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Melissa Eamer’s long road from restaurant ownership to Amazon executive has been filled with many valuable lessons.
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"Today, more and more successful businesses are led by people like me who do not wear suits. So even if you aren’t the classic MBA candidate, you can still succeed in business school. You just have to be drawn to it."
Will top finance schools think Darsana has the necessary skills and drive to make a difficult transition, particularly when competition is so strong?
Becky has solid academic credentials and is doing well in her career, but does she stand out from the crowd enough to win over Kellogg?
Francesca has always thrown herself into projects with great energy and passion, but can she convince Haas and Stanford that she can make a real impact, and also handle the quant side of the MBA?
From an early age we are asked to reflect on our desired career path. As we make our way through high school and college, our ideas for a career start to formalize through the selection of a major, internships and job experience. So how do you go from having a job to mapping out a career?
Maureen attended the Forté Forum several times and shares how she learned something new each time that set her on the MBA path.
"School websites can only convey so much information, so meeting MBA community members at events such as the Forum is essential in determining school fit. Personally, this was the most valuable aspect of the Forum."