Your next adventure can be very close

This year, Easter break was a spontaneous and very active road trip in northern part of Germany. The plan was to hike, have as many outdoors as possible and explore smaller cities. It was so great to just be in the nature, enjoy the historical attractions, walk along the lakes and canals, and completely recharge. Lübeck was our first stop. The city is the first […]

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Spring is coming

Spring is coming

Spring is coming! Finally! After a few cold months filled with darkness and rainy days it seems like the ‘trist’ Danish winter is finally over. I must admit, there are way worse winters out there than the Danish one, but I’m still glad it’s coming to an end. Even though not even the cold winter was able to spoil the daily joy of walking through […]

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Stay excited!

  Hi All, We are now more than 6 months in the business and the time is just flying. Last week we came back from our School Period 2. During this school period we went to China to see how the whole supply chain is working and how every part from the value chain is connected. And honestly guys: it is an eye-opening experience and […]

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THE SECRET OFFICE

THE SECRET OFFICE

THE SECRET OFFICE Once upon a time… there was a mysterious little place called Stilling. Close to the city of Aarhus but hidden behind the great Danish highways, you will find… a secret little BESTSELLER office 😉 This office belongs to the two brands VILA and OBJECT and is home to around 200 employees. One of these employees is me, Hanna, International Business Trainee in […]

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A Very Happy New Year’s from India!

As we all get ready to ring in the new year tonight, it’s time to now reflect on the past year, and think about the things we would like to leave in the past and what we want to carry with us into 2019. The past year has been a whirlwind of activity for me which culminated in my move to Denmark. It’s incredible to […]

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Starting in the departments

We have officially started working in the departments. So many mixed feelings for every new beginning. No matter how much you have prepared in advance, you are unsure of where to go and what to do, and who to talk to. The teams have given us a warm, friendly and a sincere welcome. During the first few days we had meetings within our teams, to […]

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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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China Trip : Partying while working

Hi readers, So one of the most importantly interesting part of our IBT program has been the China Trip in April 2018, at least for me. It is because I got a big picture of the business, got knowledge of the entire value chain and also understand the whole manufacturing process. But during this busy intensive-learning trip, a little fun here n there never hurts […]

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IBT from a finance perspective

IBT from a finance perspective

Hi all of you Finance People out there! In this blog post I would like to share my point of view as a Finance International Business Trainee. More precisely as I mentioned in my previous blog before as I recall I am part of the  Performance Reporting and Controlling Team. Before I applied I had some working experience but nothing I tried before fulfilled me […]

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