There’s nothing like the arrival of Spring to get you reassessing the various aspects of your life. From being a better partner, mother, and yes, professional, a new year is the clean slate that can help inspire you to craft the career (and life) you’ve always wanted. But let’s say that your days of a full-time, in-office, 9-5 job are over. Does that mean you have to face a killer commute again and run the risk of not being able to attend your child’s mid-day writing celebration?...Read More
What makes one company more “woman-friendly” than the next? To find out, Fortune recently partnered with Great Place to Work to understand what it is women are looking for in the workplace. It’s not surprising that the best companies for women to work have a lot in common in terms of policies, practices, and flexibility. Using […] The post Top Places for Women to Work That Offer Flexibility...Read More
Work at Home Mom Revolution posts regularly about jobs that moms can do from home. Lisa Mills started the site in 2007 to help moms find the best resources out there. From freelance writing, to flex work to product ad service companies your can run form your home, Lisa keep moms updated on a variety of options. Lisa recently wrote and published an ebook, which is available on Amazon.com, about...Read More
If you are interested in finding a work from home or freelance opportunity, one of our favorite online resources is FlexJobs. Sara Sutton Fell and her team carefully curate the jobs listings on their site to ensure that every job listing meets their criteria as a FlexJob. The benefit to site users is that the legwork is already done. Every job listed is a true freelance or flexwork opportunity.
Recently, Laura Gerson wrote an insightful article on the challenges of getting back into the workforce after taking time off to raise her child. Though Gerson had plenty of successes pre-baby, afterward, she found it difficult to find work, even polishing up her resume and meeting with recruiters.