Marie describes her master's program, a joint venture between Ecole Polytechnique and HEC Paris, focusing on immersing students in the entrepreneurial and startup world. The program equips participants with both soft and hard skills essential for launching successful projects.
Marie shares her attraction to the world of entrepreneurship and innovation, emphasizing the constant learning and versatility it offers. Her shift from initially aspiring to work in prominent hotel chains to embracing entrepreneurship developed during her time at EHL, where she discovered the exciting intersection of hospitality and entrepreneurship.
Marie reflects on her unexpected journey from EHL to the master's program, highlighting the challenges and opportunities she encountered. She delves into her choice of a "deep tech" option during the master's, learning coding and expanding her skills. Her experiences, including an aeronautics project at UC Berkeley, set the stage for her current role at Manawa, a tourism startup.
Marie underscores the significance of alumni networks from both EHL and her master's program, emphasizing the invaluable support and shared experiences. She offers advice to EHL students, encouraging them to embrace challenges, meet great people, and embody the "learn to dare" motto.