Kristen Durkin Grad student, New York University; Editor, 'She Takes on the World'

Kristen Durkin is a graduate candidate at New York University, the editor at, an award-winning blog for career-minded women and marketing manager for a large company in NYC, where her primary focus is making her company more interactive and social. Kristen’s academic research and interests include: women and business, marketing to women, digital brands, female consumer behavior and creating a personal brand strategy. Beyond being a student, editor and marketing professional, Kristen is also a university lecturer with topics surrounding building digital presence in job search and career development initiatives.