work-life balance

Although research is clear we should not come to work sick, there’s still a stigma associated with admitting you’re too ill to go to work.

How Much The Pressure To Come To Work Sick Is Costing Us

Although research is clear we should not come to work sick, there’s still a stigma associated with admitting you’re too ill to go to work. Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   07.25.18   |   SHARE
Culture
As my son’s first birthday approaches, I can look back with wonder and gratitude for the lessons I’ve learned through mompreneurship.

3 Lessons For Surviving The Transition To Mompreneurship

As my son’s first birthday approaches, I can look back with wonder and gratitude for the lessons I’ve learned through mompreneurship. Read...
Culture
Work can feel like a break from parenting, and that can actually help make me a better parent.

Sometimes I'd Rather Work Than Spend Time With My Kids

As a freelancer who works from home, I get the best of both worlds as a parent. I am around 24/7 for my kids and get the satisfaction of still Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   04.13.17   |   SHARE
Families
No woman should feel she must give up motherhood or lose her career.

How Being A Mom Has Actually Helped Me Live My Life To The Fullest

I got married young and had my first child young. My husband and I joke that we had a “white trash wedding,” getting hiched when I was twenty years Read...
Allison Cooper    |   04.10.17   |   SHARE
Families
She showed me exactly how powerful women can be.

I Am So Grateful To Be The Daughter Of A Working Mom 

Children of working moms have a lot to be grateful for. Read...
Caitlin Bishop of Mamamia    |   12.26.16   |   SHARE
Families
I'm a creature of habit. Image: stokpic.

On Self-Isolation And Working From Home

I've noticed an evolution within myself over the past year: I’ve been avoiding leaving my house at all costs. Read...
Allison Cooper    |   05.24.16   |   SHARE
Voices
Is it time to quit? Image: Pixabay.

8 Ways To Cope When You HATE Your Job (But Can't Quit Yet)

Working harder and later just drains you even more. And you don't feel successful or appreciated. Is it time to quit? Should you get out of there as Read...
Ruth M. Schimel of Your Tango    |   05.3.16   |   SHARE
Culture
They say the quickest way to success is to look at those who’ve done it and lived to tell the tale.

Being A Mom In Business: A Survival Guide

A lot of people say that running your own business as a parent affords the freedom you don’t have when you’re working for someone else, but what Read...
Tara Shelton of The Motherish    |   03.14.16   |   SHARE