Topic: In the News

Ina Drew, One Of The Top Women On Wall Street, Resigns After Scandal

Ina Drew, One Of The Top Women On Wall Street, Resigns After Scandal

A 1995 profile of JPMorgan executive Ina Drew begins with the words “Ina R. Drew loves crises.” Let’s hope that’s still true. Last week, JPMorgan CEO announced a shocking $2 billion trading loss, and said his firm’s handling of the securities trades was “flawed, complex, poorly reviewed, poorly executed and poorly monitored.” Now the Wall Street Journal reports that three top employees will leave the firm this week, including Drew, now one of the highest-ranking women on Wall Street. More »

If You Want To Be More Productive, You Should Ditch Your Fella

If You Want To Be More Productive, You Should Ditch Your Fella

Happy National Singles Week, you singles out there! Oh, you didn’t know that there was a National Singles Week? You didn’t have it marked on your calendar as a friendly reminder of just how alone you are in the world? I wait all year for this week. I fashion a countdown paper chain in January every year and rip a ring off every day in such extreme anticipation that I can barely control myself. More »

The Afternoon Grind: A Love Interest For Liz Lemon And The Sarah Palin Biography

The Afternoon Grind: A Love Interest For Liz Lemon And The Sarah Palin Biography

Speaking in public anytime soon? Here are some tips on how to get through it like a pro. (The Daily Muse)

The Sarah Palin biography–a whole lot of “wow.” (YourTango)

Everyone’s favorite television working girl, Liz Lemon, apparently is looking for love this season on 30 Rock. (The Frisky)

Can you find the perfect platform stiletto boots for the office on a budget? (The Budget Babe)

Three “real” women and how they “do it all.” (HuffPo Women)

 

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The Morning Grind: The Pullover Sweater And How To Know If You’re In A Professional Rut

The Morning Grind: The Pullover Sweater And How To Know If You're In A Professional Rut

Study reveals that women remember more when it comes from a baritone voice. (YourTango)

How to make the pullover sweater your thing. (The Frisky)

Learn how to take antique goods and make them into practical pieces for your home or office. (Shelterpop)

How to know if you’re business idea is a keeper, or if you should trash it. (My Daily Muse)

Are you in a professional rut? Maybe that’s why you’re so blue lately. (LevoLeague)