Veronica invested her Tuesday evenings and Saturday afternoons into the MBALaunch program -- and the return was immeasurable.
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Megan attended the spring Forté C2B Leadership Conference and gained new goals and confidence. The benefits from the conference continue to shape and evolve Megan's career success and friendships.
"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."
The Forté Forums provide an unparalleled opportunity to speak with business school representatives, hear from inspiring MBA alumnae, and network with your future fellow classmates. Find out what to ask and who to talk to in each step of the application process.
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The 2014 MBA Women's Leadership Conference was hosted by UCLA in late June. Attendees gained confidence from sessions by presenters including Cindy Solomon, Katrina Lake, and Ali Wing. Women had the opportunity to meet sponsor companies at the career expo and ended the event on a "Happy" note.
If you're considering an MBA, a local Forté Forum is the best place for you to get your toes wet. Read an attendee's Forum experience as she discovered the resources available to her to reach her dream of business school.
Do you have any idea how others perceive you? Maybe it's time to find out.
ExxonMobil collaborated with Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce (GHWCC) and Houston PBS to produce a series of vignettes called Breakthrough Women, featuring women executives in Houston’s leading industries.
Most communication is spontaneous. Think about it — how often do you get to pull out that canned speech you memorized to explain who you are to a complete stranger? It’s important to be flexible and improvise when you are meeting new people in a professional context. Planning the highlights of what you want to say at networking events will help you engage confidently in these interactions.