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The Weekly Chic: empowering & enabling our community, and what's next

The Weekly Chic
The Weekly Chic: empowering & enabling our community, and what's next
By MBAchic • Issue #5 • View online
This week we announced our newest MBAchic Fellows pursuing their studies at Brenau University’s Executive Women’s MBA. When we set out to relaunch MBAchic in 2019, the goal was always to empower and, perhaps more importantly, enable through our content, community and collaborations (also a portion of all MBAchic proceeds funds MBA scholarships). Awarding $60,000 in scholarships over the last two years has been a dream come true, and we’re excited to continue to support the academic and professional paths of those in our community. Check out the article below to hear from our newest MBAchic Fellows, Kristi Talley and Anne Stewart Forbes!
Speaking of enablement, we’re currently building out our spring content and programming to accompany the launch of our member area. If you would like to get published on MBAchic or pitch an event for our community, please get in touch. We have a number of ways to get more involved – anywhere from profiling an industry leader / alum from your program to writing a personal essay for the site… hosting a conversation or teaching our community something new, and more.
Finally, today we’ve got an exciting giveaway launching (from a professor and familiar face at MBAchic). Check out MBAchic.com at 12pm ET today for the full details.
Keeping this intro short, but leaving you with words of wisdom that seemed to resonate over this week from Barbara C. Jordan and Dr. Mae Jemison. In lieu of jobs and a community roundup at the bottom of this note, sharing a throwback that just… hits different a year into the pandemic. Sending you good vibes for the week ahead!

Latest from MBAchic
Announcing our newest MBAchic Fellows at Brenau
#MBAchicTakeover – Chilufya Mulenga shares a day as a financial controller and MAcc student at Cambridge
On our radar: things you need to know
How to Stop Overthinking Everything - HBR
Where There’s Humor, There’s Hope - KornFerry
Bitcoin to Come to America’s Oldest Bank, BNY Mellon - WSJ
Microsoft (MSFT) CEO Satya Nadella Says Tech Needs Clearer Law on Online Speech - Bloomberg
Saudi Activist Loujain al Hathloul is Out of Jail. But Justice Remains a Distant Hope - Time
TikTok Sale to Oracle, Walmart Is Shelved as Biden Reviews Security - WSJ
Bumble valued at $13bn as investors fall in love with dating app - FT
The MBA gets emotional - FT
How the Biden Administration Can Expand Rural Broadband - New Yorker
Clubhouse is now blocked in China after a brief uncensored period – TechCrunch
A women-focused recovery... - POLITICO
Stop Telling Women They Have Imposter Syndrome - HBR
The right MBA choices are more crucial than ever - FT
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Hot Picks & Tips
Quick meme break this week: a throwback to a classic.
@MBA.chic, December 2018
@MBA.chic, December 2018
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