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The Weekly Chic: let's catch up on bschool, side hustles & more tonight

The Weekly Chic
The Weekly Chic: let's catch up on bschool, side hustles & more tonight
By MBAchic • Issue #12 • View online
In this issue:
  • From MBAchic
  • Upcoming Events (join us tonight!)
  • On Our Radar: things you need to know
  • Featured Jobs (looking to hire *you*)
  • Get Involved
How did your week start out? Hope you enjoyed the weekend holidays, if you celebrate. This week’s email is out today because this week got off to an *interesting* start (read: Monday escaped before the morning was over)… Also, want to use this space to remind you about tonight’s talk with three current MBAs about business school, side hustles & everything in between. So excited to chat with Farah Azmi (Harvard Business School; IXORA Apparel), Lizzie Ann Jones (Rice Jones Business School; Hey Lizzie Ann) and Saniya Waghray (Wharton School of Business; Career Contessa and BollySoulDance). We’ll talk about how they manage their side hustle lives and bschool lives – would love to hear about your experiences managing both, as well! Register using the link below for the Zoom details and we’ll see you there… also check out the incredible giveaway happening on Instagram with IXORA Apparel - we’re giving away two blazers valued at $350 each: one for you, one for a friend. Step up your Zoom game with a gorgeous, signature piece from their line that’ll help you seamlessly -and stylishly- shift from work to play long after lockdown.
Are you looking to brush up on your Excel skills or pick up a few new tricks? We’re finalizing the dates with an expert instructor who is kindly presenting us two free, targeted, 30-minute sessions next week and during the last week of April, so stay tuned for more on that front (let your bschool-bound friends know, too!).
Finally, we have another exciting conference happening Friday at UCLA. The Women’s Business Connection at Anderson is putting on VELOCITY 2021 and this year they’re fully virtual. The conference never disappoints and they’ve got a great lineup yet again. All are welcome to join – check out the registration link below and don’t miss the VELOCITY-eve discussion happening Thursday night on allyship and bringing everyone along as we move Forward.
PSA: If you’re job or internship searching, companies like Aday, Pipeline Equity, Rosetta Digital are waiting to hear from you, and more are waiting to tap into our growing Resume Bank on MBAchic (scroll to “Featured Jobs” & sign up for Beta if you’re not yet inside). If you’re with a brand or organization, reach out here to find out how you can tap into our growing global network of smart, ambitious professionals.
Sending you good vibes for the week ahead!

From MBAchic
How to work on a startup while in business school
Upcoming Events
Are you on Clubhouse? Join us here so you don’t miss our upcoming conversations and office hours on the platform.
TONIGHT -- 7:30pm ET
FRIDAY -- 11:30am ET
Student clubs & Professors hosting events that are open to the public are highly encouraged to submit to our Calendar
On Our Radar: things you need to know
Yellen calls for a global minimum corporate tax rate - NYT
PwC tells staff to split office and homeworking after Covid - FT
Has the Pandemic Set Female Leadership Back? - Knowledge@Wharton
Competition From the Inside Out - MIT SMR
A Harvard MBA student shares the strategies she used to get into 3 of the top 5 US business schools - Business Insider
Peloton Completes Precor Acquisition
Black Executives Press Companies to Battle GOP State Voting Laws - WSJ
How to Create a Winning Post-Pandemic Business Model - HBR
Volvo Employees Will Automatically Be Opted In to 24 Weeks of Paid Parental Leave - Working Mother
LinkedIn confirms it’s working on a Clubhouse rival, too – TechCrunch
Women in Graduate Management Education - GMAC
Featured Jobs
These companies are waiting to hear from qualified members of MBAchic:
Get Involved
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