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New Data: Vast Majority of Working Mothers Believe COVID-19 Will Have Long-Lasting Negative Effect on Women’s Career Progress

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GREENWICH, Conn. (PRWEB) October 05, 2020 Inkwell, the leading voice in the flexible work conversation, and HeyMama, a social and professional network for working moms who are growing their careers and families, today release data that finds a whopping 87 percent of women believe women’s collective career progress will be negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic – and that the impact will outlive the virus. Six months into the global pandemic, the results of a survey of more than 700 working mothers found concern for not only current challenges, but for implications about the future of flexible work long after […]

New Zealand Prime Minister serves as role model to working mothers

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who is pregnant, will be the second elected head of state in history to give birth and the first to take a six-week maternity leave. This content was originally published here.

Introducing Flexible Working Mums Hertford…..

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Introducing Flexible Working Mums Hertford….. Flexible Working…. Mums…. Hertford….. are all the things I am excited about right now! I am the very proud mummy to my beautiful 4 year old boy and my gorgeous 1 year old girl and living in Hertford is the perfect place for us to be to raising our young children. I am also hugely excited as for the first time in a long time I am focusing on my career and my journey to find flexibility to suit our family life – flexibility has never been so important to us ….. my journey has […]

Working Mothers Need to Be Their ‘Authentic Selves’ at Work

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Your weekly roundup :: December 30 – January 3 As you head into your weekend, here are a few articles from the past week we thought you might enjoy. Joyful Generosity Is Your ‘Thank You Note’ What has God blessed you with in 2019? As we say goodbye to 2019 and hello to 2020, take a moment to plan how you can practice joyful generosity. Did you know our Monday blogs are now available in Spanish? If you or someone you know is interested in receiving these blogs each week, click here.  Listen to Episode 1 now! Lisa Lewis, Transformational Leadership […]

Ivanka Trump’s Tone Deaf Labor Day Message To Working Mothers Ended Very, Very Badly

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Ivanka Trump has been at her father’s side, literally, with an adjacent office in the White House. Her message for the American people was far different from her father’s vainglorious pats on his own back and Melania Trump’s simple tweet. The first daughter tried, but there was just one problem: She tweeted a recognition of all the women who stay at home and care for their children: ‘Today, on #LaborDay, let’s also recognize the amazing stay-at-home parents across America, who seldom receive the credit they deserve for the invaluable work that they do, as they nurture and raise the next […]

ERNST SAYS JUDGE BARRETT IS A ROLE MODEL FOR WORKING MOTHERS – KSCJ 1360

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OC….BARRETT :22 Ernst joined six other Republican Senators — all women — at a news conference in Washington, D.C. yesterday (Wednesday) to talk about Barrett. Ernst’s comments suggested Barrett’s advancement to the Supreme Court justice was imminent. OC….JUSTICE :21 Barrett, who is currently a federal judge, is the mother of seven children. Ernst has described Ginsburg as a trailblazer for working moms. OC….SUPREME COURT :17 Senator Ernst’s daughter, Libby, is a cadet at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. This content was originally published here.

Majority of working mothers are sacrificing salary for flexiblity

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The other two thirds are willing to consider jobs that don’t require the above but do offer the flexibility the respondents need, reports Feel, a London-based recruitment consultancy.  Feel founder and MD Jane Johnson said this trend for women to trade in their full professional capability for finding a job that better suits their parenting arrangements would not be their number one choice but was forced upon them, particularly in the marketing industry.   Given a choice, 75% of degree-educated mothers would rather work in a role that both offers flexible working and requires their degree and professional experience, as oppposed […]

3 Attributes Children Learn From Their Working Mothers – Adweek

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For any working mom, there are days when guilt erodes at your productivity as you reflect on the need to put your kids in afterschool care or miss a performance due to business travel. You might regularly compare your organization’s work from home policy to leading companies that help mothers or ones that offer onsite childcare services to employees at their corporate headquarters. Yet despite an overflowing schedule, working moms teach their children important attributes. Psychology suggests that children learn and imitate behaviors by watching and listening to others, which means children learn character traits such as resilience, determination and […]

Conundrum most Bangladeshi working mothers face

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At a time when the women in countries like Bangladesh are proving their worth joining almost every field in society, it seems, professional atmosphere suits only the ones who have no children. That’s largely because, daycare facilities at and near workplaces are rare in the country. Given the growing number of nuclear families, it’s increasingly becoming difficult for working mothers to continue their jobs. Thus, many have to stop their career once they give birth to babies, to carry out the most sacred duties of motherhood. Some mothers are compelled to compromise on upbringing of their children as they cannot […]

Your guide to the lingo on the Reddit forum fueling GameStop’s rise and over half of working mothers say their job performance has slipped during the pandemic – MarketWatch

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Happy Wednesday MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories: Tendies? Diamond hands? Your guide to the lingo on WallStreetBets, the Reddit forum fueling Gamestop’s rise Reddit’s WallStreetBets has 3.3 million members and counting, and its own language. 4 things the best financial advisers do for clients that put them ahead of the rest These qualities and capabilities distinguish the top pros in the investment advice business. U.S. banks pledged billions to charity in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic — what’s behind their generosity ‘Bank donations can indeed be altruistically motivated, but our results indicate that these donations have a strategic component.’ […]