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Application Prep Schedule

Webinars

Networking

Advice from Experts

Homework

January 15

MBALaunch Kick-Off

Monthly Jam Session

 

Contribute to MBALaunch Online Discussion

January 29

Explore Your Experiences

 

Complete Brainstorming Exercise

February 12

Critical Self-Assessment and School Choice

Monthly Jam Session

 

Complete Self-Assessment Exercise

March 5

Financing Your MBA

Monthly Jam Session

 

Create Business School Budget

March 19

Ask Me Anything: Inspiration and Advice with MBA Students and Alumnae

   

January - March: MBALaunch Live Events and GMAT Module

April 2

Interacting with Admissions and Preparing for the Forté Virtual Forum

Monthly Jam Session

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

Participate in Forté Virtual Forum, April 4

April 15

Career Goals and School Choice

Reflect on career goals. Research schools.

May 7

MBA Resume Protocol

Monthly Jam Session

Happy Hour

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

May 31 —

Submit resume for sponsor book.

May 21

Define Your Future: Create Your Career

Draft personal statement.

June 4

Mitigate Your Weaknesses

Monthly Jam Session

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

June 18

MBALaunch Check In with MBA Alumnae

July 2

Essays & Recommendations: Make Your Story Stand Out

Monthly Jam Session

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

Request recommendations.

July 16

Brilliant Essays for Forté MBALaunch

Draft essays for at least one target school.

July 30

Networking: As an Applicant & Student

Monthly Jam Session

Reception & MBA Forté Forum

Multi-School Fair & Alumnae Panels

 

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

Finish Essays.

Attend one of the Forté Forumseries. Send notes to people you met at the Forums.

August 13

Proofing Your Application

August 15

Final Touches Campus Visits, Making Great Impressions on Campus

Monthly Jam Session

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

Proofread and edit application.

September 3

MBALaunch Check In with MBALaunch Alumnae

September 20

Interview Skills

Monthly Jam Session

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

Interview prep. Schedule mock interviews.

October 2

From Decision to Matriculation

Happy Hour!

Office Hours and Current Student Contacts

Graduate MBALaunch.

Submit Round 1 Applications.

Host Cities and Kick-off Dates

Atlanta Feb./March 2019
Boston Feb./March 2019
Chicago Friday, Feb. 22
Houston Friday, Feb. 22
Los Angeles Friday, Feb. 8
New York Feb./March 2019
San Francisco Friday, Feb. 15
Seattle Feb./March 2019
Toronto Feb./March 2019
Wash., D.C. Feb./March 2019
London Feb./March 2019