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Melissa is an entrepreneur and mother of 4. She resides in Florida where she runs a successful housecleaning company called Meticulous Mom Housecleaning. She recently started her own podcast called the Blended Family Podcast, where she helps people manage the challenges that come with having a blended family.

Direct download: WM245_MelissaMarks.mp3
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We are featuring listener questions submitted via email and social media to help give you more specific tips and insights to handle all the pieces of being a working mom. If you have any questions you'd like to see answered, please submit them to portia@workingmotherhood.com or via our Facebook page.

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Jill Niland is a partner in the PwC Transaction Services capital markets and accounting advisory practice based in Atlanta. She concentrates on providing accounting advise to global companies under both US GAAP and IFRS. In particular, Jill assists companies executing complex transactions with the goal of successfully integrating the client’s objectives with financial reporting requirements. Areas of expertise include financial instruments and securitizations, consolidation accounting, purchase accounting, joint venture accounting, lease accounting, and all other forms of financing transactions. 

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This week's top tips are all about  . . . LEVERAGING INFORMATION!

As working moms, it's just a fact that we are busy women. We have families to attend to and love, careers to navigate, chores to do, friends to meet and places to go! In the midst of life, we also want to continue to grow intellectually and expand our view of the world. We want to learn new things, whether they are hacks to make life easier, systems to improve our efficiency or a third language to use on vacation. The easiest way to incorporate new ideas into our lives is to leverage information.

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For more than two decades, Kathleen Henson has enjoyed a diverse career in public relations and marketing, working with some of the country's most recognizable companies and brands. With unequaled energy, charisma and drive, Kathleen expertly and instinctively connects people, events and ideas to create big media moments that generate impactful, lasting buzz. Since establishing her boutique PR firm in 2001, Kathleen is constantly and organically growing her infinite, personal arsenal of contacts which reaches deep into Americas top newsrooms all the way to Hollywoods elite to creatively tell her clients stories. In 2014, Kathleen's firm was named PR Firm of the Year by PR News and Kathleen was also named PR Professional of the Year by the Public Relations Society of America in Chicago. She was just named by PR News among the top women in PR nationwide.

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In her 12 years at Ogilvy & Mather, Jennifer has had a profound impact on corporate culture, spotlighting how to successfully balance work and family. Jennifer has been the co-leader of the Working Parents Network since 2011. Under her leadership, the network has grown into a powerful business and resource group.

Direct download: WM240_JennPicone.mp3
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We are featuring listener questions submitted via email and social media to help give you more specific tips and insights to handle all the pieces of being a working mom. If you have any questions you'd like to see answered, please submit them to portia@workingmotherhood.com or via our Facebook page.

Direct download: WM239_QA.mp3
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Stephanie is a Senior Director at a global higher education company partners with top colleges and universities to create, promote, and grow their online programs. Her focus within the organization is overseeing the employee recruiting and training and development teams. Stephanie is also a contributing writer for the blog Working Moms Against Guilt. Calling Orlando, Florida home, Stephanie lives with her husband Greg and their daughters Bailey (2.5) and Kendall (5 months).

Direct download: WM238_StephanieTsales.mp3
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During Top Tip Tuesdays on the Working Motherhood Podcast, I will discuss single topics that impact our physical, financial, career, spiritual, family, social, and intellectual lives. I will share resources, tips, and action item steps for us to implement so we can take small and consistent steps to be the best working moms we can be.

This week's top tips are all about  . . . GETTING MOM FRIENDS!

We always talk about the value of having community and surrounding yourself with people you can rely on to help make our working motherhood journey a bit easier. We're not talking about that today. Today, we're talking about having a community of other moms so you can have some F-U-N! Fun! Fun! Fun! But before you start planning that epic moms-only weekend in Vegas, you have to meet them first.

Direct download: WM237_TopTips.mp3
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Author ~ Entrepreneur ~ Mom to 2 boys, 2 Aussies and a Cat, Mary has been an online entrepreneur since 2003, when her youngest son was 18 months old.

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Kimdashe Nabbie-Sherman, married to husband Craig Sherman for 11 years, has one son, Craig Jr. She is employed at Doctors Hospital as Safety Manager. She earned an AA in Criminal Justice, BA in Leadership, and an MBA. She enjoys volunteering and for 3 years, she has been a mentor to “little sister”, Tierra Davis, a student from the Big Brother Big Sister at-work program.

Direct download: WM235_KimSherman.mp3
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We are featuring listener questions submitted via email and social media to help give you more specific tips and insights to handle all the pieces of being a working mom. If you have any questions you'd like to see answered, please submit them to portia@workingmotherhood.com or via our Facebook page.

Direct download: WM234_QA.mp3
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Tracie Gadler is a proud mother of two, Grace 10, and Blake 4. She is employed as a Nurse Practitioner at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego and a Doctoral Student at Duke University. For the past six-and-a-half years she has had the pleasure of working with urologic cancer patients.

Direct download: WM233_TracieGadler.mp3
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This week's top tips are all about  . . . ENHANCING PRODUCTIVITY!

If your life is busy, full of commitments, stuffed inboxes, unfinished to-do lists, and partially completed projects then you might want to implement some systems to enhance your productivity (and you can always choose not to do some of those activities as well.)

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Karen has an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS from Syracuse University. She has over 15 years of executive development experience and is a coach with expertise in managing professional and personal balance, leadership development, facilitation, and succession planning. Karen has helped leaders achieve their full potential, in companies such as: IBM, GE, Johnson & Johnson, KPMG and The Financial Times. Karen focuses on women's leadership; and, has designed and delivered workshops on women's leadership development at New York University's Stern Women in Business Conferences, Columbia's Women in Business Conference and Harvard University's Women in Business Intercollegiate Business Convention. 

Direct download: WM231_KarenDonaldson.mp3
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Kim Ades, MBA is president and founder of Frame of Mind Coaching and JournalEngineTM Software. Author, speaker, entrepreneur, coach, and mother of 5, Kim is one of North America's foremost experts on performance through mental focus and thought management. By using her unique process of coaching she works with clients who are intelligent, driven, and ambitious and helps them examine and shift their thinking in order to yield extraordinary results. Kim trains and certifies hundreds of coaches annually in the art of incorporating journals into their coaching process with a focus on mindset and mental toughness.

Direct download: WM230_KimAdes.mp3
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We are featuring listener questions submitted via email and social media to help give you more specific tips and insights to handle all the pieces of being a working mom. If you have any questions you'd like to see answered, please submit them to portia@workingmotherhood.com or via our Facebook page.

Direct download: WM_QA229.mp3
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As a performance coach, Jennifer trains thousands of top Fortune 500 corporate executives. She speaks around the world about the physical aspects as applied to energy and performance by specializing in movement, exercise and nutrition. Jennifer plays an active role in recruiting and developing all Energy Management facilitators and currently manages the Human Performance Institute’s Train-the-Trainer program. In addition, she works closely with the operations team to ensure excellence in global delivery of the Corporate Athlete Program. Jennifer holds a Master’s Degree in Health Services Administration from the University of Central Florida and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Health Education & Behavior with a specialization in Health Promotion/Wellness from the University of Florida.

Direct download: WM228_JenniferLea.mp3
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During Top Tip Tuesdays on the Working Motherhood Podcast, I will discuss single topics that impact our physical, financial, career, spiritual, family, social, and intellectual lives. I will share resources, tips, and action item steps for us to implement so we can take small and consistent steps to be the best working moms we can be.

This week's top tips are all about  . . . FIRST IMPRESSIONS!

Whether you are going on a job interview, first date or new play date, first impressions are important. Since we have over 6 billion people in the world and you probably know about 0.00001% of them, you'll be making a lot of first impressions over the next few years. So how can we make our first impressions of ourselves, the best impressions?

Direct download: WM227_TopTips.mp3
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Dr Shetreat-Klein is a holistic pediatric neurologist, urban farmer, herbalist, activist, teacher, mom and author of the forthcoming book "The Dirt Cure: A Whole Food, Whole Planet Approach to Growing Healthy Kids in a Processed World."

Direct download: WM226_MayaShetreatKlein.mp3
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The Working Motherhood team is taking a 2 week break to recharge, relax and enjoy time with our families over the holidays. We’ll be back with fresh new episodes on Monday, January 5 but meanwhile, you’ll be getting a mini daily dose of holiday cheer as I share a different success quote and how you can apply it to your life. I hope this motivates and inspires you to take 2015 by the horns and make it the best year ever! Thank you for making 2014 an amazing year for Working Motherhood and from my family to yours, Happy Holidays!

Direct download: HolidayCheer10.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:30am EDT

The Working Motherhood team is taking a 2 week break to recharge, relax and enjoy time with our families over the holidays. We’ll be back with fresh new episodes on Monday, January 5 but meanwhile, you’ll be getting a mini daily dose of holiday cheer as I share a different success quote and how you can apply it to your life. I hope this motivates and inspires you to take 2015 by the horns and make it the best year ever! Thank you for making 2014 an amazing year for Working Motherhood and from my family to yours, Happy Holidays!

Direct download: HolidayCheer9.mp3
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