Money & Careers

Zoe Cruz: Can Women Ever Beat The Street?

By Stewart Susan
This week’s New York Magazine has a wild story about the firing of Morgan Stanley executive Zoe Cruz, 52, perhaps the most powerful woman on Wall Street. The story is a dramatic tale of the double standards that women in finance face. Wall Street women, by and large, were not surprised. In tough financial times, female executives tend to be…
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News

Congratulations to Pulitzer Winners Dana Priest and Anne Hull

By Stewart Susan
Isn’t it great when smart, hardworking women get the credit? Well, two of the best reporters around, Dana Priest and Anne Hull of the Washington Post, won a Pulitzer today for their series on Walter Reed Medical Center. The story documented the substandard treatment and poor living conditions for wounded soldiers. The series prompted Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates to…
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Money & Careers

Money and Women – How to Keep It and Why We’re All Experts

By Stewart Susan
Welcome to a New Weekly Feature by our own financial guru, Susan Stewart, CEO of Charter Financial Group. Read Susan's impressive bio here. She and her writing partner, Kerry Hannon, have put this series together for us as part of their forthcoming book on investing for women. -Elaine L. by Susan Stewart We women have our fingers firmly on the…
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