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- Child care dilemma squeezes small companies. Cleaver, Joanne // Crain's Chicago Business;12/08/97, Vol. 20 Issue 49, pSB3
Examines how small businesses are coping with working mothers, who have to juggle work and child care duties. Reference made to Kenneth Walchak, president of Clark-Devon Hardware Incorporated; Efforts of small companies to cope with absenteeism; Percentage of working mothers with children...
- A Sioux Falls woman's work is never done. Larson, Jan // American Demographics;Nov93, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p16
Presents three places in the United States with high percentages of working mothers. Anchorage, Alaska; Madison, Wisconsin; Sioux Falls, South Dakota with the highest statistics; Factors that increase likelihood of women's participation in labor force; Demand for convenience in food,...
- From the desk of mom. Leal, Susan A. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);11/14/94, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p15A
Focuses on the advantages of the home office for working mothers. Balancing work and family obligations; Benefits derived from dual roles; Support networks for working mothers.
- African mothers who work face dilemma. Lang, Susan S. // Human Ecology;Fall97, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p23
Focuses on the consequences of working African mothers to the health of young children. Effects of diminished quantity or quality of child care to the health of preschool-age children; Health effects of maternal employment; Net impact of maternal employment on the nutritional status of and...
- Working moms tell it like it is. Flynn, Gillian // Personnel Journal;Aug95, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p22
Reports on the results of the Pulsar Working Mother Survey. Whether work environments are supportive of family demands; Number of hours of sleep an average working mother gets; How the respondents would like to spend an extra hour.
- Moms on the line. Dortch, Shannon // American Demographics;Jul96, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p25
Reports on the increase in the number of working mothers in the United States. Likelihood among mother classifications to work; Child care factor; Contact information.
- The trials and triumphs of working mothers. Norment, L. // Ebony;Sep1989, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p38
Examines the joys and problems of being a working mother. Several black working mothers discuss their experiences balancing parenthood and work. Child care; Spending time with children; What happens when a child is sick.
- Children and careers: The best of both worlds. Jones, Lisa C. // Ebony;Sep1995, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p120
Focuses on working mothers. Housework and child-rearing duties; Odds of succeeding as a working mother; Gender-based expectations; Importance of support systems for mothers; Family time issues.
- Working from home. Collier, Shayne // Australia's Parents;Apr95, Issue 82, p61
Presents Australian mothers who balance child rearing with their career. Help from relatives in caring for the child; Employment in an information processing company at home; Work as a home-based child care worker.
- Great 15 job that will get you home by 2:30. Colino, Stacey // Redbook;Oct96, Vol. 187 Issue 6, p122
Lists the 15 satisfying jobs where mothers can choose their own hours. Physical Therapist; Career Counselor; Speech Language Pathologist/Audiologists; Technical Writer; Personal Fitness Trainer; Independent Travel Agent; Dietitian/Nutritionist; Trader; Others; The nature of their works; Where...