Angela shares her experience from attending a school-sponsored etiquette dinner and how it inspired her to work on her networking skills.
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As Kat is making her way through these crazy, jam-packed days with classmates, there are a few things she wishes she'd known before starting as an MBA that would have helped ease the transition.
After experiencing periods of time where Rachel felt indecisive and wavered back and forth about applying to b-school, she strongly encourages women who are on the fence to take the time to consider the Forté MBALaunch program.
Angela's first career fair made her a little nervous but with preparation and support from her friends, she discovered that it can be a valuable resource.
College students know that in order to get that target career, they need to get their foot in the door with an internship – preferably an internship that shows employers that as a prospective recruit, you are capable of doing great work. What better way to achieve this than with an internship that allows you to experience all of this? Here are five steps to land that dream internship.
As a freshman, Kaitlyn Lannan was intrigued by the older students talking about their summer internships at impressive places like Fortune 500 companies, and she decided to do some research. Here is what she learned from the process.
I’m not a huge fan of the word “networking.” If you genuinely care about getting to know a person, it comes through more effectively than having an ulterior motive. People will always be welcome to an informational conversation, and there are many different types of contacts at business school:
Ambitious women are joining forces in every major American city, forming dinner groups and networking circles--collaborating to achieve clout and success. Learn from Pamela Ryckman how to build your own Stiletto Network in this webinar.
Do you wish there were more people in your life who could write you a letter of recommendation, put in a good word for you, or introduce you to other important people? Just because you’re young doesn’t mean you don’t know these people already.
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?”