Tag Archive for working women

Leaning In or Out?

Here’s an interesting infographic that touches on some of the issues I cover in Mogul, Mom & Maid: The Balancing Act of the Modern Woman. Are women leaning out when we’d expect them to lean in to their careers? Are…

Flex Work Policies Affect Career Aspirations

Lack of access to flexible work arrangements has “serious consequences” for top talent, especially women, according to a new report from Catalyst titled, The Great Debate: Flexibility vs. Face Time Busting the Myths Behind Flexible Work Arrangements. The nonprofit group…

Simple Ways to Help Working Mothers

It seems like everyone is talking about working mothers right now. That’s great if it brings attention to the legislation and workplace policies like equal pay, paid sick leave, parental leave, affordable childcare and flexibility that are necessary to improve work…

Waiting for Walmart v. Dukes

While we wait for a Supreme Court decision on the Walmart v. Dukes class action suit, here are some other important court cases that impact working women. The Missouri Court of Appeals is allowing Francine Katz, who was the highest…

A Working Mother Vents

I cried a little today. I needed to vent some frustration. I am frustrated because this Friday is the summer concert at my children’s school and I just found out. I may ask for some flex time to attend, even…