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Katharine L’Heureux/Motherhood

Founder & CEO, Kahina Giving Beauty

A: I have three kids, ages 7, 15 and 17.  Each of them requires my attention and focus in different ways.  My office is currently the dining room table in my ...

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Albertina (Mama) Zuma/Motherhood

Community Leader, Zimele Community

A: I have five children in total but two have mental conditions. Prior to having them in my life, I lived for the moment and did not think thoroughly about the ...

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Cheryl Callan/Motherhood

CMO, Weight Watchers International

A: One of the great things about motherhood (at least for me) is that it forces you to put some balance back in your life. I am always aware of the ...

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Diana Propper de Callejon/Motherhood

General Partner, Expansion Capital Partners

A: I am blessed to have two young boys, ages 8 and 5. Having children changed my life in some very fundamental and profound ways. First, I am no longer living ...

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Nancy Lublin/Motherhood

CEO, DoSomething.org

A: I’ve learned a ton from being a mom and it has made me a better listener, manager, planner, etc. But I think the one thing I’ve gained is humility. Nothing ...

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Jacquelyn Zehner/Motherhood

CEO, Women Moving Millions

A: Being a parent is hard work. Did you know that? Very hard. More than anything else, having children has taught me to put other’s needs ahead of my own. It ...

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