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You did it! You were accepted into the MBA program of your dreams! But now what? How do you prepare to make the most of this transformational experience?

Forté research suggests that when starting an MBA, many women are concerned about balancing competing priorities, finding their voice in team settings, and prioritizing what’s important during their schooling in order to be successful after graduation.

Preparing to Succeed in Your MBA

Forté has taken FranklinCovey’s world-renowned leadership training and combined it with our gender and MBA expertise to develop a revolutionary, hybrid program designed to support you through the first year of your MBA journey. You are investing so much of your time and talent into your MBA, make sure you are starting with all the tools you will need to succeed. With MBA Takeoff, you will get practical tips for success and gain an advantage over your peers while building a support network of women also starting this journey.

Takeoff will leave you ready to execute — and excel — on this life-changing goal.

MBA Takeoff Program Details



MBA Takeoff uses the learning objective Lead from Within, Lead Others and Lead in Business School to deliver key components of the program including:

  • Learning and reflection exercises designed to support MBA women in negotiations, communications and goal-setting
  • Online sessions which explore:
    • Self-doubt
    • Saying no
    • Networking secrets
    • Negotiations styles
    • Executive presence
    • Classroom communications
  • Online learning community
  • Access to FranklinCovey learning modules

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