The “Dialogue with Leadership” panel once again proved to be a signature session at the 2015 Forté MBA Women’s Leadership Conference on June 19 in Washington, D.C. Deloitte Senior Partner Jocelyn Cunningham and Walmart Executive Vice President Gisel Ruiz shared candid perspectives about careers and business leadership.
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Looking at attending a Forté Forum? Read about a current MBALauncher’s experience attending the Los Angeles Forum last summer.
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Emily has been progressing well in her marketing career across various legal and financial services firms, but she now wants to pursue her dream of working in the luxury goods industry.
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In celebration of Mother’s Day—and in hopes that Forté women will continually inspire one another—we welcomed comments from those in the Forté network who are pursuing, or who already earned, their MBAs while also raising children.
Read about a mom's journey to connect with, and now spotlight, women juggling MBA programs and parenting--as well as the other advice it inspired us to gather.
Financial services represent a wide variety of roles, as well as sub-industries such as investment banking and investment management.