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Beth Michaels Primer, president of Primer, Michaels, is co-author of the first leadership book for the investment industry and a leadership professor for Northwestern University graduate programs. Beth will host an exclusive webinar on November 21 titled Women on Corporate Boards: Confronting Reality. Beth previews a few key insights that she will share in her session.
It’s clear that the lure of a career in financial services hasn’t abated for Diana Reid over her decades of success. In fact, she thinks that right now is exactly the right time to enter the industry.
One of the most essential bits of advice often overlooked in resume building is the underlying foundation of the process: valuing yourself. Here are 3 simple steps to de-clutter the nonsense and focus on the essential: your unique contribution as a female scholar, leader, team player, or whatever you may be.
The women Helen grew to know through MBALaunch made the world of business school and MBA admissions — which only a few months before had seemed intimidating and alien — small and filled with familiar, helpful faces.
Lauren Hawkins reflects on her recent summer internship with AT&T and the unexpected challenges she faced in a ten-week position.
Forté company representatives discuss the summer internship recruiting process. Recruiters provide tips for preparing your resume and interviewing successfully.
Ambitious women are joining forces in every major American city, forming dinner groups and networking circles--collaborating to achieve clout and success. Learn from Pamela Ryckman how to build your own Stiletto Network in this webinar.
We must all be more competitive. But no one's really given us an understanding of how to compete. That's finally about to change. Ashley Merryman will join us to discuss the cutting-edge science of competition in this webinar.
Should I go through a grueling application process, two more years of school, and gain debt for the MBA? Every individual’s answer will inevitably differ, and diverse career paths will offer contrasting recommendations or requirements to pursue the degree. However, there are five people that each of us should speak to while deciding if the MBA is right for us.