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Women of Leadership Profiles

As Global Head of HR at Blackstone, Paige Ross Relies on Curiosity and Flexibility

by Meredith Hunt

As a native New Yorker and 25-year veteran of human resources roles across industries, Paige Ross has seen it all. A lifelong learner, Paige now applies her people savvy as global head of Human Resources for Blackstone, a leading investment management firm.

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MBA - About the MBA

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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Impact Stories

Forté Impact: Chantel Adams and Jacqui Cuffe McNamara

by Meredith Hunt

When Chantel Adams and Jacqui Cuffe McNamara got MBAs in 2014, jobs were not the only thing on their minds. They had also just capped off two years of dedication to advancing women’s representation in business, for which they tied to win the prestigious Edie Hunt Inspiration Award. Seven years later, they still believe in Forté’s mission to get more women leading.

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Impact Stories

Forté Impact: Henry Frost

by Meredith Hunt

During his second year of graduate school at the University of Virginia, Henry Frost had an eye-opening experience. While attending Forté’s Inclusive Leadership Program, he learned about Forté’s Men as Allies program.

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Impact Stories

Forté Impact: Alex Walker Turner

by Forté

For Alex Walker, the mentor program nurtured an allyship with her male classmates that continues to fuel her relationships with colleagues at McKinsey & Company, where she’s thriving as a team leader and advocate for parity in the workplace.

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Impact Stories

Forté Impact: Deepika Batra Digiovine

by Forté

Originally from India, Deepika pursued an MBA at a top business school in America through her Forté Fellowship which catapulted her into a career leading global IT teams from Chicago to Saudi Arabia. Now, she’s helping Forté expand the MBA talent pipeline worldwide.

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