Month: June 2018

Win the battle for work-life balance

Women have been told for decades that having a career and a family is a zero sum game. To be successful as a mother requires sacrifices on the job front. And, those who are successful at work, well, they likely have someone else raising their kids. It’s a story as old as time – or […] Read more…

5 questions to help you negotiate successfully

Being a good negotiator can make a big difference to anyone’s career. Yet for working mothers (and working parents, overall), knowing how to negotiate successfully is critical to balancing work, family and everything in between. By negotiating you can get what you want, but more importantly, it can help you get what you need – […] Read more…

Working dad stigma: Here’s what you can do about it

“Had to take this call. Can’t leave. Will meet you there. Sorry.” It’s Tuesday night — soccer night in our house — and I’ve received yet another frantic text from Frank. The soccer season started four weeks ago, and every Tuesday since, Frank has sent a text not too dissimilar to this one. Practice starts […] Read more…