Paula Tolliver shares the secrets of a long successful career in business services.
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Jennifer Colosimo doesn’t shy away from talking about the challenges of being a woman in the business world. She’s worked hard to cultivate professional relationships that lead to inclusion, which is different than diversity.
Carolyn Miles’ business background served her well in her transition to nonprofit management. Is her MBA experience applicable in a nonprofit environment? Carolyn thinks so.
As a consultant, Beth Bovis can live anywhere she wants and has carefully crafted her work/life balance. You’re surprised to see “consultant” and “work/life balance” in the same sentence? Consulting is commonly considered a way to rack up the frequent flyer miles and see the world, at some cost to domestic stability. But Beth is eager to counter that stereotype.
Debra Coleman briefly tried working in a school…and in a corporate law office…and in a law firm that collected delinquent taxes. “I had no idea what I wanted to do!” she recalls. Graduating from Williams College with a liberal arts…
It’s clear that the lure of a career in financial services hasn’t abated for Diana Reid over her decades of success. In fact, she thinks that right now is exactly the right time to enter the industry.
Maria’s happiness and suitability for her career is immediately palpable. So what advice does she have to offer for young women looking to find a similar fit?
Rose Manziano grew up in New Jersey and she knew she’d be a veterinarian, because her father, a vet, made it clear that he expected her to follow in his footsteps.
“This is a little embarrassing, but as a young child, I wanted to be a ninja or a kung fu fighter,” says Alice Kwan, Principal at Deloitte Consulting and U.S leader for the firm’s client talent services.
Mojgan Lefebvre grew up in an international setting, as the daughter of a diplomat from Iran.