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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'
Work-Life Balance

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
Mother-Daughter Business-Owners Share How to Balance Their Relationship and Company
Growth Strategies

Mother-Daughter Business-Owners Share How to Balance Their Relationship and Company

In honor of Mother's Day, we spoke to a mother and daughter who are running a business together about how they maintain their both their personal and professional relationship.
Lisa Evans
In the Latest Move to Revamp Yahoo's Culture, Marissa Mayer Expands Parental Leave
Growth Strategies

In the Latest Move to Revamp Yahoo's Culture, Marissa Mayer Expands Parental Leave

With her policies under scrutiny, the Yahoo CEO follows her ban on telecommuting with new perks for new parents.
Brian Patrick Eha
A Young Entrepreneur's Best Friend is His... Mom?
Starting a Business

A Young Entrepreneur's Best Friend is His... Mom?

A helping hand from mom -- or dad -- can be vital for newbie entrepreneurs. Here are six ways to make your career in entrepreneurship more palatable to them.
Adam Toren