6 strategies to self-promote effectively (without bragging)20180918162131

6 strategies to self-promote effectively (without bragging)

Nobody likes a braggart. Especially if you’re a woman. Women, at least according to female gender norms, aren’t supposed to call attention to their ac...
Best podcasts for working moms20180904202242

Best podcasts for working moms

Vanessa FerreiraSeptember 4, 2018, , 0 comments
Podcasts are more popular than ever. They’re interesting and intriguing. Funny and entertaining. For working moms, they’re a great way to inject knowl...
6 ways you can press for progress on gender equality20180828203835

6 ways you can press for progress on gender equality

Earlier this year, the World Economic Forum reported that we are more than 200 years away from achieving gender parity. An unfortunate outcome conside...
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...
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 ...
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...
How to get your career baby ready20171219153220

How to get your career baby ready

More and more women are starting their families later in life. Last year, for the first time in history, North American women are more likely to have ...