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Career Switching

So, You Want to Work at a Top Consulting Firm: Three Paths to Get You There

by Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business

Georgia Tech MBA students Paroma Chakravarty, Georgia Pearce, and Francesca Sally, all saw themselves at different places post-graduation. For one, there was hope for a supply chain placement. Another woman’s sights were set on consulting. And for another, something more people-facing…

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Women of Leadership Profiles

Holly Weiss, CFO of McKesson’s Prescription Technology Solutions, Wants More Women in Finance

Growing up on a small farm in northern California, Holly Weiss yearned for something different for her future, and she has achieved her dreams of a successful business career. Recently named CFO of an operating segment of McKesson Corporation, Holly proves…

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Level Up Your Career

How to Refocus, Shift Gears, and Grow, Nearly a Decade Into a Successful Finance Career

After two years as a financial analyst in New York, Tatiana de Dalmas fulfilled a lifelong ambition and moved to France. There, still in finance, she rose from Analyst to Senior Associate, settling down in Paris and starting a family of…

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Amanda Hodges is Making the World a Better Place at Republic Services

With a career that has spanned GE Plastics, McKinsey, and Dell Technologies – and an MBA from Harvard Business School – Amanda Hodges now serves as Chief Marketing Officer at Republic Services. Republic is an environmental services company that puts customers…

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MBA Student

Rx for Success in Healthcare

by Meredith Hunt

If you’re looking for a business career that tackles some of society’s most complex challenges, the healthcare industry might be the cure. During Forté’s 2022 MBA Women’s Leadership Conference in June, the following five panelists at the Healthcare/Biotechnology/Pharma session revealed why they are passionate about the industry, where they see opportunities for growth, and how to get ahead.

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Women of Leadership Profiles

Sandra Forero Paves the Way for Latinx Women

Sandra Forero, a Principal and Chief Operating Officer of ZS, has been at the consulting firm her entire post-MBA career. After more than 20 years as a consultant focused on the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries, she continued to expand her…

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