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Episode Info: “What we really need to be thinking is that women have changed as much as they can. It is time for workplaces to change. It’s time for policies to change. And, it’s time for men to change.” - Brigid SchulteIn this episode, Gloria welcomes to the show Director of the Better Life Lab at New America and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Brigid Schulte, and co-founder and CEO of Kinside, Shadiah Sigala to talk about the topic of how working mothers can succeed in the workplace and at home. Brigid and Shadiah share their experiences as mothers in the workplace.They answer audience questions on pregnancy discrimination, the superhero myth, and the double standard that working mothers face. Gloria salutes all working parents, especially single mothers, and argues that we should all put parenthood on our resumes in order to highlight the emotional intelligence and other skills that accompany being a parent. Finally, Brigid and Shadiah share specific strategies and resources for women who want to build a career, earn a fair and competitive wage, and balance a family.  The included interview first aired live on YouTube during Take The Lead’s Virtual Happy Hour. Watch the video here: Take The Lead Women podcast is brought to you by Michael Stars, my favorite go-to site for stylish casual wear. Once I put on one of their yummy soft t-shirts, I don’t want to take it off! I especially love to shop there because Michael Stars CEO Suzanne Lerner leads the company’s philanthropy to support social justice causes like the Ms. Foundation, A Call To Men, and, of course, Take The Lead! Go to to see their irresistible clothing and use the promo code ‘LEAD10’ to receive 10% off just for Take The Lead listeners. Sign up here for the Take The Lead newsletter: more about Take The Lead’s Leadership Tools here: Resources and LinksGloria Feldt’s Website – Feldt’s Twitter – @GloriaFeldt Gloria Feldt’s Instagram – @gloriafeldt The Lead Website – The Lead Twitter – @takeleadwomen The Lead Facebook – The Lead LinkedIn – The Lead on Mighty Bell –’s Twitter – @BrigidSchulte Brigid’s Facebook –’s LinkedIn –’s Websites – Better Life Lab Website – Better Life Lab P...
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