The Work-Life Equation Episode 23: VP Moms
On this episode of The Work-Life Equation: VP moms. What does it take to rise up the ladder with a family? Helen, Christine, Jessie, and Ilene — four of our awesome Bright Horizons vice presidents — talk very candidly about what’s worked for them, what didn’t, and what they had to let go of to build the career and the family they wanted.
VP Moms: Show Notes
0:40: Lisa introduces our panel of VP moms: Helen, Ilene, Christine, and Jessie.
3:10: The moms say working with a family-friendly company was a key work-life strategy.
3:50: Being unapologetic helps the VP moms be successful...and stay sane.
5:10: Jessie asks the round-table, “Did you have mothers who worked?”
7:11: The moms reflect on how they impact the next generation of working mothers.
10:39: Ilene asks, “what is all?” The moms discuss the age-old concept: “having it all.”
15:05: Being a working mom has positive effects on their kids, our VP moms tell Lisa.
17:55: They all agreed: solid support, and reliable child care, helped them be successful.