What advice and models worth emulating do top companies have to offer to broaden the conversation about workplace equality? We compiled this list of resources to capture some emerging thought leadership.
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Talking to Zoe Hillenmeyer, winner of this year’s Edie Hunt Award (named for Forté’s Board Chair Emeritus), it’s easy to see why she was able to successfully reinvigorate and rebrand what is now called the Olin Women in Business (OWIB) organization during her tenure as an MBA student.
Still sitting on the fence about whether you want to pursue that MBA degree? Not sure you want to spend the money, miss out on two years’ salary, or, more importantly, if a career in business meshes with your life…
Now, more than ever, appreciation for the world’s diversity and the ability to be effective in diverse environments and to learn from various cultural perspectives is what defines a good manager.
This year, Forté collaborated with its business school and corporate partners to advance a growing movement focused on women reaching at least 20% representation on corporate boards by the year 2020.
“This is a little embarrassing, but as a young child, I wanted to be a ninja or a kung fu fighter,” says Alice Kwan, Principal at Deloitte Consulting and U.S leader for the firm’s client talent services.
An exciting career in business can be a part of your future. But what is the business world like for a U.S. woman of color? How do I launch my career in business?
More and more corporations seek to find qualified women to exercise corporate governance on their boards.
Mojgan Lefebvre grew up in an international setting, as the daughter of a diplomat from Iran.
Are you from Mexico, Chile, Columbia, Brazil or another country in Latin America? Interested in hearing from women like you who have pursued their MBA and successfully entered the global business arena?