TITLE

Off to work we go - baby in tow!

AUTHOR(S)
Feighery, Annie
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan/Feb2005, Issue 128, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that the nonprofit sector of the American economy was largely created and designed by women, and it continues to provide many women more family-friendly working arrangements that ease their struggles in balancing family life, financial needs, and career ambitions. The author's introduction to the unique benefits nonprofits can offer mothers came a few years ago, when, after months of toggling childcare with her spouse, the author began to look for a position with a higher salary and/or fewer hours than her museum position offered. She had founded the organization with a baby on her hip, and there was no reason the author should not work with her baby on herself. INSETS: A day at Mothering;Tips for On-the-Job Parenting.
ACCESSION #
15534095

 

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