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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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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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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Family spirit!

We did it! We are all here, the IBT batch of 2018 – ready to embrace new challenges, learn, develop, cooperate and contribute. One of the greatest feelings is the sense of belonging, feeling like we are part of a family. This feeling is especially important when you are moving to a new country, starting a new life, dealing with new challenges, cultural differences, new […]

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First dinner as an IBT

First dinner as an IBT

After spending our first day in Denmark meeting our new flat mates and figuring out how to unpack our stuff, the Brande kids had our first dinner together. Some of our new friends did an amazing job cooking dinner for the entire team, while the others contributed with chips and some beverages. For the whole night we laughed about our travel experiences, weather differences between […]

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Arriving and getting settled

Hello, good people of the internet! I’m Oliver, I joined the IBT team in Finance, and I’ll be writing some blog posts from the heart of Aarhus. Meeting the team (again) This Monday we all arrived for the first time in Aarhus (and some in Brande) – and while some people had really long flights, I only had a 2-hour drive. Still, I was exhausted […]

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