Interview with Peter Zemsky, Deputy Dean at INSEAD

Peter Zemsky - Deputy Dean at INSEAD

Peter Zemsky is Deputy Dean of Degree Programmes at INSEAD. He is also a Professor of Strategy, teaching the core competitive strategy course in the MBA and Executive MBA program. Peter’s research includes focus on the sustainability of competitive advantage, time-based competition, and the choice of generalist versus focused strategies. His research has appeared in the American Economic Review, The RAND Journal of Economics and the Strategic Management Journal. He received his Ph.D. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1995 and his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1988.

Can you describe a personal failure, and what you learned from the experience?

Peter provides his own take on this classic MBA admissions questions, with an example of what can happen when what you are doing professionally  doesn’t feel right. He also talks about INSEAD’s presence in Asia with the Singapore campus, and discusses what a truly multi-cultural MBA has to offer for your personal and professional development.



For the full interview on Forbes, click here.

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