Community Knowledge Base

Tap into the wisdom of our community on all topics, personal and professional. We're here to help each other achieve our goals faster and smarter.

Find Articles by Category, Topic and Author
Showing Resources
written by Sallie Krawcheck/articles
Photo 1456324504439 367cee3b3c32
Sallie Krawcheck

What do I wish I’d learned about money sooner? So much. Mostly, that money is power, independence, freedom, and living the lives that we want — lives...

Photo 1424878825877 7083ba5de185
Sallie Krawcheck

Let’s start by calling a spade a spade. In writing about my metric for success, I fully recognize how fortunate I am to have a choice in the matter. I...

Thinkstockphotos 134709784
Sallie Krawcheck

​I’ve had to make some tough decisions in my career. For example, should we institute a big lay-off in 2010, or double-down by hiring more trainees? (...

10135180454 5175edb6aa z
Sallie Krawcheck

There’s an accepted wisdom around women and money these days: we have a money problem. And that problem is that we earn only 77 cents of each dollar a...

Hnck4578
Sallie Krawcheck

We women today are healthier than we have ever been. We know what to eat and what to avoid…and we mostly manage to do it. (Thank goodness dark chocola...

126497364
Sallie Krawcheck

As my team and I work to launch our start-up, Ellevest (a digital investment platform for women, to be launched this year), I've given a lot of though...

Unsplash18
Sallie Krawcheck

​In my 20s, I was an investment banker; in my 30s, a research analyst; in my 40s, I managed and led large, complex businesses; and now that I’ve enter...

23013175023 e580ae2cb5 z Ellevate logo round
Ellevate Network

​Talking money is hardly romantic, but it’s totally necessary for any serious relationship. Whether you’ve got a ring on it, are domestically partnere...

462535905
Sallie Krawcheck

Myth 1: Women are not “as good at math” — and math-like things — as men. Not true. Females’ math grades are every bit as good as males’. (And we make better grades overall. Yup, science too.) Myt...

Aaeaaqaaaaaaaas9aaaajgm5njjiytfmlwfmmwutndfmyi1injzmlty3mdawotlmotc4oq
Sallie Krawcheck

Starting your own business can be very rewarding. But it’s definitely also a challenge. When I made the jump from being a corporate executive to an entrepreneur, I found my new role to be hard. I...

Aaeaaqaaaaaaaaq6aaaajdbjnzdjzdkzltrkyzktndi2mc04ngvhlwfjyjnlztdlnjnjyg
Sallie Krawcheck

When I was a child, I told my (well-meaning, traditional, southern) mother that I wanted to be a pediatrician. Her response was that parents wouldn’t trust their children with a female pediatrician...

Dollar
Sallie Krawcheck

Your challenge is different. Your challenge is not to keep yourself from trading out of the market. Instead, it’s more about you getting in.