Experience Hult in Madrid

Have you ever wondered what it's like to study at a business school with over 130 different nationalities?

Come and get a first taste of Hult's global community. We bring our Experience Hult events to cities all around the world–so you can get a feel for what it’s like to be a Hult student without leaving your home country.

Barceló Imagine
C. Agustín de Foxá, 32

Tuesday, 1 March 2022 - 07:00 PM CET

About the Masterclass

The Science of Influencing confidently

Influencing with confidence. The skills that everyone wants, but only a few command. The skills that help you achieve your goals and make your dreams become reality. How?

The truth is, it can be learned, it can be strengthened and it is yours if you want it.

In this talk Professor Margareta James takes you on a deep-dive into the fascinating science of influencing with confidence and gives you some useful tools and tips to build your own. Margareta delves into what we can learn from research to help us lift the lid on how we can develop these skills every day, so it serves us throughout our lives and careers.

So this is your opportunity to pause, take a break from everyday life and enjoy the inspiring opportunity to consciously focus on yourself, on your own personal development. It's no secret that the future belongs to the self-aware, their imagination, creativity and desire to push boundaries.  Are you ready? Then this talk is for you. Bring an open mind and your questions.

hult students at a talk in the auditorium

About Professor Margareta James


Professor Margareta James’s firm belief that your mindset makes or breaks you inspires her coaching and teaching philosophy. Drawing from her business, psychology, neuroscience and coaching consultancy background she enables current and future leaders to get the results they seek through maximizing their potential and ultimate wellbeing.

Margareta has a wealth of experience globally, working with senior executives from the most prestigious international corporations to privately-held and family-led enterprises, including Rolls Royce, 3M, Arthur J Gallagher, BAE Systems, DSG International PLC, Experian, Ford, Google, Microsoft, IBM, KPMG, McDonalds, Siemens, PWC, Marshall Motor Holding, Reg Vardy, Manheim, Vodafone, Weller Media Agency and many others.

Margareta’s work and thinking has attracted much media interest via various media channels, newspapers and magazines including the BBC, Financial Times, MTV1, Channel 4 and many more. She has extensive experience designing and delivering executive level learning and development programs.

In addition to her extensive experience in coaching, designing and delivering bespoke learning solutions, Margareta is also the Founder and Director of the Harley Street Wellbeing Clinic. She is sought after by people all over the world, including elite sport professionals, family businesses and royalty. All of her individual and group programs are bespoke, exclusive and designed to maximize impact and bring out the very best in everyone she works with.


7:00 PM - 7:30 PM — Registration

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM — Hult programs presentation

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM — Masterclass with Prof. Margareta James

9:00 PM - 9:30 PM — Current Students and Alumni Panel

09:30 PM - 10:00 PM — Networking and Drinks

hult student at a talk at an open house event

What our students say

Vanessa Macho Cibrian

Hult is one of the most incredible experiences of my life. I now consider myself a better professional, with enough energy and confidence in myself to enter the competitive world of international business. The MIB is not only intense academically, but it is also intense in the quantity and quality of friendships that you can make in such a short time.

Vanessa Macho Cibrian

MS International Business London, Class of 2020