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College Student

Passion for Artistic Pursuits Fuels Unique B-School Offerings

Who says business school is only about crunching numbers? Putting their punch where the passion is, many MBA programs offer special electives that integrate business with the arts, sports, entertainment, and more.

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Mid-Level

You Know It’s Time For Some Executive Education When…

Executive MBA programs provide a compelling alternative to full-time MBA programs.

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Latest Research

The Value of an MBA for Women

Forté Foundation, with How to MBA and UNC Kenan-Flagler, have examined how getting an MBA can dramatically impact women’s pay and position within their industry and organization.

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MBA - Application Process

Mastering Your Business School Elevator Pitch

by Daria Burke

In order to succeed in the admissions process, you must master the elevator pitch, a 60-second speech about yourself. In it, you must be able to articulate who you are, not just what you do/have done/want to do post-MBA. Business schools want to get to know you. More importantly, they want to be sure that you will contribute to the classroom environment, connect with your classmates and alumna, and successfully interview for a job.

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MBA - Application Process

How to Make the Most of Your Business School Experience

by Daria Burke

So, you’ve conquered the GMAT. Check! Perfected your essays. Check! Submitted the applications and waited anxiously before receiving the incredible news that you’ve been admitted to your number one choice for business school. Congratulations! Now that you’ve celebrated and the excitement has quieted down, I’m sure you’re thinking, “Now what?”

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Forté Events

Forté Forum: New York City, Sep. 3 & Sep. 4

At this interactive event, you’ll learn how an MBA degree can help you find your passion and present opportunities you never knew existed.

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