Successful Women Leaders: Conversations about Career and Life

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Women currently hold four percent or 20 CEO positions at S&P 500 companies1. This number may appear low; however, it is significantly improved from the seven female CEO positions reported in 20052. On average, women account for 19 percent of partners in CPA firms nationwide3

DHG's Ashley Ensley shares insight and key takeaways for professionals to create success in career and life.

Over the past several months, Ashley had the opportunity to talk with women, both in DHG and in financial institutions, about their career paths. She found that there were three prevailing themes in the stories: 

  1. the importance of mentor/sponsor relationships, 
  2. having challenging goals or assignments and 
  3. having a support system.

Author

Ashley Ensley, Senior Manager | DHG Financial Services