Tag: working mothers

  • Katherine Hubert women in STEM

Work Flexibility Keeps Women in STEM

By |August 8th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , , |

Katherine Hubert is an engineer, mother of two, and founder of the site onestemforall.com which aims to help level the playing field for women in STEM.

  • Lauren Smith Brody

Author Insights: Lauren Smith Brody on the Fifth Trimester

By |July 11th, 2017|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , , |

Lauren Smith Brody is the former executive editor of Glamour magazine, writer, producer, consultant, speaker, and the author of The Fifth Trimester.

Don’t Miss: The Hidden Penalty of Motherhood, and More

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

The “motherhood penalty" describes the earnings lost when a woman enters into motherhood (on average, a 5-10 percent loss).

Work Flex in Film: I Don’t Know How She Does It

By |March 15th, 2017|Categories: Working Parents|Tags: , , , |

The movie I Don’t Know How She Does It provides viewers with three main tips for balancing work and personal obligations.

Fox’s Megyn Kelly Chooses New NBC Job for Better Work-Life Balance

By |January 18th, 2017|Categories: Working Parents|Tags: , , , |

Recent headlines about Megyn Kelly’s move to NBC provide more evidence that offering work flexibility can help companies attract top talent.

Report Summary: “Women in America—Work and Life Well-Lived,” Gallup

By |January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

A new report from Gallup, "Women in America: Work and Life Well-Lived," outlines why and how businesses should recruit and retain women (hint: flex is key).

Author Insights: Reva Seth on The MomShift

By |December 15th, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

Reva Seth is the best-selling author of The MomShift: Women Share Their Stories of Career Success After Children.

Don’t Miss: Looking for a Few Good Docs, and More

By |November 25th, 2016|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A new generation of aspiring physician mothers are making it clear that the medical training system needs an overhaul.

Working Parents Encouraged to Take the Lead, on WNYC

By |July 13th, 2016|Categories: Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

WNYC Studios’ show Note to Self is hosting a month-long series called “Taking the Lead,” featuring two working moms with a big idea.

My Changing Expectations of Work: How Pumping Made Me Reexamine My Job, My Organization, and My Clients

By |June 8th, 2016|Categories: Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , |

This flexibility story comes from new mom Ava Kuhlen. Like many moms, her experience of work has changed, but that change came about in an unexpected way.