You’re a Bad Mom for Running a Business

And other lies we’ve been told…

Forbes
Forbes
Jul 9 · 3 min read
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By Stephanie Burns

Ugh. My heart sank. Maybe she couldn’t find a sitter. Maybe she wasn’t married. Maybe she had to breastfeed every hour. Maybe she just didn’t WANT to leave her baby. She wasn’t any less smart or in any way unprofessional just because she had her sweet, new baby with her. At the time, I wasn’t a…

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