Update on Mompowerment Interviews

I’m so excited to share that I’m done with 110+ interviews and have even typed up the interview notes. Woohoo! The research for this book has been a 3+ years long labor of love. It’s amazing to think back on the stories that moms have shared and the time they’ve...

Mompowerment interview update

I try to give an update on interviews or share things I’m learning from interviews about this time each month. Recently, I interviewed a mom about her experience. I’ve known her since grad school – 14 years – but I didn’t know her story about moving to part-time until...

Inquiring minds want to know

As I’ve mentioned before in a blog post, we’ve interviewed over 60 part-time working moms. The moms who have shared their stories have been solopreneurs, worked in large corporations and almost any size in between. We’ve talked to lawyers, financial consultants, hair...

Flexibility

One of the top reasons moms we have interviewed work part-time is to have more flexibility in their lives.  What is interesting is how these moms use flexibility in their lives.  For some, it’s about getting involved in kids’ school and activities. Some moms have even...

Thankful to to Have These Conversations

I’m so thankful for this project. When starting this project, I didn’t give a lot of thought to what I was asking moms to share. I work part-time and manage my family and so I know it takes patience, multi-tasking and constant course-correction to keep the...