G-Lab 2020

Follow along as MIT Sloan Global Entrepreneurship Lab students blog about their onsite project experiences!

This year, G-Lab students are working with host companies in these countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Indonesia, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malaysia, Morocco, Peru, Philippines, and Vietnam.

Learn more about G-Lab on the MIT Sloan Action Learning website.

Reflections on G-Lab in Galicia

Our G-Lab experience has finally come to a close. Now back in Boston, our team is writing our final papers reflecting on our experience working at a high-growth beverage company in Spain, as well as preparing to present our work to the broader MIT community at Action Learning Poster Day.
Our … Read more 

A Medical Emergency

Despite our fortuitous start and strong progress so far, our trip suddenly and unexpectedly took a grim turn: One of our teammates found out he had peritonitis and had to have an emergency appendectomy here in A Coruña. Although we certainly weren’t prepared for a medical event like this to … Read more 

Brewing Up Insights, Breaking Down Challenges

Our second week has been packed with activity—from learning even more about Estrella Galicia and meeting more of the organization, to presenting our deliverable to our host team, we certainly feel settled into our new environment!
Synthesizing all of our off-site work (including tailored insights and recommendations for Estrella Galicia in … Read more 

Bienvenidos a “Big Craft”

After four months of conference calls and e-mails, our G-Lab team has finally met our host company in person! We are now on-site at the Estrella Galicia headquarters in A Coruña, Spain, and our first week here has been even better than we imagined.
Our team in the Estrella Galicia … Read more 

Gearing up for G-Lab in Galicia

As we finish our holiday travels, our team is headed to A Coruña, Spain to start the on-site phase of our G-Lab project.
For the past four months, my team and I have been working on e-commerce strategy for Hijos de Rivera, a large Spanish beverage company best known for its … Read more