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Working Moms

  1. parenting
    Full-time Job, Zero Formal Child CareInside the hectic, improvised, cost-effective weekdays of the many working parents who have opted to keep winging it.
  2. work
    Will Employers Finally Listen to What Mothers Need?There’s never been a better time for working mothers to ask for more flexibility — and actually get it.
  3. working moms
    6 Women on How They’ve Been Treated at Work After Having KidsWhat anti-mom bias at work looks and feels like.
  4. motherhood
    What’s Missing From Ivanka Trump’s Depiction of MotherhoodIf Ivanka Trump’s postpartum-depression announcement helps destigmatize the condition, that’s good. But it’s not nearly good enough.
  5. how i got this baby
    The Woman Fired During Her Maternity LeaveThis week’s How I Got This Baby.
  6. books
    Sheryl Sandberg’s Impossible PositionWhat her new book shows us about being a woman in the public eye.
  7. baby books
    This New Book Attempts to Guide Moms Returning to WorkAt first, it filled me with hope.
  8. Here’s How a Woman Would’ve Handled That Viral BBC InterviewA new spoof of the BBC interview imagines a woman in Robert Kelly’s position.
  9. advice
    Ask Polly: I Quit My Job to Have a Baby, Then I Had a MiscarriageWhy is it so hard for women to talk about these things?
  10. Urban Outfitters Employees Say the Company Is Making It Harder to See Their KidsReportedly, the company’s headquarters will end flexible scheduling.
  11. Scarlett Johansson and Her Ex Are Fighting Over Custody of Their DaughterHis attorney has made comments about how often she has to travel for work.
  12. working moms
    Kellyanne Conway Says Her Kids Are ‘Struggling’ Because of Her White House Job“They’re having the hardest time with this.”
  13. first person
    Why Did Everyone Act Like I Was Crazy When I Decided to Have a Baby in My 20s?“Don’t you think you’re too young to have a kid?” my friends would ask.
  14. More American Moms Than Ever Before Are BreadwinnersThe report shows stay-at-home moms are becoming less common.
  15. politics
    Kellyanne Conway Suggests Mothers Shouldn’t Take Jobs in the White House“There are limits.”
  16. women at work
    Obama Awards Software Engineer Margaret Hamilton Presidential Medal of FreedomHer work helped make the Apollo 11 mission a success.
  17. These Top U.S. Companies Don’t Guarantee Paid Family LeaveA new report looked at family-leave policies of 60 major companies.
  18. work
    Ivanka Trump Should Show Us the Women Who Work to Make Her Life PossibleWho’s watching the kids and cleaning those tasteful sheathes?
  19. taking care of business
    Don’t Hide Your Maternity LeaveTalking to Anna Sale, host of Death, Sex, and Money, about not wanting to disappear after she had a baby.
  20. working moms
    A Case for the 9-to-5 School DayA new report suggests that kids should go to school during the same hours that their parents work.
  21. working moms
    More Than Half of Working Moms Would Rather Stay HomeCompanies aren’t giving women the flexibility they need.
  22. interview
    The First Mother in Space Is Looking Forward to Seeing a Woman on MarsPeople criticized Anna Lee Fisher for leaving her baby, but she never had any doubts.
  23. having it all
    What It’s Like Balancing a Job and a Baby in the NICUA supportive boss makes a real difference.
  24. having it all
    My Job Helped Cure My Postpartum DepressionEditing was a lifeline after a difficult pregnancy.
  25. advice
    Ask a Boss: I’m Expected to Work Extra Because I Don’t Have Kids!You’re as entitled to your off-work time as anyone else is.
  26. working moms
    New Mom Sarah Brown Does Not Advance at the Olympic Trials“It was a win to just put myself on the line.”
  27. mothers and daughters
    11 Kids on What It’s Like When Mom Is Also a Boss“It’s normal for women to be the boss, Hello Kitty is a boss of the Kitties and she is a girl.”
  28. having it all
    I’m a Breadwinner With a BabyWhat it’s like to be a working mom married to a stay-at-home dad.
  29. Study Finds Women Who Wait to Have Kids Make More MoneyThere’s a young-mommy tax, it seems.
  30. parenting
    It Turns Out Millennials Are Pretty Retro DadsDespite their ideals of egalitarian partnership, young dads still shirk domestic duties.