Working Mother

Working Mother

A woman who has a full-time job in addition a family. Some working mothers are professionals such as lawyers and doctors who work for personal and financial advancement. Others are working poor who have jobs out of utter necessity. Working mothers must balance time between their families and their careers. Working mothers are fairly new in the Western world because of the feminist movement in the 20th century. Some working mothers seek out companies with benefits such as maternity leave or flexibility when a child is sick.
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Working Mother magazine today recognized Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) as one of the 2016 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for its outstanding leadership in creating progressive programs for its workforce, in the areas of advancement of women, flexibility, child care and paid parental leave.
However, 37 per cent said being a working mother has hindered their career; a third had experienced workplace prejudice or discrimination because they were a mother; and of those, 37 per cent said they had been passed over for promotion because of being a working mother.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 19, 2012--First Horizon recognized by Working Mother and Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
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Networking company Lucent Technologies has announced its inclusion in the 2004 list of the 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers published by Working Mother Magazine.
The majority admit to anxiety attacks at work after leaving their young children, with 78 per cent feeling disillusioned about being a working mother and 89 per cent saying the stress of balancing home and work life is leading to problems within their family.
Prompted by the need to demonstrate that mothers still urgently needed cures, Antonie Nopitsch and convalescent home directors had successfully reshaped the postwar crisis of widows and refugees into that of the working mother.
Three accounting firms--Coopers & Lybrand, Deloitte & Touche and KPMG Peat Marwick--have made it onto the list ofthe "100 Best Companies for Working Women," published by Working Mother magazine.
NYSE: PRU), has been named one of the Advertising Working Mothers of the Year by Working Mother magazine and Advertising Women of New York (AWNY).
has earned a place among Working Mother magazines 100 Best Companies of 2016ranking in the Top 10.
The criteria for evaluating the companies were flexibility, advancement of women, compensation, leaves for new parents and work/life programmes, which according to Working Mother are critical areas for working mothers and their families.