Jennifer Barrett

Jennifer Barrett
Why Working Mothers Should Stop Apologizing

Why Working Mothers Should Stop Apologizing

A few months after I gave birth to my second child, a senior (and childless) executive I admired pulled me aside at work. You’re doing a great job, she assured. “But,” she added, and looked me…

Why Having It All Doesn’t Exist

Why Having It All Doesn’t Exist

Newsflash: We don’t. We never did. And we never will “have it all.” Because it’s impossible — for anyone. Male or female. 

Having it all is no less a fantasy — and no…