” Stop hoping for a promotion that’s not coming. Instead, start a business at which you want to work. “


” The whole icon of a bull that stands for Wall Street – you couldn’t come up with an image of a more male environment. Women feel that the brand doesn’t speak to them. “


” If you are a senior woman in business, you intuitively know two things: If a white man promotes a woman or a person of color, he gets credit for it. If a woman says great things about a woman, you get dinged for it. Research is clear on this. “


” If you are going to fire this person or hire that person, do it all in a concentrated period. The Band-Aid gets ripped off, and everybody goes back to work. “


” First, pay off your high-interest-rate debt. If you have student loan debt – that’s low interest rate, that has a tax benefit – you can leave that out. A mortgage can be an OK one. Credit card debt is poison. That needs to be paid off right away. “


” Whatever your income level is, save as much as you can – up to 20 percent, but more if you can – and invest it. Put that into an IRA, put that into a brokerage account. “


” Albert Einstein is reported to have said compounding is the eighth wonder of the world. Obviously, a dollar invested in your 20s is worth so much more than a dollar invested in your 60s. “


” The only time in my career I’ve lost sleep – wake up 3:30 in the morning, and you know you’re not going back to sleep – is when I’ve been an entrepreneur. Even in the financial crisis. “


” Networking has been cited as the number one unwritten rule of success in business. Who you know really impacts what you know. “


” What you hear and what the research shows is that gentlemen negotiate for their first job. Women do not negotiate from their first job and on. And I tell women there is no H.R. fairy godmother. There might be, but you better not count on it. “



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Stop hoping for a promotion that
The whole icon of a bull that stands for Wall Street - you couldn
If you are a senior woman in business, you intuitively know two things: If a white man promotes a woman or a person of color, he gets credit for it. If a woman says great things about a woman, you get dinged for it. Research is clear on this.
If you are going to fire this person or hire that person, do it all in a concentrated period. The Band-Aid gets ripped off, and everybody goes back to work.
First, pay off your high-interest-rate debt. If you have student loan debt - that
Whatever your income level is, save as much as you can - up to 20 percent, but more if you can - and invest it. Put that into an IRA, put that into a brokerage account.
Albert Einstein is reported to have said compounding is the eighth wonder of the world. Obviously, a dollar invested in your 20s is worth so much more than a dollar invested in your 60s.
The only time in my career I
Networking has been cited as the number one unwritten rule of success in business. Who you know really impacts what you know.
What you hear and what the research shows is that gentlemen negotiate for their first job. Women do not negotiate from their first job and on. And I tell women there is no H.R. fairy godmother. There might be, but you better not count on it.

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