Kids

How Do You Incentivize Kids to Do Better in School? Build a Social Network That Rewards Them.
Innovators

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
Parenting

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
Tech Addiction

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
Parenting

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
Women Entrepreneurs

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.
Make More Happen

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
Amazon Found Liable for Charges Incurred by Kids Using Apps
Amazon

Amazon Found Liable for Charges Incurred by Kids Using Apps

The FTC had sued Amazon in 2014, alleging that the company failed to make proper disclosures to parents regarding purchases made by their children.
The Top 10 American Cities for Working Parents
Parenting

The Top 10 American Cities for Working Parents

Research suggests these family-friendly municipalities are best for the stressed, tired and rushed -- the working parents of today.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Would You Put Your Kid in a Car With a Stranger? This Startup Hopes So.
Parenting

Would You Put Your Kid in a Car With a Stranger? This Startup Hopes So.

HopSkipDrive is the Uber for busy Southern California parents started by three moms.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
My 10-Year-Old Son Almost Made Me Late for a Meeting. How I Reacted Made Me Money.
Parenting

My 10-Year-Old Son Almost Made Me Late for a Meeting. How I Reacted Made Me Money.

Sometimes your kid will forget something on the way to school, and you have to turn around. But how you deal with it could effect your bottom line.
Noah Lam
Ohio Woman Leaves a Career on Campus to Make Learning Fun With Legos at Snapology
Franchise Players

Ohio Woman Leaves a Career on Campus to Make Learning Fun With Legos at Snapology

Gina Cuffari uses building blocks to provide local kids with a holistic and entertaining after-school educational experience.
Erin Schultz
Hey, Kids. Want to Be Smarter and Friendlier? Play More Video Games. Maybe.
Parenting

Hey, Kids. Want to Be Smarter and Friendlier? Play More Video Games. Maybe.

Survey says: Blowing their brains out on video games for several hours a week might not be so bad for children after all.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Barbara Corcoran: You Can't Devote Yourself to Your Business and Children at the Same Time
Barbara Corcoran

Barbara Corcoran: You Can't Devote Yourself to Your Business and Children at the Same Time

For the 'Shark Tank' star, becoming a mother meant dialing back her professional obligations.
Laura Entis
Brain Break: Watch This Kid's Virtual Reality Wipeout
Funny Videos

Brain Break: Watch This Kid's Virtual Reality Wipeout

The rise of VR has had its share of flops. Some are funnier than others.
Kim Lachance Shandrow