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Early Career

Women Face a Testing Time to Secure an MBA Place [FT.com]

Forté Executive Director Elissa Sangster is quoted in this article by FT.com. Although women are making strides in education generally, accounting for a majority of university students overall in most developed countries, they remain in a minority in business schools.

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MBA - Application Process

Should I Re-Take the GMAT?

You have prepared for the GMAT, taken the courses and still are not happy with your GMAT score, so you ask yourself “should I take it again?” If you feel like you can improve with some studying, it’s definitely worth another try.

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College Student

Choosing Between Part-Time, Executive or Full-Time MBA Programs

When looking into all the different MBA programs out there it’s important to consider several items. First, you need to assess what you really want to get out of the program. Often the greatest networking opportunities come from a full-time program.

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MBA - Application Process

Reaching Out: One Woman at a Time

Coming to the U.S. and being selected as a Forté Fellow by Kelley changed a lot for me. Not only did I get a support system to talk to and feed off of in terms of ideas and opinions, but it made me realize that I could be a part of these organizations and help the next generation of businesswomen as well.

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MBA - Application Process

From CPA to MBA: Leveraging Your Expertise to Showcase Your Passion

Bringing your passion alive in a business school application, however, is necessary to draw the application reader into your story, and truly convince them that you are a perfect fit for your dream school. This becomes increasingly difficult if you are part of the “typical applicant pool” of bankers, consultants, and even accountants.

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College Student

Why You Should Consider An MBA

What ultimately makes an MBA special is the opportunity to re-experience something utterly unique: a return to the university, an environment rigged for learning, exploration, and connection. Escaping from the grind of professional life, you have an opportunity to rejoin an environment designed to help you develop academically, personally, professionally.

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