View presentations by our talented faculty members and leading industry professionals on issues relevant to women in today’s changing financial services industry.

Stand Up for Financial Literacy

Mary Quist-Newins interviews Sarah Spear, Director of Policy & Public Affairs for the AALU and Sarano Kelley, a financial advisor, motivational speaker, and life coach. The trio discuss the lack of financial literacy in the United States and the promotion of financial education. They note that there are educational needs on both sides of the table, and highlight the Stand Up for Financial Literacy Campaign.

Being a Successful Female Producer

Kelly Decker, Agent and Representative with New York Life shares her thoughts with Mary Quist-Newins about the challenges and benefits of being a successful female life insurance producer.

New Research From The American College

Mary Quist-Newins speaks with correspondent Patricia Cheers about new research conducted by The American College that examines recruitment and retention in the financial services industry.

Financial Planning During Divorce

Mary Quist-Newins speaks with divorce planning expert Christine Palmer Hennigan about the initial steps to take when entering divorce proceedings and the steps women, in particular, should take to protect their financial independence.

The Disparity Between Male and Female Producers

Gender stereotypes, career opportunities, and the advantages of a commission-based compensation system are addressed during this discussion featuring Mary Quist-Newins and Linda Mooney Norrie, the Director of Recruiting at the MassMutual Financial Group.

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