The podcast features Adri Miller Heckman, founder of femXadvisor™, a platform supporting women in building successful financial habits within a male-dominated industry. The host and guest, having known each other for nearly two years, express deep admiration for Adri's impactful contributions.
Adri boasts an extensive professional history, with almost two decades spent at Solomon Brothers and Smith Barney. The podcast delves into the events that shaped Adri's transition into a financial advisor, highlighting a significant turning point her life – a lawsuit that compelled financial firms to increase the hiring of women.
Challenges in the Financial Industry
Adri discussed the persistence of gender disparity in the financial sector, despite initiatives to increase diversity. She shared her experiences as a national training officer at Smith Barney and the challenges faced by women in this industry.
Setting Clear Goals
It was emphasized that setting clear goals and priorities is important. In this episode, Adri's determination to build her practice around her values and priorities, mainly as a mother, was discussed.
Alignment with One's Mission
The episode delved into how Adri's mission and passion for empowering women led her to create a business that aligns with her values. Overall, the episode featured an inspiring conversation with Adri Miller-Heckman, discussing her journey in the financial industry, her passion for helping women succeed, and the importance of aligning one's career with one's mission and values.