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5 Things to Remember in a Nervous Stock Market

The stock market is fretful. I’ve always thought of the price, and the daily price movements, of individual stocks as telling a bit of a story.

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12 Reasons I’m Hopeful About Women at Work

Well, a couple of weeks ago, Lean In and McKinsey that showed that, despite all the leaning we all did, there’s been no advancement of women in business. None, nada, nothing.

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What to Know About the Markets Right Now

​Well, this isn’t a lot of fun, this market volatility. It’s a bit like turbulence on a flight. Uncomfortable, but historically not dangerous to your financial health.

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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 ...

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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

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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.

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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.