Stefanie O’Connell Rodriguez

Stefanie O’Connell Rodriguez is a writer covering ambition, money and power in her award-winning newsletter “Too Ambitious”, with bylines in Bloomberg, CNBC, Glamour UK, Newsweek, USA Today and Business Insider. Her latest book, The New Rules for Ambition, will be published by PublicAffairs in 2026. She is also a producer and the host of Real Simple magazine’s ‘Money Confidential’ podcast (a 2023 Webby Award Winner, a 2022 Eddie & Ozzie award-winner, a 2022 Signal Award winner, and one of Spotify’s “Best New Shows of 2021”).  A go-to millennial expert, Stefanie has appeared on ABC World News, Yahoo Finance, CBSN, Fox & Friends, Fox Business, Bloomberg, The Doctors and local news stations around the US. A graduate of New York University, Stefanie lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.


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