A primer for women in banking

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If you are a woman, consider that ‘playing fair’ might sabotage your career in finance.

That, at least, is the message of a card on the desk of human resources employees at Citibank -- a card that was picked up by a job candidate at the bank and then broadcast by his friend, a New York blogger. The points were taken from the bestseller ‘Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office.’

Take a look at the other advice:

A Citi spokesperson said, ‘The material in question is not part of Citi’s formal leadership training or human resources communications. It appears to have been taken from a published book by a noted author in the field of executive coaching.’


-- Nathaniel Popper