WOMEN
09/08/2011 12:24 pm ET Updated Nov 07, 2011

"Career" Versus "Job": Surprising Attitudes On How Working Mothers Feel About Their Work

“Career oriented women feel more respected at home and say their spouses are more helpful” – so state the results of a national survey of more than 4,600 men and women. The study, What Moms Think: Career Versus Paycheck, was spearheaded by Working Mother Media with sponsors Ernst & Young, IBM, and Procter & Gamble.

Comments Carol Evans, president of Working Mother Media, “The study, which was designed to focus attention on work-life and the advancement of women, reveals previously unknown attitudes and ideas about how women feel about their careers, men’s views of working mothers, workplace flexibility, the current state of gender roles, and what we all want to get out of work.”

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