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College Student

Alison Micucci – New York Life: Calculated Risks Catapult Women’s Careers, Especially in Financial Services

How did Alison Micucci’s rural roots and love for law get her where she is today? Alison boils it down to stepping out of her comfort zone to let some level of risk in at certain points in her career.

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Financial Services

Maria DeMuro: It’s A Great Time For Women In Financial Services

by Mandy Dorn

Maria DeMuro didn’t have a distinct dream job when she was younger. However, an entry-level consulting role and networking with (mostly male) peers in financial services enabled her to discover her interest in investment banking.

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College Student

Three Reasons Female MBAs Propel Women’s Advancement

by Elissa Sangster

Female MBAs—whether they’re pursuing or leveraging the degree—have a unique mark on women’s advancement.

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Early Career

Women Lead Webinar: Being the Boss

by Bianca Bickford

Identifying and closing both performance and opportunity gaps in the workplace are the keys to success.

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College Student

How Engineers Benefit from a Business Conference

by Jenna Newman

“Being an engineering major, the last thing you think about is business, but think about it — if you move up higher in a company, for example, to become Vice President of your division, you will need to have a strong business foundation.”

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Finance

Stephanie Henderson: From Peace Corps Plans to Pitching Stocks

by Mandy Dorn

Stephanie Henderson majored in Political Science and minored in African Studies at Middlebury College, aiming high in her plans to work for the Peace Corps in Sub-Saharan Africa. Today, she applies that same enviable ambition in a vastly different role, loving her job as an equity research analyst for Fidelity Asset Management in Boston, Massachusetts.

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