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March 19, 2019

My LinkedIn news feed has been littered the past few months with articles espousing the benefits and drawbacks of working from home. Some of the articles I’ve clicked on feature people who love it and swear it makes them more productive. Some of the articles focus on c...

November 21, 2018

Before I head home for the holiday, preparing to cook for 16 (my first time cooking a turkey, gulp!) I wanted to send a quick note of gratitude. That word is used a lot and I think it’s lost some of the meaning behind it, but in this case, when I say I’m grateful, here...

Originally published on Working Mother 

I’m lucky. I’m the daughter of a mom who showed me and my sisters that she could kick ass in her career while raising our family. Growing up, there was never a doubt that if I wanted to work and have kids, I could have both. I als...

September 20, 2018

From Catherine: This article popped up in my email and it immediately resonated with me. Earlier this week I was speaking with a new mom who went back to work a few weeks ago. While the original nature of the call was about a possible position at Spool, we quickly got...

September 4, 2018

Originally published in Fast Company

These working moms have turned parenthood into professional development.


Karen Tappin took a one-day maternity leave. It would have been shorter, if not for her husband. The day after her 2007 home birth, the founder and CEO of the b...

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