2016 Summer School Success Stories

The Academy of FortuneTimes Group held a six-week intensive Summer School Program on Strategic Management and Finance, in partnership with Paris  Business School,
Institut Supérieur de Gestion (ISG).
Read Our Student Success Stories.

FortuneTimes Group hosted the 2016 Summer School on Wall Street for Paris Business School, Institut Supérieur de Gestion (ISG). Designed for ISG students from all major fields of study, this program accelerated their understanding of the socioeconomic, political and cultural influences that shaped Global Business and Financial Markets. Together with business immersions and cultural activities, students gained insights and appreciations of New York City’s vibrant business culture.

Financial Management Theory and Practice, and Strategic Management courses were conducted by The Academy of FortuneTimes Group’s Professors, and provided a well-rounded Finance and Strategic Management experience. Students received Certificates of Achievement upon successful course completion, with accredited college credits from ISG and FortuneTimes Group.

FortuneTimes Group conducted visits to places and institutions that imbued the City of New York with its rich cultural legacy. Museums, art galleries and famous business landmarks transported participants through History. Students explored New York City as the world’s capital of Finance and Business, under the guidance of Industry experts in this process of cultural immersion.

Video Testimonials

Written Testimonials

“I would say that I enjoyed the entire program! But if I had to choose, I think it was the Finance course and the Cultural visits. Because this was my first time in New York, both were very interesting to me.”

Alexandra VAGNER
Awarded Honorable Mention

“I improved my English. I enjoyed working with my Case Study group. This opportunity was unforgettable!”

Eva Suire

“Working on the J.C Penney case study helped me improve my Project Management skills. I think that was the best experience in FortuneTimes Group.” 

Kenza Sarri

“I liked our Case Study. Because we worked as a team, we had many different points of view. So, it was very interesting to work with classmates from different backgrounds. I was very impressed by the business site visits.”

Sibylle Santoire
Awarded Honorable Mention

“The Group Project was a very important experience for me. I think that was the best part of the program. I learned a lot from Dr. Rachel Yager and Dr. Richard Zalman, as well as from our guest speakers.”

Thomas Marciniak

“The opportunity to learn on Wall Street was amazing! The Program presentations gave me information I could use in a format that was easy to understand.”

Amine Lansari

“I really enjoyed the Academic courses, and the Cultural and Business site visits. I really enjoyed our Case Study. It was very interesting to understand business operations from the inside out.”

Johanna Lai
Awarded Honorable Mention

“I worked hard in our Case Study group. I met many new people who were not in my classes last year. I enjoyed discovering new places such as the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, the United Nations, and the World Economic Forum. I also had fun!”

Sami Berrabah
Awarded Honorable Mention

Do you have any other comments, questions, recommendations or concerns about our program, cultural, and business site activities?

  • It was all good. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
  • Cultural visits were very interesting. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
  • The program is very great. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
  • Thanks for all. Nothing else to add. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
  • The team who works for us is VERY VERY GOOD. I haven’t had professors that are nice like you! I will miss you. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐