Professional Women

Yes, I was the mom who didn’t pick up her kids on time

We've all seen it or heard it - the "horror" of a parent who was late picking up the kids. "How could she possibly forget her kids?" "That is horribly irresponsible!" "She must not love her children very much." And my favorite of all... "I would NEVER do that!" Well, I did... Shortly after returning… Continue reading Yes, I was the mom who didn’t pick up her kids on time

Professional Women · Resume & Cover Letter

“Works well under pressure” A mom skill that belongs on a resume

As a stay at home mom returning to work, I had to bite my tongue a few times not to laugh at interviewers and hiring managers. If I was lucky, my face would only show a smile that was (hopefully) interpreted as being friendly. So, moms, do you work well under pressure? YES!! Granted, you… Continue reading “Works well under pressure” A mom skill that belongs on a resume