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Here’s What We CAN Control Right Now

We live in a “Can you believe this headline? And this one? And this one?” world these days, where it can feel like so much is out of our control. Shouldn’t we have had more women in Congress by ...

Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Is What Backlash Looks Like

I’m processing. Mostly, I feel very sad for Dr. Ford. Achingly sad. I know I’m going to have a burst of energy. But right now I’m bone-deep sad

What We Owe Other Women After Last Week

Where were you? I was in the departure lounge at O’Hare airport, tears streaming down my face for her. Seeing other women, watching, looking stricken.

The Powerful Sign That Things Are Changing for Women

Well, we’ve just passed the tenth anniversary of the Lehman bankruptcy and the crescendo of the financial crisis, out of which came a long, slow recovery. Since then, the rich have gotten richer...

Serena Williams’ $17,000 Truth Tax

Serena accused of receiving coaching, standing up for herself when she was given a warning, being penalized a point, fighting back, being penalized a game.

What Wall Street Didn’t Learn From the Recession

We’re approaching the 10-year anniversary of the most convulsive part of the financial crisis: the implosion of Lehman Brothers and the subsequent Great Recession.

We’re Defaulting to Investing in Men - Why?

We learn in Investing 101 that “diversification” is a key tenet of prudent investing: In other words, don’t put all of your eggs in one basket.

What The Handmaid’s Tale and a Graduation Speech Have in Common

There have been two things that have moved me over the past couple of months...

Here’s How The Change Will Happen

​It is well known that, when it comes to money, women get the short end of the stick: Fewer senior roles in the money industries, less money to manage, less venture capital funding.

That “Conventional Wisdom” Isn’t So Wise

It’s that time of year. Spring conference season. And so I’ve spoken at several conferences for traditional financial services companies over the past few weeks. And as you might imagine...

“The Most Fun I’ve Ever Had” … Isn’t the Point

I’ll never forget a friend of mine being asked: “Is it fun to be an entrepreneur?” She was supposed to answer, “It’s the most rewarding thing I’ve ever done." Instead, she answered, “No.”

Why Does “for Women” Still Mean “Not as Good”?

As we’ve been working to — pulling together to help us , , work to for all women (and men) — we’ve been thinking a lot about the messages that society gives us about money.

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