Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code, explains that we're raising our girls to be perfect and our boys to be brave. She discusses how we need to socialize young girls to take risks and learn to program computer code — two skills they need to move society forward.
This talk by Facebook’s chief operating officer goes into three key ways women can be leaders — and what is holding them back. [15 min]
While interviewing top women in wealthtech for a recent cover story in Investment Advisor magazine, we noticed that several of these leaders mentioned that one of their favorite sources of information or inspiration were TED Talks. This online video site features a variety of experts, authors, business leaders and others who discuss in engaging and non-complex manners certain topics, ranging from self-improvement to business organization to leadership and beyond.
We asked those who mentioned TED Talks to name some of their favorites talks, and here are 10 we pulled from that list that we believe would be helpful for all those in financial services. We’ve provided the name and link, as well as approximate length.
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Ginger Szala is executive managing editor of Investment Advisor magazine. She covered the financial business and alternatives industry for 30 years while editor of Futures Magazine Group. She is based in Chicago. Go Blackhawks!
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