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Waffling About Work

You’re Too Young to Give Up on the Idea of Work

If you are in life stage: Waffling About Work Posted April 6th, 2015
By Kathryn Sollmann
Are you hesitating about a return to the workforce because you think you’re past your prime? Age should not be a factor in your decision–and there is solid evidence backing that up. First of all, you’re probably not anywhere near…

Compromise: The Key to Palatable Work

If you are in life stage: Waffling About Work Posted April 1st, 2015
By Kathryn Sollmann
That day when Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer ordered all home-based employees back to the office, I imagined that many women teetering back and forth with the work/don’t work decision said “That’s it, I’m staying home.” If those were your thoughts,…

Return to Work While the Going’s Good

If you are in life stage: Waffling About Work Posted July 3rd, 2014
By Kathryn Sollmann
So often women tell me that they’ll return to work when they feel they’ve put the requisite time into what I call their first caregiving job—raising children.  But that might just be when their second caregiving job begins—helping aging parents.…

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