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675: Why U.S. Working Moms Are So Stressed – And What To Do About It

25:26 | Mar 26th, 2019

2 recommendations

Caitlyn Collins, a sociologist at Washington University in St. Louis, conducted interviews with mothers in four countries -- the United States, Italy, Germany, and Sweden -- who have jobs outside the ...Show More


danny recommended:Aug 26th, 2019

Its Women’s Equality Day. And thought this was a great episode to highlight some solutions that are working to help bring equality to women in the workplace & why that's important.

thericciardigroup recommended:Aug 19th, 2019

Great insights on why American working moms are so stressed compared to their counterparts in Italy, Germany and Sweden. This episode will make any working mother motivated to take action and read Caitlyn Collins book, “Making Motherhood Work: How Women Manage Careers and Caregiving.”