Redefining Motherhood: Matrescence and Debunking the Myth of the Perfect Mother — Episode #110 With Dr. Alexandra Sacks

Redefining Motherhood: Matrescence and Debunking the Myth of the Perfect Mother — Episode #110 With Dr. Alexandra Sacks

In our culture, mothers are divided into two camps: the “Perfect Mothers” and the “Bad Moms.” This false dichotomy robs women of a shared language to speak about motherhood as it really is: an expansive, grey emotional zone of swirling, conflicting feelings. Dr. Alexandra Sacks guides us a through a new way of looking at motherhood through the lens of “matresence” — or the natural psychological experience that is the identity transition into motherhood.

Great Companies Are Not Going to Be Built Because We Are Too Busy Apologizing Graciously to Each Other

Great Companies Are Not Going to Be Built Because We Are Too Busy Apologizing Graciously to Each Other

I think a lot about the phrase “Kill Your Darlings,”an expression for writers who are in the writing room, having to sob and wring their hands and kill the good ideas in pursuit of the really great—even excellent—ideas. In business, we have to do this all the time. But I think there’s a piece missing, especially for women business owners, and we’re not talking about it.

Oh My Word, My BRAIN. Where Did It Go?

Oh My Word, My BRAIN. Where Did It Go?

It was just a quick question. I was washing dishes and saw a note come in on my phone, but my fingers were wet and I couldn’t reply. “Hey Sarah,” My friend asked. “What’s the name of the tool you use to create those Instagram graphics...