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Entrepreneurs Get to Take Maternity Leave, Too.
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Entrepreneurs Get to Take Maternity Leave, Too.

Time spent preparing to be away from the office -- including learning to delegate -- changed one new mom's perspective on everything business.
From Elon Musk to Richard Branson: What These 5 Entrepreneurial Leaders Learned From Their Mothers
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From Elon Musk to Richard Branson: What These 5 Entrepreneurial Leaders Learned From Their Mothers

The apple doesn't fall far from the tree, so it's not surprising to find out that these remarkable entrepreneurs come from remarkable moms.
Carolyn Sun
Secrets to Being Both an Executive and a Mom
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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
How Motherhood Prepares You for Entrepreneurship
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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
Arianna Huffington: Talk to Your Children About Your Struggles. It Allows Them to Understand Failure as a Stepping Stone to Success.
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Arianna Huffington: Talk to Your Children About Your Struggles. It Allows Them to Understand Failure as a Stepping Stone to Success.

The iconic author and media mogul talks to Entrepreneur about how her mother raised her to be fearless, and how she passed that philosophy to her daughters.
Catherine Clifford
6 Things My Mom Taught Me About Business and Life.
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6 Things My Mom Taught Me About Business and Life.

Just in time for Mother's Day, this Entrepreneur contributor remembers the lessons from Mom she still applies to this day.
Jess Ekstrom
The Top 10 American Cities for Working Parents
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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
Guys, Women Really Do Need More Sleep Than You
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Guys, Women Really Do Need More Sleep Than You

Wake up and smell the research. The female brain works harder, therefore it needs more zzzs.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Marketing Expert Says These Types of Ads Are Most Appealing to First-Time Mothers
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A Marketing Expert Says These Types of Ads Are Most Appealing to First-Time Mothers

'The ads that tend to not do well are the ones that depict perfection in life that's really not accurate.'
Laura Entis
Moms, It's Time to Quit Feeling Guilty
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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
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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
Forget 'Lean In': Here's How to Define Your Success as a Working Mother
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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
Parental Employment Benefits Around the World (Infographic)
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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