By Daisy Wademan Dowling, originally posted on Harvard Business Review.

“Ask for a flexible schedule — it’s the only way to balance work and family.”
“Think hard about part-time. You’ll end up working on your days off anyway — for less money.”
“Back in ’86, when my first daughter was born, I learned to completely check out on evenings and weekends.”
“Hire more help!”
“It only gets harder as they get older.”

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