How to take a break when you’re a super busy mom20170718183350

How to take a break when you’re a super busy mom

You need a break. You can feel it in your bones. You can see it in the bags under your eyes. It comes screaming at you when you realize you overreacte...
3 strategies to make pumping at work a success20170712025034

3 strategies to make pumping at work a success

Breastfeeding and working. How do you feel about it? It’s a hotly debated topic where some think it’s just plain wrong and others would rather not kno...
7 tactics to negotiate more work-life balance20170704211632

7 tactics to negotiate more work-life balance

The lazy, hazy days of summer are upon us here. And, once again, I’m yearning for less time with my computer screen and more time doused in sunscreen....
8 habits to stay productive when working at home20170628034513

8 habits to stay productive when working at home

“It must be a dream not having a boss.” Or how about this one: “You’re so lucky to have so much flexibility.” Or better yet: “You probably get to catc...
It’s not all on you: Shifting the mental load20170620082205

It’s not all on you: Shifting the mental load

Have you heard about the mental load?You know, all the thinking and planning and worrying that comes with managing a home and caring for children. It’...
6 best podcasts for working moms20170613171827

6 best podcasts for working moms

I was once a voracious reader. I’d read anything that had typeface on it: books, magazines, newspapers, blogs. I even read the fine print on food wrap...
Advance your career with these 3 actions20170523112618

Advance your career with these 3 actions

Has motherhood squashed your professional ambition? Or do you feel like you are now more motivated to keep pushing toward your goals?A recent study th...
How to let dad lead in parenting20170517113952

How to let dad lead in parenting

This past weekend, Frank and six other dads chaperoned an epic sleepover for their daughters at our girls’ school. There were 21 girls in attendance a...
Effective networking tips for working moms20170509223150

Effective networking tips for working moms

Networking. It’s the one thing I just do not like to do. At least not the way business books, blogs and professional networkers tell us to do it. As a...
3 tell-tale signs that it’s time to quit your job20170418163351

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....