12 Signs You Are Burning Out

Are you burning out?⁣ Review the signs and symptoms above to look for warning signs. ⁣You’re not alone. A big reason why working moms are one of the segments of the tech workforce most likely to leave mid-career is because of burnout. Guess what, the main reasons for burnout aren’t because of motherhood. ⁣⁣Here’s what...

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Two Helpful Covid Infographics for Working Moms

Lately it has been painful to be a working parent amid a pandemic trying to piece together childcare in light of schools announcing their plans to reopen. There are two specific charts that have made the rounds on my mom facebook groups that have been been extremely helpful to me. I want to share them...

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Covid-19 Working Moms

In the Covid-19 Economy, You Can Have a Kid or a Job. You Can’t Have Both.

The NY Times just released an article that sums up working moms’ pent up anxieties about going back to school in a Covid-19 economy. Women are bearing the brunt of the economic crash due to Covid-19, but working moms are also the ones who are most often having to consider if they are going to...

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The Motherhood Penalty

The Motherhood Penalty is A Real Thing

Let’s talk about The Motherhood Penalty and how this further affects women in tech, who are already at a disadvantage when it comes to equal pay. Today, working moms are the primary or sole earner in 40% of U.S. households with children. The Motherhood Penalty refers to the fact that in the workplace, working mothers...

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Blacklist and Whitelist Alternatives

Tech companies, we can do better: Whitelist & Blacklist alternatives

It’s time to come to grips with the institutional racism within the tech industry so that we can take action to make lasting change. Sometimes it’s right in front of us, but until someone points it out, we don’t see it. I’m trying to be more aware and more proactive to call it out when...

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Finding Time for Yourself in the Chaos of Parenting

Most of the time I spend birthing Mamas in Tech is done between the hours of 8:30 pm – midnight. I don’t know about you, but sometimes it takes HOURS for my 3 and 5-year-old to fall asleep. It can be brutal. This weekend, I came across a Google Talk with Rachel Bertsche, author of...

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Women, Reframe Your Perspective

Lately, I’ve been on a deep learning journey after my boss suggested that I read the book: “Why Women Rise”. I started whiteboarding a list of the questions I normally ask myself when dreaming about my 1, 3, 5 year plan. It looked like this: Am I qualified to do that? Is what I have...

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Mother’s Day Spotify Playlist

Happy Mother’s Day, here’s a playlist for you! First off, let me give credit where credit is due. One of my best friends Rebecca has an amazing husband who put this playlist together for all of us mothers. It was the sweetest thing and it’s an AWESOME playlist. Kudos to you, Brent. Enjoy it with...

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Microsoft's Mother's Day Video

Microsoft’s New Mother’s Day Video Normalizes Motherhood in Corporate America

Microsoft is doing it’s part to help normalize motherhood in the workplace with their new totally relatable video below.

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4 Reasons Coronavirus Will Be Lifechanging for Women in Tech: Part 1

Women are leading us through this pandemic, but are suffering the brunt of the economic fallout of COVID-19. Women are also paid less than men, despite being at increased risk as we make up 75% of healthcare practitioners according to the World Health Organization. At the same time, there has never been a more historic...

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