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5 Things to Consider Before Going on Maternity Leave

I have worked with hundreds of women over the course of my 20-year career and navigating maternity leave has been one of the biggest challenges I have witnessed women struggle through. When to tell your employer? How to tell them? What happens to your role? How to move from being a “career woman” to a “mom”. I can admit, I had a major identity shift when I went on my first maternity leave and...


How I became a maternal gatekeeper without realizing it

When my first daughter was born I didn’t know what I was doing. Although I went to pre-natal classes and signed myself up for all the baby emails, neither of those did much to prepare me for the day-to-day life of motherhood. I began my new role...