Women in Finance

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A community dedicated to individuals who identify as female to discuss all things related to Finance.

3/6 analysts on my team (myself included) did not get a bonus this year without any good explanation besides overall poor team performance. What would you do?

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My company reimburses CFA exam fees if I clear level the exam and if I stay in the firm for 1.5yrs from reimbursement date. I don’t wish to be in the same firm . Can i still apply for CFA scholarship?

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Hello, does anyone know a good and reasonable waxing and threading salon in the area of west new york or Jersey City? Is there like an app for this?

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Hello! I’m working on my MBA while working full-time as a Sr. Financial Analyst for a medium-private company. I want to pursue opportunities with larger firms but am not getting notice, any advice?

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1/10 2nd round interview on 1/24 they emailed saying MLK threw off their regular meetings. When do I follow up again? Small, busy company (no structured HR).

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I need an advice! I have been very frustrated at work (bad managers, unfairly treatment, also this year comp, etc). So I have been applying jobs externally. Today I found out I got pregnant (cont.)

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What technology does your company use for a financial database, funding tracking or client investment invoicing? Do you like these programs why or why not?

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A Director who recently joined keeps talking down to me and ignores me when other male peers are present. How do I report the issue? Unfortunately to me, other females don't work enough with him.

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How do you ladies go about making new girlfriends? Just moved a few months ago and am having a hard time finding other women to connect with

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I feel guilty about this, but throughout my career I feel like the only people who have championed for me are actually men.

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For moms that are nursing, does your firm provide any sort of accommodation or room at your office?

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I’m thinking of pursuing an MBA soon - but as crazy as this sounds, I’m worried that being an MBA would make me more intimidating to men. Ladies out there feel me on this?

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Is staying within the Finance industry your end goal?

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What are your top three favorite goals for 2020?

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Had a hard time at work this week, what are some things you guys do as a part of self care and to unwind when things get too much?

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Anyone planning to start a family in a year or so? My partner and I have been talking about it and while I'm excited, I'm also nervous on how this will effect my career

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Recent joiner at my firm and the culture is challenging. I'm trying to stay focused and not get discouraged. What are some examples of good behavior you've seen? Allies who surprised you?

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What are some subtle forms of sexism you encounter in the office on the daily, and how do you deal with it?

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At a small firm that is starting business casual Fridays in the new year (seismic shift, I know). I honestly don't know what to wear- I have suits and sweats, nothing in between. Any advice?

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