Women, Work-Life Balance, & Finance Careers

 Is it possible for women to have work-life balance while working in finance? Our own Melissa Joy, CFP® gives a resounding “Yes!” She recently shared her views about career opportunities for women in finance in the Investopedia article, “The Best Financial Careers for Women.”  She was one of four finance professionals profiled. In the article, Melissa, our Director of Investments and a partner at The Center, described the benefits for women working in smaller, boutique companies. For one, she sees fewer gender barriers and the chance to really prove herself in the still male-dominated field of asset management. “You can stand out as a woman,” Melissa said. “And if you can prove yourself, there are great opportunities for advancement.” To read more about Melissa’s insights, check out the full article:


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