In the final installment of our three-part series, we’ve asked businesswomen Blaine Wilkes, Lindsey Pollak, Hannah Granade, and Victorian Ransom what they would do differently if they had to do it all over again. They’ve done the trial and error, so you don’t have to: tune in to find out how to make the best decisions for your career.
Hear from Jen LeClair, CFO for PNC’s Asset Management Business. Jen has a unique and remarkable career, which goes to show that you can take any path to an MBA.
An MBA is a wise choice for women looking to take their careers to the next level, start their own ventures, or branch out into a new direction—and there are other equally important considerations.
Representation matters in school and in the workforce. This panel of successful multicultural alumnae from Forté sponsor schools want to share their personal experiences and ideas with prospective female MBA students.
They might sound like strange bedfellows, but the marriage between engineering and business can pay dividends. Listen to this panel of four successful, dynamic women who parlayed their engineering degrees into business careers. You’ll hear from Velma Arney, Director of Career Services at the McCoombs School of Business at UTA, as she moderates a panel with Fatima Abdullah, Susan Morrison, Sanyogita Lakhere, and Juliana Rodriguez. Find out what they think of getting an MBA and finding work that plays to their strengths.
At our Boston Career Lab, we talked to Valerie Bockstette of FSG Social Impact Advisors about the value of an MBA as preparation for a career in social enterprise. We also hear from Andrea Mitchell-Kimmell, Associate Director of Admissions at Harvard Business School, who discusses the right time to pursue an MBA, and first-year Harvard Business School student Whitney Gosden offers her perspective on the business school experience.
In this episode, hear from some of the speakers at our Career Lab event at USC. Katherine Bair Desmond, Manager of Women’s Recruiting Initiatives at McKinsey, and Rodney Craig, Director of Global Markets at Merrill Lynch, talk about how they launched their careers and how you can get started. We also hear from Eric Chambers, of the Graduate Management Admissions Council, about preparing for life after college.