25 minutes with Wall Street vet and Ellevate Chair Sallie Krawcheck

When Sallie Krawcheck was a top finance executive, she had an office the size of a conference room, two assistants, a car, a driver and a private jet. And every day at 3 p.m., she had a plate of warm cookies delivered.

These days, Krawcheck has a grungy desk in a small room a fraction of the size of her old office. She shares it with seven other people (and a few mice).

“And I’m having the time of my life,” Krawcheck said Thursday before a crowd of more than 100 women gathered in Charlotte, N.C.,… …read more