Work Life Balance

Juggle a kid and your career? It's possible with a healthy work-life balance. Try these tips from the pros to become a better worker and better parent.

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5 Benefits New Parents Should Ask for When Returning to Work After Baby

Being a new parent is stressful, especially when it comes to navigating employee benefits and support. Here are some important considerations for all new parents, according to an expert.

Sheryl Sandberg's Advice for Young Women: 'Don't Do Your Boyfriend's Laundry'

Facebook’s COO recently spoke with Women @ Meredith about the new challenges and stressors working women are facing amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

All 140,000 Jobs Lost in December Were Women's, Proving Working Moms Need Help During the Ongoing Pandemic

A new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics analyzed by the National Women's Law Center shows that 156,000 women lost jobs in December 2020, while men gained 16,000 jobs.

I'm a Mom and New Mexico's Teacher of the Year: Here's How I'm Helping the Whole Country Learn Remotely

As New Mexico’s Teacher of the Year, I help revamp remote learning, strategize how to safely reopen schools, and work to make education fair for everyone—all while taking care of my own kids.

The Hostile, American Reality That Is Going Back to Work as a New Mom

Mothers in the U.S. are faced with a lack of federally-mandated maternity leave, inflexible workplaces, and worse, a feeling like they have to work harder than others to show their strength as employees.

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Supernanny Jo Frost Shares Her Top Work-from-Home Advice for Parents During the Pandemic

As remote and hybrid learning schedules become the new norm, Jo Frost is coming to the rescue with smart rules to help working parents balance school days and the workweek.

How I Landed My Dream Job While 6 Months Pregnant

I was six months pregnant when I decided it was time to find a new job closer to home and to my family who could help with child care. I took the plunge and went on an interview. My experience reaffirmed my belief that pregnancy shouldn't hinder your career.