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Marianne-Lake

Marianne Lake Named JPMorgan Chase’s New CFO

Here at Career Girl Network, we love profiling exciting and powerful women, because we want to give all of you Career Girls out there amazing women to look up to and aspire to emulate. Marianne Lake is no exception to this grou...

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From Madison Ave to Mahatma Gandhi Road

UNICEF reported in June of this year that in India, 13 million children are out of school and 12.7 million are involved in child labor. De Anne Wingate witnessed the poverty and suffering first hand when she travelled to India ...

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Women: WINNING!

In general, here at Career Girl, we stand clear of political content unless it truly pertains to careers and the women we connect with. But today, the country has spoken, and Career Girl will, too. Take a look for a moment at t...


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Life Lessons from Taylor Swift

The Huffington Post, in honor of her album dropping last week, published “10 Life Lessons from Taylor Swift.” Objectively, Ms. Swift has the life experience of an 8th grader, and the emotional intelligence to go wit...

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Will Sheryl Sandberg Leave Facebook?

She leaves every day at 5:30pm for home, but a bigger question about Sheryl Sandberg’s coming and going is looming on the horizon of Silicon Valley and perhaps even Washington, DC: Will she leave Facebook? Sheryl has repe...

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Margaret Stender’s 4 Tips for Career Success

I loved meeting Margaret Stender, President and CEO of the Chicago Sky WNBA team, and learning her steps to building something that lasts. Margaret’s career history is impressive and her accomplishments many. Yet she has a ca...


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Build Something That Lasts

Last week I had the distinct pleasure of meeting Margaret Stender, President and CEO of the Chicago Sky WNBA team. A true champion for women, Margaret inspired us all when she shared her six essential steps to building somethin...

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Spotlight on Alexa von Tobel, CEO of LearnVest

Alexa von Tobel and her company, LearnVest, are taking the world of women and finance by storm. Budgeting, financial planning, investing — they can do it all, and by the looks of her most recent $19 million fundraising su...

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Richard Branson Says “We Need More Women in the Boardroom”

Every now and then, you find a man who is willing to stand up to change the world for….women and girls. Richard Branson is one of those men, and his recent column for Entrepreneur addresses the lack of women in the boardr...


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Stacy London “Books” Up

We’ve profiled her company, Style for Hire, on Career Girl before. And it’s safe to say that all of us here at Career Girl are a great big fan-girls of Stacy London. Her honesty, her tips and tricks, her personality...