When Gloria Cordes Larson talks about her career, the word “serendipity” comes up a lot. A self-described “half-glass-full Southern cheerleader type,” she means being in the right place at the right time, and the opportunities she seized lend an unpredictable, if not unplanned, quality to her trajectory—each job doesn’t typically lead to the next. “Someone looking at my resume could easily think I either can’t hold down a permanent job or that I have a huge amount of curiosity,” says Larson, laughing. Read More
“…jobs come and go, but a calling is for life.”
Karen Finerman is no stranger to doing the impossible. In the early 90s, she co-founded a wildly successful hedge fund—and continues to lead it today as CEO…while also raising four kids.
Still, she managed to find the time to answer a few of our questions. Read on for some quick money advice and career inspiration. Read More