We just returned from the annual Forte MBA Leadership Conference held at Amazon in Seattle this year. The conference was sold out with 633 women attending, a host of inspirational speakers, top companies looking to mingle with the Class of 2019 and a power pitch competition for aspiring entrepreneurs. Incoming Darden Forte Fellows supporting Second Year Meg Greenhalgh in the Power Pitch competition As you may know, the Forté Foundation is a non-profit consortium of [...]

This post is a part of the Student Spotlight series where we highlight a current Anderson student or alum to learn about his/her experiences at Anderson.  Student Blogger: Kathy Lee '19 Hometown: Bellevue, WA Undergrad: University of Notre Dame, Marketing & English Pre-MBA Career: QBM Trading International and Microsoft Post-MBA Goals: CPG Marketing Kathy Lee is an incoming UCLA Anderson MBA student from the Class of 2019. This past weekend, she attended the Forté MBA Women's Leadership Conference in Seattle, WA at [...]

by Sydney Sfreddo The University of Virginia Darden School of Business consistently ranks in the top-tier for their career services among MBA programs. To continue introducing you to the career advisors at Darden’s Career Development Center (CDC), this week we are highlighting Reid Thompson (MBA ’09), assistant director of career education and advising. Read more about Darden’s Career Development Center in the news here. How long have you been a career advisor at Darden? I [...]

Here's the next tip in our new series of Admissions Tips by the UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions team.   Check back weekly on Tuesdays for a new #TuesdayTip here on our blog, or follow us at @uclaMBA on Instagram and Twitter.  — Stay in Touch: Introduce YourselfFollow the Admissions Team @uclaMBA:  Twitter and InstagramQuestions? Contact us at: mba.admissions@anderson.ucla.edu

Introducing you to today's special Instagram Takeover student, Taylor St. Clair, from the incoming UCLA Anderson MBA Class of 2019!  Taylor will be taking over our @uclamba Instagram Story to share her experiences at this year's Forté MBA Women's Leadership Conference! Check in throughout the day to our @uclaMBA instagram account to hear about Taylor's "Day in the Life" ! Name: Taylor St. Clair Hometown:Tulsa, Oklahoma Undergraduate Studies:Psychology, Duke University Pre-Anderson: SPDR Exchange Traded Funds Post-MBA Goals:Management Consulting LEARN [...]

by Sydney Sfreddo Molly Deale, a rising Second Year and Forté Fellow at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business, came with the goal of making a major career change. From managing a millinery studio in New York City and creating hats for film, television, and Broadway clients like Hamilton and Wicked to landing a summer internship in investment banking at Credit Suisse, Deale shares how the Darden journey has helped her work towards [...]

When you are applying through the Future Year Admissions process, deciding who should write your recommendations can be a surprisingly tricky matter. Senior Associate Director of Admissions Katherine Alford is here to give you some tips on what kind of recommendations Darden looks for when you apply. Watch: Future Year Recommendation Letters

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