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.
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Financial services represent a wide variety of roles, as well as sub-industries such as investment banking and investment management.
"It takes some time to figure out what is unique to each MBA program, but the time you invest in doing that research will help to make your application stronger and will set you up to ultimately attend a school that is right for you."
"I truly believe that the application was the best soul searching I have ever done."
"I want to help re-imagine the business model and the role of performing arts organizations, and I know business school is the best guide."
"We are each other’s forté."
Maria DeMuro didn’t have a distinct dream job when she was younger. However, an entry-level consulting role and networking with (mostly male) peers in financial services enabled her to discover her interest in investment banking.
Those acceptance letters are rolling in and now the time has come for you to make the critical choice of where you’ll be spending the next two years of your life and what those two years can mean for your…
Overall, the case competition was a complete thrill and an invaluable learning experience. We were able to meet intelligent and motivated students from other business schools that were competing, which was a great opportunity to expand our growing knowledge and network.
As an extrovert, I have always enjoyed conversing with people in social and professional settings but was apprehensive whenever I heard the term “networking.” It grated on me and connoted an expectation that I had to come away with specific action items instead of appreciating the conversation. Luckily I came to realize that networking was not in fact a dirty word and started to think of it more in terms of merely talking to and getting to know people.