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Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: There's No Such Thing as Work-Life Balance
Work-Life Balance

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: There's No Such Thing as Work-Life Balance

The star investor and entrepreneur says reality hit when she had her first child at age 46.
Lauren Covello
Life as a Dad-trepreneur: Balancing Fatherhood and a Startup at the Same Time
Family

Life as a Dad-trepreneur: Balancing Fatherhood and a Startup at the Same Time

Ten tips for making "balance" a viable model for financial health at work and parenting at home.
David Starr
Bring Your Child to Work Day Is Too Valuable to Limit to Once a Year
Parenting

Bring Your Child to Work Day Is Too Valuable to Limit to Once a Year

Done thoughtfully, bringing children to work expands their sense of what is possible and gives adults a unique perspective on office life.
Zeynep Ilgaz
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
Parents of Successful Kids Have These 7 Things in Common
Success Strategies

Parents of Successful Kids Have These 7 Things in Common

While there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.
Drake Baer
How a 3-D Printer Just Gave This Little Girl an Awesome, New Prosthetic Hand
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How a 3-D Printer Just Gave This Little Girl an Awesome, New Prosthetic Hand

Faith Lennox's breakthrough prosthetic 'robohand,' molded in her favorite colors, was printed and assembled in less than 24 hours, but 3-D printing gave her much more than a hand.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Ways Fatherhood Has Made Me a Better Entrepreneur
Parenting

4 Ways Fatherhood Has Made Me a Better Entrepreneur

Becoming a parent has taught me how to balance my life and business better.
Peter Gasca
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
Shuddle, the Ridesharing Service for Kiddos and Grandparents, Raises $10 Million
Ridesharing Apps

Shuddle, the Ridesharing Service for Kiddos and Grandparents, Raises $10 Million

The family-focused transportation startup has closed its Series A round.
Catherine Clifford
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
Busy Parents: Meet Shuddle, the Uber for Kids
Parenting

Busy Parents: Meet Shuddle, the Uber for Kids

Too busy or tired to give your kids a lift to school or practice? Put them in a Shuddle.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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
5 Reassuring Tips for Better Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood
Parenting

5 Reassuring Tips for Better Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood

Being a mom and dad while running a business can feel like an overwhelming and un-winnable challenge, until you consider these five things.
Peter Gasca
How These Parents Went From Sleepless Nights to Pitching a Million-Dollar Business on 'Shark Tank'
Shark Tank

How These Parents Went From Sleepless Nights to Pitching a Million-Dollar Business on 'Shark Tank'

The founders of Sleeping Baby invented the Zipadee-Zip out of necessity. But their 'Shark Tank' pitch was the result of more than two years of hard work.
Kate Taylor