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10 Ways to Make the Most of an Internship

Internships have captured the zeitgeist of our culture. From the cineplex hit The Internship to Tom Friedman’s recent New York Times column, it seems like everyone is talking about internships.

What Mothers Really Want: To Opt In Between

Survey results and infographic illustrating what mothers want from their careers.

The Opt-Out Generation Wants Back In

A New York Times Magazine follow-up about women who opted out of the workplace when they had children.

Why NYC Moms Should Think More About Leaning In

About a third of the way into Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead, I registered a sense of disappointment. Sandberg’s book is far less interesting than the larger debate surrounding the book’s ideas about women in the workforce.

Smart Volunteering for Parents Looking to Stay in the Career Game

I recently was amused to learn that the word “volunteer” comes from a French word that means “one who offers himself for military service.” A lot of parents, especially those who stay at home, feel like that’s an accurate description of the volunteer...

Smart Volunteering to Get the Job You Want

I’ve always volunteered because I thought it was the right thing to do…

Returning to Work After Maternity Leave? Here’s How to Set Yourself Up for a Smooth Transition

Heading back to work after maternity leave is one of the most difficult transitions in the life of a new mom…

New York Mag on Fastest-Growing Industries in NYC

Unemployment in the city is at 8.1 percent…

Hard Times Send ‘Economoms’ Back to the Job Market

When you’re eight months pregnant, it’s hard to find a good interview suit. But a burgeoning belly didn’t stop Nicole Young…