Personal & Professional Development

Accompanying you throughout your career journey


The HEC Paris Executive Education experience is more than just a world-class degree, it’s a time of profound personal transformation. Through our personal and professional development program we aim to provide you with the skills, motivation and confidence to take your career to the next level.


Prepare to be challenged:

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    Know yourself

    Increase self-awareness and rediscover your core values and drivers.

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    Know the market

    Explore market sectors and career options, fine-tune your networking skills and make the connections that count

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    Match yourself to the market

    Boost your brand and communications toolkit, and optimize your career strategy


Our events & Activities

At HEC Paris Executive Education, you will be invited to take part in a wide range of events and activities designed to give you the support and expertise you need to transform your career

Workshops and webinars

Participate in a host of optional workshops and webinars, wherever you may be on your career path. From weighing-up career options and self-assessment, through personal branding and communication tools, to job search strategy, we will be there to guide you.

Conferences & Guest-Speakers

Attend our cross-program evening conferences with high-profile guest speakers and headhunters. Not only will you get the inside story from some of today's top business leaders and executive search firms, but you will also have the opportunity to boost your network by mixing with other HEC Paris Executive Education cohorts and alumni.

Networking & Corporate events

Expand your network and meet recruiters by joining the many networking and corporate events which take place throughout the year. From informal get-togethers to high-profile recruitment forums, we maximize your opportunities for making valuable new contacts.

Entrepreneurship Center

HEC Paris has been actively involved in entrepreneurship, both in terms of training and research, for over 30 years. The extensive and wide-ranging expertise we have developed enables us to provide our community with the necessary skills and know-how pursue their entrepreneurial ambitions with greater confidence and maximize the chances of success.  


  • Get one-to-one advice on your start-up project through our Office Hours advisory service
  • Attend programs and events designed to inspire and accelerate your entrepreneurial projects
  • Apply for the HEC Incubator program located at Station F, the world’s biggest start-up campus

One-to-one Career Coaching

A tailor-made approach to your personal and professional goals

Make your next career move a success with the support of our experienced career counselors and sector experts.

  1. Initiate personal change
  2. Manage professional transitions
  3. Market yourself effectively with improved CV, interview skills and negotiation techniques

Iva Fiori

Executive Career development Consultant at HEC Paris


Whether you are in a job, in transition, or thinking of starting your own business, our HEC Career Center is there to help you succeed throughout your EMBA program, through personalized coaching (in English, French and Italian, one-to-one or via Skype) and a wide variety of career events. This will help you gain self awareness, increase clarity and self confidence and identify future career options, where you will achieve the highest level of personal and professional satisfaction."


Build a lifelong network

From your first day of class at HEC Paris Executive Education you are part of the HEC Paris Community.

HEC Executive community

With over 7000 members, the HEC Executive Community’s objective is to provide a vibrant “life after HEC Paris” experience. The community unites current and former participants from short, degree and custom programs to provide interesting content-rich events and networking opportunities. 

HEC Paris Alumni

Graduates from our EMBA and Executive Masters join the HEC Paris Alumni network, which is among the largest in Europe with over 57,000 members located all over the world. It was founded in 1883 to develop powerful, dynamic and lifelong connections among the members of the HEC Paris Community. The HEC Paris Alumni network organizes a range of career-boosting events and activities throughout the year, in France and around the world.