All Pax World Posts

July 21, 2017

The Unexpected Answer to Professional Investors’ Most-Asked Question

Back when I was an equity research analyst, I quantified everything I possibly could. I figured that my opinion and my intuition were likely no better […]
January 25, 2017

How Technology Can Help Close the Gender Gap

What is the experience of a woman in corporate America today? She probably hears a lot about diversity initiatives from the leadership of her company, but she probably has precious little to show it, save a smattering of diversity days, mentoring programs, employee advocacy groups, and other gender programs. Boards and senior leadership at her company remain stubbornly male, and women continue to earn less than men for comparable work.
December 29, 2016

2017: The Year of Financial Feminism

It may be trite to say "money is power"... but money is power, particularly in a capitalist society. As professional women come to terms in these closing days of 2016 that our progress in business has slowed to a crawl—despite all of the energy around it over the past few years—they will look for new means to move forward.
September 22, 2016

Four Reasons Why Gender Equality In The Workplace Is Closer Than You Think

The “queen bee” is dying. You’ve heard of her, right? She’s that senior businesswoman at the top of her field who didn’t help other women get ahead—or, worse yet, actively worked against them. Was she just a natural bitch?
April 26, 2015

The Retirement Savings Crisis “Aha” …and Why It Really Matters

Here’s what we know: we know that the retirement savings crisis is enormous; by some estimates, Americans are under-saved by up to $14 trillion.1 We know that this number, as large as it is, may in fact be understated, because it assumes Social Security and Medicare solvency ...a big if.
February 19, 2014

Women Leading: Sallie Krawcheck on Investing in 2014

Video featuring Sallie Krawcheck, Chair, Pax Ellevate Management LLC and Business Leader, Ellevate Asset Management LLC
January 8, 2014
Driving Diversity

10 Ways to Improve Your Company’s Diversity Results

Ok, you understand the importance of diversity in your company. You've likely seen the research that points to better business results. Or maybe you intuitively recognize that your customer demographics are shifting, and this will help you address them. Or maybe you view this as a fairness issue, or any of dozens of other reasons.
December 10, 2013
Wall Street

Big Idea 2014: Investing Will Completely Change

This post is part of a series in which LinkedIn Influencers pick one big idea that will shape 2014. See all the ideas here. 2014 may […]
November 5, 2013
Dollar bill

The Top 10 Financial Mistakes Women Make

We all make mistakes. I’ve made more than my share. Here are the top 10 financial mistakes professional women make: 1) Letting your husband or partner manage the money without your involvement. Very 1968… and not in the cool, mod way.