Your 6-step guide to reinvent your career20180807173701

Your 6-step guide to reinvent your career

Vanessa FerreiraAugust 7, 2018, , 0 comments
For many women, having children and taking time away from our careers to care for them gives us time to pause and reflect. When we do, we come back to...
Win the battle for work-life balance20180626174728

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 fro...
5 questions to help you negotiate successfully20180619180246

5 questions to help you negotiate successfully

Vanessa FerreiraJune 19, 2018, , 0 comments
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...
Working dad stigma: Here’s what you can do about it20180612110602

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

lisaduranteJune 12, 20181 comment
“Had to take this call. Can’t leave. Will meet you there. Sorry.” It’s Tuesday night — soccer night in our house —...
Stay professionally fit on maternity leave20180529110050

Stay professionally fit on maternity leave

Maternity leave and more specifically taking care of a newborn transports us far far away from the world we once knew. Sleepless nights, never-ending ...
5 working mom hacks to prevent decision fatigue20180522133456

5 working mom hacks to prevent decision fatigue

lisaduranteMay 22, 20180 comments
Decision fatigue: weariness from mental exertion in making too many decisions. A result of the 35,000 conscious decisions we make every day. Or so say...
5 ways to financially plan for baby’s arrival20180501123227

5 ways to financially plan for baby’s arrival

lisaduranteMay 1, 20180 comments
Having a baby is expensive. There are plenty of estimates of the additional expenses babies bring to families per year. In one study, families would s...
Why having a baby after 35 is smart, according to science20180417103123

Why having a baby after 35 is smart, according to science

There’s no right time to have a baby. Sure, doctors continue to suggest that women have their first baby before age 35. But what makes sense biologica...
Baby proofing your relationship20180213000101

Baby proofing your relationship

Here’s something you may not have known about me: I started dating my partner, Frank, when we were fresh faced 16 year olds. Technically, he was 15 at...
Working moms need career sponsors. Here’s how to get them.20180130132957

Working moms need career sponsors. Here’s how to get them.

It’s who you know not what you know. Never more truer words have been said, especially if you’re looking to grow your career. In recent years, there’s...