😊 To experience the retail business at BESTSELLER we had been sent to Germany to actually work in a shop. I had been so happy when I knew that I will be in Berlin! I loooove […]

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First Week in Denmark

If you’re reading this, you’re either interested in becoming a BESTSELLER International Business Trainee or are already one. It’s no easy feat moving your entire life to a new, foreign country. There’s excitement for your life ahead but also an apprehension and nervousness for any challenges the future might bring. Moving from London to Brande was a very big change for me, and a huge […]

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Start of an exciting new chapter

Start of an exciting new chapter

Hello future IBT applicants 😊   I am Jack from Ireland and I am writing to give you a small idea of my first two weeks as an IBT.   So, I arrived in Denmark a few days before the course began with my parents. We flew to Copenhagen and had an amazing trip from there to Brande, where we got to see some beautiful […]

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Arriving in Brande

Arriving in Brande

So, it’s the beginning of October and 15 of us new International Business Trainees just started out our 2-year journey here at BESTSELLER. First two weeks have been full of learning, not just about the business, but also about each other and getting to know our new home towns. When I applied to this program I think one of the things that interested me the […]

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The Danish HYGGE😊

The Danish HYGGE😊

Why I found it relevant trying to explain hygge, is because, for my fellow new IBTs coming to a whole new country and culture, feeling good is important, – because as I see it, feeling good makes you feel comfortable and hopefully home at some point – and who does not want to feel good and comfortable when you move to a new place in […]

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Benefits of a Traineeship

Benefits of a Traineeship

  Hej there, you might just finished university or have decided you need a career change? What even is your dream job? Do you want to move away from home? What other options do you have? Sometimes all these questions can be a bit overwhelming, especially when you’ve just left university and are forced to make a decision – yesterday. Below I am going to […]

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Just Do It

Just Do It

So if you are questioning if to apply to the BESTSELLER IBT Program, believe me, I was in that position too, and I question myself “should I apply?”. After thinking about it a lot, and believe I thought about it a loooot. However, I finally took the decision to apply for the Program. I didn’t know where to start, I was not sure if I […]

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The first days as an IBT

The first days as an IBT

Hey Guys! We finally started as an IBT two days ago. We made it! After all thoughts, positive and concerning once, before coming finally to Denmark, I am more than happy being here. It was lovely seeing the other IBTs again and it really felt like we know each other since a couple of years. In these two days we got really close and we […]

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