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MBA - About the MBA

Dare to Be Bold: Experiences from EMBA Women


“I was like one of those Hindu gods with ten pairs of hands,” says Isabelle Dresco, a graduate of INSEAD’s Global Executive MBA (GEMBA). “I had a demanding international career. I gave birth to one child in Switzerland, another in London and the third back home in Paris. I also did 120% of the domestic logistics.” After 15 years of career success and no time for pause, she figured it was time to invest in herself.

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Venturing Into the Unknown with an MBA Degree

by Nady Gustave

Venturing Into the Unknown with an MBA Degree through living purposefully, the impact of community, and the advantages of diversity.

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Exploring the Past to Shape the Future: Lessons Learned from 60 Years of MBA Alumni

by Michael O’Leary

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business recently marked the 60th anniversary of the first woman to graduate from the school by publishing 60 Years of Alumnae: Memories, Milestones, and Momentum. 

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Three Things I’d Tell My 20-Year-Old Self

by Jenny Ham

Dear 20-year-old self, You are living in an era where women are taking up space in the billionaires’ club and funds designed for the empowerment of women in historically male-dominated industries and organizations. The metaphorical window has been pried open for you to invest in yourself and pursue an MBA, and I could not be prouder.

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Handicapping Your MBA Odds and Choosing Your School Portfolio

by Angela Guido

If you need an MBA hit to get where you want to go in your career, it behooves you to cast a broad net in your search and application process.

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Expanding Women’s Careers Beyond the MBA

by Ann Drake

The most successful women have close ties with female peers who help each other get jobs and advance their careers.

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