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THE VOICES & VIEW FROM FEMTECH LEADERS

7 Places You Can Find Discount Coupons

It may not look like much, but the money saved by using coupons really adds up. You could save quite a handful especially if you are constantly using coupons when you shop. The only challenge is knowing where to get the best coupons. Here are some tips on how to find coupons. Newspaper This is the oldest source of coupons. Don’t give up on it yet. You can still get some great coupons in the Sunday newspaper. Generally, newspapers…

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6 Best Software for Education

If you are a student or a teacher, you will definitely benefit from our list of best software for education. These various programs may also serve as productivity tools, as they help you increase your performance at class or while studying. The fact is, we live in the age of technology, and we cannot and should not run away from it, as it may improve each and every aspect of our lives, including education. So, why is it important…

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How to Make Money in High School

It’s no wonder that young people, especially high school students, sometimes wish to treat themselves with a new cell phone, a piece of clothes, or some other more expensive little thing that is highly popular among their peers. Some are lucky enough that their parents are able to fulfill everything they want, but for others, it is necessary to reconcile with their fate, or to find some source of income, that is, find a part-time job. This article gives…

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Rachel Barnes

Global Innovations, Operational Efficiencies, and Diversity & Inclusion Programs Leader London, United Kingdom  LinkedIn Profile Your career in banking started out in recruiting, and ended up as head of transformation/innovation. How did your time in HR influence your views on how to best tackle system transformations? Although business transformation is perceived as organisation and processes, in reality it always comes down to inspiring the leaders and staff to motivate them to thrive and change. My HR background fed my…

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Chris Cherewan

Startup Accelerator Program Manager at Wells Fargo Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota LinkedIn Profile  |  Wells Fargo Accelerator You grew up in a family of entrepreneurs. How did this shape you in your career? I seem to have inherited the drive, intelligence, risk taking, as wells as a ‘what could be’ take on nearly everything. I grew up as one of four children. I was the first born of the next generation in my family and a woman. My life, among my…

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Amy Lenander

Chief Marketing Officer at Capital One, UK London, England @AmyLenander  | LinkedIn Profile You’re Chief Marketing Officer at Capital One UK, but you started out with the bank in McLean, Virginia. How did you get tapped to join the UK team? I’ve worked at Capital One my whole career, and one of the main reasons I’ve stayed is that I continue to get to learn new things and take on different challenges. My experience in our US business ranged from…

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Hazel Moore

Chairman & Co-Founder, FirstCapital London, England @hazel_moore  | LinkedIn Profile You’ve garnered accolades for your work in Private Equity, but you didn’t exactly plan on being in finance. You studied Natural Sciences at University. How did you wind up in finance? I started in finance by chance really. I had a degree in sciences, but through a series of circumstances I found myself in Hong Kong and I needed a job. As Hong Kong is a major financial centre,…

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CEO Confidential

By Michelle Moffatt and Amy Ciolek Picture this… You are at a work function or out at a dinner party with friends, and someone asks you, ‘what do you do’? Do you: A)   Mumble something hardly audible because you feel a little awkies because in reality you are the big boss running the show B)   Add words like; ‘just’, ‘only’, ‘small’ or ‘little’ to describe your empire that is minting it C)   Proclaim proudly and unapologetically from the roof…

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Kathleen Pierce-Gilmore

VP & GM Credit Americas at PayPal Washington, DC LinkedIn Profile   The central theme of “helping people in their financial lives”  repeatedly came up during our conversation.  Why is this your personal mantra? My passion for helping people achieve financial health stems directly from my own experience growing up.  I watched my parents struggle to make ends meet, leveraging credit cards to survive, and then eventually getting stuck in a vicious cycle that took them decades to recover…

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Miranda Brawn Esq

Co-Founder at Color in Tech London, United Kingdom @brawnm  |  LinkedIn Profile  |  FaceBook  | www.mirandabrawn.com You studied your Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree at Business School. What prompted you to then shift to study law?  My childhood goal was to be a lawyer. After entering the investment banking industry at the age of 18 years, I found that my passion for the law was reignited when I was negotiating legal agreements for an investment bank. Hence, I went on to sit my…

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