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Tag Archives: working parents

The Tale of the 40 Year Old (Wannabe) Entrepreneur

Whether you agree with it or not, a specific archetype exists of the startup entrepreneur – young, hungry (often literally), and single-minded. Nothing is more important to this person than … Continue reading

August 8, 2015 · 6 Comments

Social Justice – The Flip Side of Advantaging Our (Affluent) Kids

Let me start by saying that I do not feel “white guilt” for providing opportunities for my kids in where we have chosen to live (the burbs), the money and … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Homework – What is it good for?

Homework has become an ingrained part of our American educational system and an expectation of hard-charging parents in affluent communities across our country. I’m often frustrated with the homework that … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · 2 Comments

PTO – I Use it or I Lose It (mentally, that is)

I sit here on Thursday morning, writing this blog. I normally don’t write my blogs during “work time”, but I have taken today off. My kids are on Spring Break … Continue reading

April 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

An Apology to Dads Working, too?

Last week, Katharine Zaleski, former executive at the Huffington Post and Washington Post., made headlines apologizing to all of the working mothers she used to work with. She did not … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · 1 Comment