Career Mom

Now that you’re a working mom life is different. You’ve a richer, yet more hectic, life at home, but that hasn’t diminished your career ambitions. This collection helps you build the skills and strategies you’ll need to be successful in every area of your life.


 

3 tell-tale signs that it’s time to quit your job

I’ve been accused of being a typical millennial on many occasions. For someone a few days out from entering her fourth decade, I always say thank you. But, then I always ask why. Here’s one of the reasons, so I’ve been told many times: I quit. A lot. I’ve only held two jobs for more […] Read more…

4 tips to help working parents balance it all

If by any slim chance you had the slightest inkling that life with two working parents was going to be easy in any way, let me break it to you – it’s not. Not at all. Sure there’ll be days you two will think you’re rocking it all. You have to hold on to those […] Read more…

Words to banish: How to stop undermining your worth

Words matter. We know this. Yet, many of us are guilty of using words that do us no favors. Words that express doubt in our abilities and reinforce stereotypes or tired cultural norms that no longer fit today’s society.  Don’t believe me? How many times did you say sorry today? Six years ago, I returned […] Read more…

3 actions to keep the Women’s March going

On Saturday, millions of women, the men that support them and the children they’re raising came out in solidarity for the Women’s March in Washington DC or the 576 sister marches in 81 countries around the world. I joined the Women’s March in Toronto. I had initially planned to go it alone, thinking that neither […] Read more…

5 simple self-care practices for busy moms

No matter where you are in your journey as a mama or what path you’ve chosen for yourself and your family, mothering is exhausting. Of course, it’s so many more things –good things – too. But, caring for the physical, mental and emotional well-being of another human being requires physical, mental and emotional energy. If […] Read more…