working moms

  1. Pregnancy

    Maternity leave vs. FMLA leave

    There are so many decisions to make when starting a family. If you’re employed, learning about your work’s maternity leave policy...
  2. Tips & Advice

    Moms tackling the energy crisis

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    Moms are an impressive lot. Whether juggling a dirty diaper in one hand and a latte in the other or helping to solve the world's...
  3. Tips & Advice

    Chasing the Dream: How getting an assistant helped me

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    Getting an assistant is a big business expense. But with deadlines and a need to be active in my kids' lives, having one can be a...
  4. Parenting

    The improbable parallels between parenting and business

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    Like many women, Georgette Pascale was on a quest to find a way to balance business and motherhood.
  5. Parenting

    Working moms guide to busy mornings

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    If you work outside the home, getting yourself — and your kids — ready in the morning can be the most hectic...
  6. Tips & Advice

    The new image of a stay-at-home mom

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    The face of the stay-at-home mom has changed since the days of June Cleaver. Lately, SAHMs reflect a sign of the times.
  7. Parenting

    Two steps forward, let’s make it three: Marissa Mayer, take a real maternity leave

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    Undoubtedly you have heard all the chatter online about new Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer. A long-time executive for Google, she's the...
  8. Tips & Advice

    Mom story: I work for NASA

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    Liana Rodriggs, 40, of Houston, Texas, followed her passion and pursued her dream career of working for NASA where she helps develop...
  9. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: 3 Ways to benefit from failure

    Being a work at home mom involves devoting your heart, soul, energy and passion into a path marked by uncertainty. Small successes...
  10. Tips & Advice

    Chasing the Dream: Managing your priorities

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    How do you balance the responsibilities of parenthood with your big dreams? An expert offers some important advice.
  11. Tips & Advice

    Mom story: I lead Microsoft’s disaster relief efforts

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    Claire Bonilla, a mom of three kids ages 5, 9 and 13, in Redmond, Washington, is prepared to drop everything at a moment’s notice...
  12. Tips & Advice

    Going back to work after maternity leave

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    The day you've been looking forward to — or dreading — has arrived. You've been home six weeks or several months after your baby was...
  13. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: Managing the summer home office

    Unlike moms with obligations at the office, stay-at-home working moms have the freedom to enjoy summer pool days, library outings,...
  14. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: The many faces of a working mom

    What kind of mom works the hardest? Who cares?! In this issue of Working Mom 3.0, Stephanie Taylor Christensen recounts her many...
  15. Tips & Advice

    Mom story: I’m CEO of a tech company

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    Denita Willoughby, 46, of Los Angeles went around the glass ceiling, put her family first and still became the CEO. Read how the Los...
  16. Tips & Advice

    Stay-at-home moms are dragging women backwards

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    A French author proclaims stay-at-home mothers to be equivalent to animals and a danger to the modern woman. Has she lost her mind,...
  17. Family Fun

    How to celebrate Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

    Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day is a fabulous opportunity for parents to spend more time with their kids, reinforce the...
  18. Finance

    Working Mom 3.0: Make your money work

    Becoming a stay-at-home working mom often means your financial situation changes, for better or worse. In this installment of...
  19. Pregnancy

    Being unwed and pregnant can get you fired

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    An unmarried pregnant teacher was dismissed from the private Christian school where she worked.
  20. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: One less thing

    Is overachieving leading you to undervalue your own health? In this issue of Working Mom 3.0, writer Stephanie Taylor Christensen...