Mothers

News and Articles About Mothers

Moms, It's Time to Quit Feeling Guilty
Work-Life Balance

Moms, It's Time to Quit Feeling Guilty

There is no clearly defined path in motherhood, but if we aspire to be and create something greater than our current selves, we can do right by our children, both from the office and at home.
Why I Helped My Mom Launch a Startup
Mompreneurs

Why I Helped My Mom Launch a Startup

Working with my mother further supports my belief that anyone can be an entrepreneur.
Andrew Medal
How the Most Successful Working Mothers Get the Most Out of Their Days
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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
How Motherhood Prepares You for Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship

How Motherhood Prepares You for Entrepreneurship

The qualities that make one a great entrepreneur are the same as what makes you a good mother.
Lisa Evans
Forget 'Lean In': Here's How to Define Your Success as a Working Mother
Child Care

Forget 'Lean In': Here's How to Define Your Success as a Working Mother

The key is in figuring how what works for you -- then asking for it.
Natalie Baumgartner
Secrets to Being Both an Executive and a Mom
Work-Life Balance

Secrets to Being Both an Executive and a Mom

Kira Wampler is the new chief marketing officer of the San Francisco ridesharing company Lyft. She is also a mother of two. Here's how she manages both roles.
Catherine Clifford
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
With 4 Kids and Counting, YouTube CEO Explains How Motherhood Heightened Her Productivity
Work-Life Balance

With 4 Kids and Counting, YouTube CEO Explains How Motherhood Heightened Her Productivity

Susan Wojcicki says that work and motherhood aren't mutually exclusive.
Geoff Weiss
For America's No. 5 Pizza Chain, Moms Are the Secret Sauce
Pizza

For America's No. 5 Pizza Chain, Moms Are the Secret Sauce

For most U.S. pizza chains, Super Bowl Sunday is the biggest sales day of the year. At Papa Murphy's, it's Halloween. And that's not the only difference.
Kate Taylor
Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi: 'I Don't Think Women Can Have It All'
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Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi: 'I Don't Think Women Can Have It All'

'The biological clock and the career clock are in total conflict with each other. So we're screwed,' she joked, speaking at The Aspen Ideas Festival on Monday.
Geoff Weiss
Franchise Players: Mother-Daughter Duo Teams Up as Mover Marketing Franchisees
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: Mother-Daughter Duo Teams Up as Mover Marketing Franchisees

This mother-daughter duo found a new family in franchising, all while proving that age is nothing but a number.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: This Former Stay-at-Home Mom Takes on Home Inspection Franchising
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: This Former Stay-at-Home Mom Takes on Home Inspection Franchising

After nine years as a stay-at-home mom, Andrea Sammreich reentered the working world as a Pillar to Post Home Inspections franchisee.
Kate Taylor
3 Mompreneurs Who Stumbled on Innovative Success
Inventors

3 Mompreneurs Who Stumbled on Innovative Success

These three women saw a niche and sought their own solutions, leading to successful products.
Matthew Toren
Flowers or Gadgets: Which Is the Best Mother's Day Gift?
Technology

Flowers or Gadgets: Which Is the Best Mother's Day Gift?

Some moms want roses. Other moms would prefer an iPad.
Kevin Allen