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News and Articles About Kids

Does Your Kid Have Trouble Sleeping? Confiscate That Phone.
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Does Your Kid Have Trouble Sleeping? Confiscate That Phone.

The mere presence of a media device in the bedroom can be enough to distract from a good night's slumber.
Why Parent Your Kids When This Robot Nanny Can Do the Job for You?
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Why Parent Your Kids When This Robot Nanny Can Do the Job for You?

Say hello to iPal, the cold, hard stand-in parent your kid has always wanted.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Savvy Companies Catering to a Boom Market: Kids
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The Savvy Companies Catering to a Boom Market: Kids

Here's why there's a big boom in businesses that cater to children (and their parents).
5 Things Parents Worry Will Cost Them Their Jobs
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5 Things Parents Worry Will Cost Them Their Jobs

From schlepping your kid to the doctor, to staying home on sick duty, these are the mama and papa dramas that keep us off the clock.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
11 Successful Kid Entrepreneurs Keeping Their Eyes on the Prize
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11 Successful Kid Entrepreneurs Keeping Their Eyes on the Prize

To these motivated young hustlers, running a business is practically child's play.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This 19-Year-Old Aims to Stop Bullying With an Anonymous Smartphone App
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This 19-Year-Old Aims to Stop Bullying With an Anonymous Smartphone App

At 14, Brandon Boynton considered killing himself. Here's how empowering other victims of bullying through his software startup turned the teen founder's life around.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Prolific Mompreneur's Top 4 Productivity Tips for Busy Working Moms
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A Prolific Mompreneur's Top 4 Productivity Tips for Busy Working Moms

Life coach and motivational speaker Stacia Pierce raised several successful businesses while raising two children. Here are her secrets to getting more done, personally and professionally, and staying sane in the process.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Do You Incentivize Kids to Do Better in School? Build a Social Network That Rewards Them.
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How Do You Incentivize Kids to Do Better in School? Build a Social Network That Rewards Them.

The Küdzoo app provides kids with discounts and gift cards, but an education expert says its community may be key.
Nina Zipkin
Why WeWork's Busy Co-Founder Ignores His Phone When He's Home
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Why WeWork's Busy Co-Founder Ignores His Phone When He's Home

'If you're not fully doing something, then you're probably not doing it well,' Miguel McKelvey says. Parenting included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Shocking Lessons I Learned After I Quit My Social Media Addiction in 3 Days in the Desert
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The Shocking Lessons I Learned After I Quit My Social Media Addiction in 3 Days in the Desert

I ditched my nearest and dearest iPhone for catharsis, connection and, yes, for your clicks, too. Here's how it changed me and my family, hopefully for good.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Doctor-Entrepreneur's Message to Busy Moms: Give Yourself Credit
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This Doctor-Entrepreneur's Message to Busy Moms: Give Yourself Credit

Heal co-founder and chief medical officer Dr. Renee Dua juggles raising kids, seeing patients and running a startup. Here's why she says it's time to ditch the mom-guilt and quit beating yourself up.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
In Honor of Mother's Day, Here are 7 Mompreneurs Who Founded Million-Dollar Businesses
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In Honor of Mother's Day, Here are 7 Mompreneurs Who Founded Million-Dollar Businesses

But for their motherhood and perseverance, these stories of struggle and success are as different as the women themselves.
Adam Toren
I Tried Google Goals for a Week. The Result: I Meditated, Hydrated and Hibernated More Than I Ever Have Before.
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I Tried Google Goals for a Week. The Result: I Meditated, Hydrated and Hibernated More Than I Ever Have Before.

For once, I put myself first. Well, at least when I didn't totally blow off nagging alarm reminders. My kids and husband reaped the rewards. And, most importantly, so did I.
Kim Lachance Shandrow