Esteban Flores Cambron
Control: Management Control, Cost Accounting, Financial Accounting
How and when did you get to IE?
In 2002 I was lucky to become Alumni of the International Executive MBA Online. It was a great experience from a human and obviously educational point of view.
What sport do you practice?
Sailing and biking.
What is your favorite book?
Don’t have one.
Where were you born?
At Cologne, Germany
What is your favorite dish?
One my mother prepares with cabbage and chicken
A memorable moment:
When I first held my daughter in my arms.
What does it mean for you to be a good professor?
Lead students to discover a new world in whatever you are teaching.
How do you keep up-to-date?
Paying attention and relating the unrelated.
What is your secret for your classes or presentations?
Involve students and raise questions that make them think and get to the desired learning objective.
A ritual before teaching:
Prepare the class.
A story in the classroom
At one occasion I lost connection and spent various minutes talking with no one hearing me.
What is your favorite quote or motto of life?
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees an opportunity in every difficulty. Winston Churchill
What has been your worst experience in the classroom?
My first class, which on top was a videoconference.