With the economy on the rebound, MBA applications are on the rise according to Bloomberg Businessweek. And while it’s true that business school is potentially one of the greatest investments in your career you could make, you have to first understand if the MBA is right for you.
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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.
It’s not your imagination. Cracks in the glass ceiling are slow to spread.
“You’ll never know everything. It’s an ocean of information that you take in, in a couple of glassfuls a day."
Dean Deborah Merrill-Sands’ Op-Ed is featured in the San Francisco Chronicle, adding to the lively national conversation about Sheryl Sandberg’s best-selling book.
From open enrollment to closed, alumni-only programs to short executive sessions and longer certificate programs, now there are more, and more varied, continuing education alternatives for you to choose from.
In the ongoing debate over the disparity in the salaries earned by men and women, Camille Kelly has discovered a new twist.
In less than four years, there will be 10,000 more women in the world with a business education. And according to Goldman, Sachs & Co., the benefits of that education will accrue to far more people than those directly receiving it.
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 spring, Joyce’s book, The Empress Has No Clothes: Conquering Self-Doubt to Embrace Success, comes out. The title says it all.