7 Myths of Working Mothers: Why Children and (most) Careers Just Don', Volume 1009

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Spence Publishing Company, 2004 - Business & Economics - 174 pages
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Dispelling our most cherished myths about working mothers, Suzanne Venker argues that women can never be successful in the workplace and at home simultaneously. Women can achieve the balance they so desperately seek only by planning their careers around motherhood, rather than planning motherhood around their careers.

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This is bullshit. There are so many things wrong with it that I want to just find a copy and burn it. Read full review

Review: 7 Myths of Working Mothers: Why Children and (Most) Careers Just Don't Mix

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I was a mom that for years justified my going to work by saying, 'I was a better mom for going to work 9 hours a day.' But my heart always wanted to be with my kids. It wasn't until my oldest child ... Read full review



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A former teacher-turned-social critic, Suzanne Venker is an author and speaker on politics, marriage, parenting, and the culture. She is a frequent guest on HuffPo Live and an occasional contributor to National Review Online. Suzanne has also authored the books, The FLIPSIDE of FEMINISM, and 7 Myths of Working Mothers. A frequent commentator on cultural issues, Suzanne has appeared on ABC, CNN, FOX, and C-Span -- as well as hundreds of radio shows throughout the country, including the Laura Ingraham Show. Her articles and blog posts have appeared in the New York Post, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Parents.com, Human Events, World Net Daily, CNSnews.com, and others. Suzanne graduated from Boston University in 1990 and now lives in St. Louis, MO, with her husband and their two children.

Dr. Laura Schlessinger holds a post doctoral certification in marriage, family and child therapy and is licensed by the state of California as a marriage and family therapist. She is the author of best-selling children's books, Why Do You Love Me?, But I Waaannt It!, Growing Up Is Hard and best-selling adult books, Ten Stupid Things Couples Do To Mess Up Their Relationships, Ten Stupid Things Parents Do to Mess Up Their Kids, The Ten Commandments, How Could You Do That? The Abdication of Character, Courage and Conscience, Ten Stupid Things Men Do To Mess Up Their Lives, and Ten Stupid Things Women Do To Mess Up Their Lives. Dr. Laura is a leading radio talk show host whose weekday show is syndicated nationwide to approximately 12 million listeners. She is also the president and founder of the Dr. Laura Schlessinger Foundation, devoted to abused and neglected kids through its unique outreach of My Stuff Bags. She lives with her husband, Dr. Lew Bishop, and their son, Deryk, in southern California.

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