How Women Are Penalized For Having Ambition and How You Can Overcome It

This week, Maggie is chatting with Stefanie O’Connell Rodriguez, who is a Personal Finance Writer and the founder of Statement Cards. In this episode, they chat about the ambition penalty that women face in their relationships and in the workplace, both overtly and insidiously. Stefanie also digs into the changes that need to be made structurally in our society, and she gives some tips on what you can do in your own life to fight against the ambition penalty.

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Stefanie O’Connell Rodriguez is a writer covering women, money, power and ambition. She is the founder of Statement Cards, a greeting card line celebrating ambitions beyond marriage and motherhood; and the co-founder of Statement Event, dedicated to connecting the dots between gender equity and financial power.

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