Florence comments on the challenges women face as they make their way to the top of the corporate ladder in the fall magazine of her alma mater, Smith College.

Regarding the juggling act that is known as “work/life balance," Florence says that when she had Max she "made the choice to be home for dinner, but then I’d have to be back on the computer at 11 p.m.” Learn more from Florence and other Smith alumnae who soared above expectations: http://bit.ly/1LopS2X 

In a sidebar piece Florence shares that "the key is to ride the waves, find good advisers and trust your gut.”  http://bit.ly/1JPqLdz

photo:  Florence as an undergrad at Smith.