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  1. 1. Women in Finance The 'First Lady Of Wall Street' Was A Total Badass Read More: Muriel Siebert Makers, Muriel Siebert, Makers, Muriel Siebert Interview, Women in Finance, First Lady of Wall Street, Women in Business, Muriel Siebert First Lady of Wall Street, Women on Wall Street, Video, Women News Muriel Siebert was seriously awesome. The "first lady of Wall Street" wasn't going to let a little sexism get in the way of her ambitions. In an in... 7 Women Who Got Their Big Breaks Before 30 Read More: Women in Finance, Tina Brown, Women Entrepreneurs, Third Metric, Women Big Breaks, Jennifer Fan, Female Athletes, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Women's Success, Serena Williams, Female Entrepreneurs, Lena Dunham, Rent the Runway, Women News Often we hear more about notable young women's appearances than their intellect and character. Of course, there are plenty of women who make valuab... 4 Ways To Be A Powerful Woman Read More: BBC 2013 Woman's Hour Power List, British Women, Tracey Emin, Dame Stephanie Shirley, Women in Finance, Heather Rabbatts, Female Philanthropists, Women in Business, Liz Bingham, Powerful Women, Female Entrepreneurs, Business Women, Women News Women today are eager to talk about professional success, and few things are more beneficial to those conversations than the advice of already-success... Former Wall Street Heavy Hitter On The 'Unspoken Secret To Success'
  2. 2. Read More: Sallie Krawcheck Quotes, Career & Money, 85 Broads, Sallie Krawcheck Interview, Women in Finance, Wall Street, Mentoring, Sallie Krawcheck, Sallie Krawcheck Success, Women in Male Dominated Professions, Women on Wall Street, Women Mentors, Male Dominated Fields, Women News Being a woman at the top of a male-dominated industry is not an easy position to occupy -- something Sallie Krawcheck, who was once one of the highest... Sharon Jacquet: Keeping It in the Family When I first got into the finance industry, there weren't a lot of women, especially in senior roles, whom I could look to as a mentor. Now that I'm in that position, I can use my insights to help aspiring women bankers achieve their goals. To Profit, Financial Industry Needs More Women and Stronger Relationships Who do you trust more: a used-car salesman, congressperson or your financial advisor? According to a recent survey, we trust our government about as much as we trust our financial institutions. Women and Investing I encourage women to create a financial plan even if they are now in a committed relationship. Your financial plan should include your ability to own a home, take a five-star vacation and, of course, retire without the fear of outliving your money. Founder's Message to Women: Ask For What You Want Read More: Wall Street, Women in Finance, Dropbox, Start-Ups, Women in Business, Bear Stearns, J.P. Morgan, Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship, Tripit, Hatchedit, Business News As more women face the challenge, the proverbial glass ceiling will keep cracking and hopefully, one day it will break apart. Until then, don't be afraid to take risks and nurture your ideas. They might
  3. 3. just hatch. Why Mothers Should Play a Bigger Role in Family Finances The lingering disparity in gender roles when it comes to financial decisions could lead to families handling their money less effectively. Is Investing Too 'Masculine' For Women? According to one blogger, there's an easy explanation for why there are so few female private investors in America -- investing is inherently masculin... POLL: Should You Mix Drinking And Work? Read More: Women in the Workplace, Gender Differences, Sobriety, Career Women, Women and Alcohol, Women in Finance, Alcohol in the Workplace, Alcohol, Working Women, Career and Money, Poll, Binge Drinking, Drinking at Work, Women News Two things about drinking in the workplace have changed since the Mad Men-era standard of downing five glasses of scotch before noon. 1) You would p... Study: Women in Finance Have to Work Harder to Earn Investor Trust The study says for men in finance, all it takes to earn an investor's trust is the right connections -- not whether you are actually good at your job or not. For the ladies on Wall Street, it is all based on performance. When Women Leave the Workforce, Think of Those Left Behind Read More: Women's Empowerment, Work Life Balance, Women Working, Work Life Balance Women, Women in Finance, Maternity Leave, Women Corporate Culture, Women in Business, Women in Workforce, Business, Corporate Culture, Women Corporate, Women Work Life Balance, Business News
  4. 4. As women leave their jobs because of the difficulty in balancing their families and work, the loss of friends and touchstones can become unpalatable for those who remain. Blame it on Hormones: Men are the Cause of Today's Problems What if Facebook's all-male Board of Directors had chosen a female investment banker to head up their ill-fated IPO? What if the "London Whale" or his male boss had been a woman? What if Enron's bad boys had been girls? Optimism Or Overconfidence? Read More: New Normal, Freud, Work, Meaning of Life, Overconfidence-Bias, Optimism, Economy, Prosperity, Viktor Frankl, Women in Finance, Pleasure, Power, Probabilities., Adler, Business News Optimism is an attitude. Overconfidence is an error in calculating statistical probabilities. As you think about the value of being optimistic, I encourage you to make a distinction between optimism and overconfidence. 'Women In Finance': See The Female Business Leaders Whom The White House Invited To Its Symposium (PHOTOS) The White House assembled some of the top women leaders in the financial world today for its "Women In Finance Symposium" (streaming live on the WH we... Want Less Risk? Hire More Women! Read More: Earnings, Fed, Women, Pay, Testosterone, Risk Aversion, Banking, Federal Reserve, Compensation, Occupational Sex Segregation, Gender, Risk, Gender Inequalities, Women in Finance, Women CEOs, Business News The higher the amount of testosterone, the more willing people are to take risks. Women, with considerably less of the male hormone coursing through their bodies, are more risk averse.
  5. 5. Advancing Women into Financial Leadership Boosts Bottom Line There's a foolproof way to shift away from high-stakes gambling in the financial sector that makes perfect economic sense: hire more women.