Forté Foundation has introduced a number of initiatives since its launch 14 years ago to close the gender gap in pursuing careers in business and an MBA.
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"Getting an MBA is a major investment in myself, both in time and money, and I want to make sure that I attend the right program, with the right people."
"As soon as the program began, I knew I’d made the right decision. MBALaunch felt like an insider’s ticket to MBA application process."
"One of the most important things I have taken away from Forté MBALaunch is learning to think like a business school candidate. This is something I couldn't google or learn from a secondhand experience. "
Felisha felt that it was time for the next chapter in her story. Forté MBALaunch gave her the momentum and confidence needed to march full force into the preparations for applying to business school.
The Forté College to Business Leadership Conference gives student leaders the tools and resources to help them succeed in their careers. Watch the highlights from our New York Conference hosted by Deloitte.
Sarah Rumbaugh found the MBA recruiting process hard to navigate and started her own business as a result. Sarah shares five principles to help manage (and get through) choosing your career.
When Elena first joined McKinsey, the analytical aspects came naturally to her. It was at business school that she had the opportunity to take on new challenges.
"I’m currently applying to b-school and honestly, a year ago, I never thought I would be applying at this point in my career, and especially not to the schools I’m applying to. What happened in this year that changed my trajectory? Well, Forté happened."