Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #5: Michelle Goodman

Interview contributed by Cody McKibben – Michelle Goodman is a bold Seattle freelance writer who's been working for herself for 15 years, contributing to Salon, Bust, Bitch, Bark, the Seattle Times, and the San Francisco Bay Guardian. Now she's compiled the book she wished she'd found when she first started out on her own -- The Anti 9-to-5 Guide: Practical Career ...

Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #4: Julie Jansen

Interview contributed by Cody McKibben -- Julie Jansen is a motivational speaker, career coach, meeting facilitator, and trainer. She's consulted for corporations like TIME, Merrill Lynch, and General ElectricJulie is also the author of I Don't Know What I Want, But I Know It's Not This: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Gratifying Work and You Want Me to Work With ...

Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #3: Alexandra Levit

Interview contributed by Cody McKibben -- Alexandra Levit is the author They Don't Teach Corporate in College: A Twenty-Something's Guide to the Business World, and a regular corporate and university speaker on Gen-Y employees. She is the Founder and President of Inspiration@Work career consultancy and also serves as a Vice President at Edelman public relations agency. She blogs regularly ...

Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #2: Anya Kamenetz

Interview contributed by Cody McKibben. The second expert panelist for our women & money series is Anya Kamenetz, a respectable twentysomething author, columnist, and blogger from Manhattan. The daughter of a poet and a novelist, she graduated from Yale University in 2002. She has worked with the New York Times, the Washington Post, Salon, Slate, the Village Voice, and more, ...

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Heroines of Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship #1: Pamela Slim

Interview contributed by Cody McKibben. Pamela Slim is a tremendously friendly career and entrepreneurship expert who left corporate life in 1996. Her Mesa, Arizona-based company Ganas Consulting helps professionals and entrepreneurs find and do their best work. Some of her corporate clients include Hewlett-Packard, Cisco Systems, Charles Schwab, and Sun Microsystems. She also helps corporate prisoners become thriving entrepreneurs through ...

Eleanor P., 25, talks about money, frustrations with her bank, independence, and indulgences

Eleanor P.'s story is fascinating. It took a major event -- being sent to collections for her student loan -- to start managing her money. She has some family experiences that have made her want to be financially independent, and she keeps a close budget. At the same time, she doesn't consciously budget for indulgences like clothes, and has ...