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Take Your Daughter to Work Day

How Take Our Daughters to Work Day Allowed Men to "Come Out" As Public Parents

Marie Wilson | Posted 04.23.2015 | Women
Marie Wilson

This day, when girls were seen and heard, changed many lives, as I've come to know through the years. The program also brought about an amazing bond between fathers and daughters who spent the day in the place where those dads spent most of their waking lives.

Recognizing 'Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day' When We Work at Home

Allison O'Kelly | Posted 06.11.2014 | Women
Allison O'Kelly

As we empower our kids to learn about the many career choices they have, let's also teach them that perfect balance is an unrealistic expectation. It's not about balance, but rather work/life satisfaction.

CALL FOR PHOTOS: Send Us Pictures From Take Your Child To Work Day

Posted 04.25.2013 | Parents

Today is Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work day (you may have noticed the little person who just knocked over your pen cup). As we mentioned last yea...

A Major Career Woman? Rethinking Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Sarah Damaske | Posted 06.30.2012 | Business
Sarah Damaske

If we want Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day to benefit all of our children, additional focus must be placed on girls growing up in working-class families. These girls are the ones who might benefit most.

Lisa Hammond: Mompreneur Took Her Kids to Work Every Day

BJ Gallagher | Posted 06.26.2012 | Women
BJ Gallagher

Every April when "Take Your Child to Work Day" rolls around, I think of Lisa Hammond, a young mother of two when she started her business 20 years ago. She managed to build keep her sanity while building her business, raising two little ones, and creating a strong, happy marriage.

What Do Kids Think Their Parents Do At Work?

Posted 04.26.2012 | Parents

If you work in an office, chances are your kids have some idea of what you do all day. But is it the right idea? Today is Take Your Child To Work D...

The Funniest 'Take Your Child To Work' Someecards

Posted 04.23.2014 | Parents

Take your child to work day: an excellent idea in all of its incarnations, but sometimes goes awry in practice. Your kids lurk around your desk observ...

Single Moms on TV: Prostitutes and Drug Dealers?

Caryn Brooks | Posted 06.06.2012 | Home
Caryn Brooks

It's not a new idea on television to have single mothers do desperate things. But surely there are TV shows with strong women in a lead role. Yet no show in the top 5 or even the top 10 had a woman as the lead character, much less a single mother.

Monday, May 3rd is Official "Take Your Tea Partier to Work Day."

Alex Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Alex Grossman

In an outreach effort to introduce Tea Partiers to the American work force, the U.S. Office of Education and Training has officially earmarked next Mo...

Tackle Inequity -- Take Your Children to Work

Ilene H. Lang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ilene H. Lang

Despite our best efforts, new research shows that the future is not as bright for our children as we once thought. Women lag behind men in pay and promotions. There is a crisis in female leadership. The question is: how do we fix this?