The working mom and business owner life is hard! Managing your family, work and your dreams is not for the faint at heart. It can be exhausting, discouraging, and sometimes lonely. However, the reward is often worth the sacrifice.
When you get into a rhythm and find a way to feel fulfilled and content not only as a mother but a woman also; that is a phenomenal feeling.
However, you can’t build your dream off of someone else’s blueprint. You have to find what works for you in life and go for it.
In this episode rewind, I sat down with Ingrid Read, Founder/CEO of Working MomKind to discuss life as a working mom as well as the reasons she started the Working MomKind community, not only for herself but moms just like her. Ingrid and I discussed the importance of documenting the motherhood experience, how empowering moms needs to be an everyday activity as well as what it takes to thrive as a working mom.
- The ever-evolving role of mothers
- The importance of finding a community to support you as a mother
- How to navigate the many roles in your life
- The importance of finding your own lane and doing what works for you
Ingrid Read is mom to a very energetic toddler boy, a career professional, and the Founder of Working Momkind, a community on a mission to empower, showcase, and support the hard work and talents of moms around the world.
Her passion for empowering moms came right after the birth of her son, when she realized the importance of community within motherhood and set off to build it. Today, Working Momkind helps over 150,000 moms every day with advice, support, community, and inspiration, as they navigate motherhood as well as their personal and professional aspirations.
With a B.A from Texas A&M University, Ingrid now resides in the New York Metropolitan area with her husband and son. Combining her professional experience and entrepreneurial spirit, Ingrid is working to expand Working Momkind’s reach across the globe.
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