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Helping Kids Be Comfortable When Traveling for Business: 5 Tips for Working Moms

Working Mothers

I never thought I would travel much for business; my travel desires only included personal or family vacations. When seeking employment after graduating college and in the early years of my marriage, I distinctly remember avoiding job openings that listed travel was required. However, once I began my blogging and social media career, it was […]

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Why This Working Mom Agrees with Mayer’s ‘No Work from Home’ Policy


Editor’s note: The following is an anonymous guest post from a working mom of one child. She shares her personal views on the recent discussions of working from home and Marissa Mayer’s ban on telecommuting for Yahoo employees. Last week, when I heard Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer was going to put a ban on telecommuting, […]

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Marissa Mayer & Yahoo Send a Clear (Negative) Message to Employees & Working Parents


News of Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer, eliminating workplace flexibility and forcing all employees to work in the office (even those that were already telecommuting) hit the Internet this past weekend with much backlash. Many people felt her decision negatively affects working parents and destroys chances of moving forward with modern workplace policies. In a time […]

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Traveling: The Good and The Bad


Three weeks of travel can certainly throw you for a loop. One one hand, I was able to attend two conferences and attend a brand event, so business-wise, they were good trips. On the other hand, I’m internally off-balance after traveling three weeks in a row. Good and bad. There were plenty of good things […]

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Motherhood: More Than a Juggling Act


I’m on maternity leave as of December 8: The following is a guest post by Jeannette Kaplun. Those who know me well, say that I always seem to be on the run. But I know I’m not the only one. Moms everywhere seem to be scrambling for time and we usually manage to juggle (sometimes, […]

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