The 2-Part Parental Leave Plan That’ll Make Your Life Easier

Through a bit of trial and error during my own pregnancy, I created a two-part system that made my transition and parental leave so much easier, and which I highly recommend any expecting parent use before taking time off.

Surviving Unemployment When You’ve Got Kids, According to Someone Who Did

Unemployment’s stressful under any circumstances, but when you’re a parent, it becomes even more challenging for all the obvious reasons. When my husband and I were laid off within six weeks of each other, we quickly found out how hard it could be to put on a brave face for the kids.

What Your Co-Workers With Kids Want You to Know

Ever wonder what your coworkers with kids want you to know? Read on for advice from working parents on creating a less stressful workplace.

Back From The “Break”: Re-Entering the Workforce Post-Kids Is Hard, Here’s How to Show Companies You Should Be Their Next Hire

Re-entering the workforce post-kids? Here's advice on how to return to the workforce seamlessly.

Back After Baby: How to Balance Work and Family, Manage Morning Meetings on Minimal Sleep, And All of Our Other Back to Work Survival Tips

Back after baby: You can do it! And we've got some pro tips to help you along the way.

Back After Baby: How to Balance Work and Family, Manage Morning Meetings on Minimal Sleep, And All of Our Other Back to Work Survival Tips

Back after baby: You can do it! And we've got some pro tips to help you along the way.

Ask an Honest HR Professional: How Can I Re-enter the Workforce After a Long Break?

Starting your job search is always intimidating, but especially when you've been out of the working world for a while. How can you polish everything up and re-enter the workforce after a long break? An HR professional shares everything you need to know to successfully get back in the game.

I’m a Working Mother Who Was Able to Have a Career I Love (Without Sacrificing Family)

Heather Freiser is the director of branded content at The Muse. And a restaurant owner. And a mother. Here's how she balances it all.

Real Talk: Being Pregnant at Work Is Harder Than I Thought it Would Be

Take it from Allison Michaels, a podcast host for The Washington Post—it's OK to admit that it's hard to be pregnant at work.

The Unexpected Contract You Should Write When Taking on a New Job

Neil Pasricha wrote a work-life balance contract with his wife to ensure that no matter how high up he got in his career, he had time for family and friends.