Tag Archives: working mothers

Don’t Let the Grinch Steal Your Office Spirit

The countdown to the holidays is on. And so are the distractions for your employees that the holiday season brings. Unfortunately, those distractions can unknowingly bring with them a lot of anxiety and stress making what should be a festive time … Continue reading

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Do Your Employees Whistle While They Work?

Maybe the seven dwarfs had it right – “Just whistle while you work (Hear the whistling in your head?), And cheerfully together we can tidy up the place.” Maybe they were onto something … being happy and having a positive … Continue reading

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Hiring Now: Excellent Return to Work or Career Change Opportunity

When I started Mom Corps Dallas, it was my mission to make a difference in the lives of women. I felt very strongly that I wanted to be able to provide women in all phases of their lives and careers … Continue reading

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Opting In After Opting Out

Not too long ago, I read a story in The New York Times Magazine titled “The Opt-Out Generation Wants Back In.” It was a follow-up story to an article that ran 10 years earlier called “The Opt-Out Revolution.” This article … Continue reading

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Reality of Female Veterans Re-entering Workforce

Most moms are familiar with the challenges of re-entering the workforce after time spent caring for their home and family. However, not many can relate to the challenges female veterans face making the transition from military to civilian life. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Having Your Cake & Eating it at Home

We are grateful to Awele Ighedosa, one of our fabulous candidates, for her guest post today! Having worked in HR as a Benefits Specialist for several years, a regular 9-5 job was all I knew and expected of myself in … Continue reading

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4 Lessons for Re-entering the Workforce

Hot topics right now include men and women re-entering the workforce. What does that mean? Let me tell you first hand. I was faced with two kids entering college in the not too far future with expenses that had increased … Continue reading

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Dallas Right Now

Wishing a Happy Mother’s Day to all! We celebrate those of us who are blessed to be mothers and applaud all significant women in our lives this month! Remember to pamper mom, whether it is with a simple card, making dinner or doing … Continue reading

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Betty Draper vs. Sheryl Sandberg: We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby

In the TV show Mad Men, Betty Draper epitomized the ideal of American womanhood in the go-go era of the 1960s. She was Grace Kelly gorgeous and Bryn Mawr-educated with a drop dead handsome husband who was minting money as a … Continue reading

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Dallas Right Now

Happy Women’s History Month ~ dedicated to honoring the women who have made our country great and the moments that have defined this nation. So many fun events and activities in our great community this month. Here are just a … Continue reading

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