Entrepreneur Romy Newman often jokes that she’s the most “corporate” start-up founder you’ll ever meet. She left a high-flying career in media to become the captain of her own ship after realizing that she couldn’t combine work and parenting at the level she wanted within the confines of Corporate America. The result? Co-founding Fairygodboss, the largest online community for women to confidentially come together around career. Romy shares an insider’s look at trending topics among the nearly 7 million Fairygodboss members—including overcoming hiring bias, Zoom fatigue, and burnout at work.
- Beata Kirr
- Co-Head—Investment Strategies