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Moms Face Stigma In The Workplace

This timely conversation with founder of A Timeout With Mom, Danielle Hobson, we chat about the pressures of being pregnant and going on maternity leave, how Danielle's always been seen as a "challenger" in the male-dominated tech industry, and how other women can be better allies for moms in the workplace. Danielle totally nails the subtle signaling and stigma many working moms feel in corporate America.


Danielle's desire to create a truly honest space for mothers to share their stories cast a light on the experiences of trauma and mental illness that mothers really needed to hear from each other. Her website, atimeoutwithmom.com seeks to destigmatize mental illness and promote holistic well-being for all mothers. Recently, I wrote an article as one of the site experts as well! Check it out: 7 Ways To Transform Your Career By Developing Emotional Intelligence