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Alyssa Westring, Ph.D.
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Alyssa Westring, Ph.D., is a Public Voices Fellow with The OpEd Project, Associate Professor of Management at DePaul University, and Director of Research, Total Leadership. She received her doctorate in Organizational Psychology and is a scholar of work-life and women’s careers.

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Working Moms Inside Out: Guilt Gone Wild

(0) Comments | Posted July 14, 2015 | 11:55 AM

In the latest Disney Pixar movie, Inside Out, we are given insight into the inner workings of the mind of an 11-year-old girl, ruled by five distinct emotions: joy, sadness, fear, anger and disgust. We also catch brief glimpses into the mind of her mother, who is similarly...

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Why Women Should, and Can, Get Past 'Compare and Despair' on Social Media

(2) Comments | Posted January 24, 2014 | 3:43 PM

Last week, the TODAY show featured a help-a-thon doling out advice on how women can do it all, encouraging viewers to tweet their tips and questions using the hashtag #doingitall. As a mother of two young kids and a scholar of work-life balance and women's careers, I know...

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