Do you feel the need to apologize for being a working mom? After listening to this episode, you may change your mind. We’re talking to Melissa Conforto, Director Client Services at Leflein Associates Market Research as part of our working women interview series. She gives us some tips on why working moms don’t need to apologize, how to handle social media, and finding the right job and culture. We also talk about whether leaning in is the answer when you have kids and a career.
This episode is another in our summer series where we will be rebroadcasting episodes you may have missed. We hope you enjoy!
Researcher by day, Answerer of a 1,000 “WHYs” by night. Melissa is a director at a market research firm helping her media clients navigate the complicated entertainment and tech landscape. She is living her best Joanna Gaines inspired life in the NJ burbs with her handsome husband Mike and their two adorable and curious toddlers Miles (3) and Ellie (almost 2). Melissa loves all things food, and is determined to make her way through her restaurant bucket list.
Take a Small Step
- Stop apologizing for being a working mom.
- Be persistent in pursuing potential job opportunities.
- Be mindful that social media is only everyone’s highlights.
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