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Advice From 8 Hectic 'Mompreneurs' About Work and Life
Mompreneurs

Advice From 8 Hectic 'Mompreneurs' About Work and Life

Entrepreneurs are busy. Mompreneurs are perpetual motion machines.
Kristy Rampton
10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice
Mompreneurs

10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice

These single mothers, all of whom run successful companies, have learned critical lessons about building a business while raising a family.
Kate Taylor
How This Produce Pioneer Popularized the Kiwi and Forever Changed the American Palate
Entrepreneurs

How This Produce Pioneer Popularized the Kiwi and Forever Changed the American Palate

Dr. Frieda Rapoport Caplan fears no fruit. The 91-year-old entrepreneur smashed the gender barrier in the old boys club of produce and brought some 200 unusual edibles out of obscurity and onto our plates.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How This Mompreneur Built a Burgeoning Makeup Brand With Her Teenage Daughters
Family Businesses

How This Mompreneur Built a Burgeoning Makeup Brand With Her Teenage Daughters

The millennial-leaning range, entitled Nudestix, consists exclusively of easy-to-apply makeup crayons.
Geoff Weiss
How the Most Successful Working Mothers Get the Most Out of Their Days
Work-Life Balance

How the Most Successful Working Mothers Get the Most Out of Their Days

It takes work, but there are ways to effective juggle being a top businesswoman and a top mom.
Lisa Evans
This Mompreneur's Work-Life Motto: Don't Lean In. Sit Upright.
Work-Life Balance

This Mompreneur's Work-Life Motto: Don't Lean In. Sit Upright.

For this busy working mom, effectively splitting her time and energy between career and kids isn't about 'leaning in.' It's about spreadsheets, sitters and asserting your needs. Don't ask, just do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 Work-Life Balance Tips for Busy Working Parents (Infographic)
Infographics

9 Work-Life Balance Tips for Busy Working Parents (Infographic)

The only tip missing is to just breathe. It's going to be okay.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Don't Buy Into the Lies -- It's Possible to Have a Career and a Family
Work-Life Balance

Don't Buy Into the Lies -- It's Possible to Have a Career and a Family

Concerns about balance are valid, but don't let the naysayers keep you from your dreams.
Zeynep Ilgaz
Parental Employment Benefits Around the World (Infographic)
Infographics

Parental Employment Benefits Around the World (Infographic)

Guess which country ranks among the worst for maternity leave? The land of the free and the home of the brave.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How This Mompreneur Cut Down on Child-Care Costs
Child Care

How This Mompreneur Cut Down on Child-Care Costs

Trying to get a business off the ground is hard enough. This entrepreneur found a way to better manage her business to fit her children's schedule.
Amanda Steinberg
Soleil Moon Frye: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Mompreneur'
Mompreneurs

Soleil Moon Frye: 'There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Mompreneur'

The 'Punky Brewster' actress discusses balancing life as a mother to three young kids and running her online party supplies business, P.S. XO, which just announced its merger with the retail party line Seedling.
Laura Entis
Want Your Kid to Be Successful? Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Says You Should Do This.
Shark Tank

Want Your Kid to Be Successful? Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Says You Should Do This.

The millionaire mom of two says the first step is not to step in too much, especially when it comes to getting good grades. Also, let your kid fall so she can learn how to pick herself up.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Essential Steps to Achieving Balance as a Mom Running a Business
Work-Life Balance

5 Essential Steps to Achieving Balance as a Mom Running a Business

Yearning for a better mix between professional and personal life as a parent? Some find the answer in overseeing a business.
Susan King Glosby
Mastering the Juggling Act: 4 Successful Moms in Tech
Technology

Mastering the Juggling Act: 4 Successful Moms in Tech

A Mother's Day hat tip to some incredibly inspiring women in tech busy breaking down the gender barrier and raising kids at the same time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow