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A primer for women in banking

September 9, 2010 |  2:13 pm

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:

Citibank's Advice to Women

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

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