Marg Franklin: How to Utilize Mentorship for Career Growth and the Power of Saying Yes to Curiosity

She is a financial powerhouse who strives to promote the highest standards of education, ethics, and professional excellence in the investment industry. Meet Marg Franklin, the first woman CEO of CFA Institute, a global not-for-profit organization providing financial literacy to professionals worldwide. Shockingly, Marg’s entrance into the investment management industry was completely accidental, and on the show, she dives into what led her there. She talks about the power of saying yes and finding what you’re good at and sticking to it. Marg also mentions how mentorship can be used as a tool to leap forward in your career. Listen in to hear how you can harness the power of your purpose.

Follow Marg on Twitter: @CFAInstituteCEO

Quotes We Keep In Mind:

“I think you just have to be very clear about what’s important to you, not to let other people tell you, or determine what’s important to you.”

“Everything you did gets you to where you are today right now”

“If you love what you’re doing, I’d say carry on.”




Season 2 of Mind the Ceiling!This season features incredibly candid conversations on making hard choices that lead to a more equitable workplace, building the world you want to live in, and jumping out of planes for justice.I am honored to have had the chance to chat with these fearless womxn on how they are charting new paths, leading organizations, and fearlessly doing it with passion and purpose.If you need to catch up on season 1, you can listen now!

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