How The Sandwich Generation Is Managing Their Careers

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It's been really hard for me to let go and

It's been really hard for me to let go and leave the baby to go to the office since coming back from maternity leave. However, I know I don't want to quit my job and stay at home. Any advice to make this transition easier?

I'm having trouble focusing on work since coming back from

I'm having trouble focusing on work since coming back from maternity leave. My job is very busy and pre-baby, I couldn't get my work done unless I was 100% focused on the project at hand for the full day. Now my mind wanders to thinking about the baby and everything that needs to get home. How can I manage my full-time job plus my new responsibilities without losing my mind?

Do most women do some work while on leave -

Do most women do some work while on leave - or at least check in with colleagues on what's going on at the office? Or is it better to totally disconnect?

I am about to go out on Maternity Leave and

I am about to go out on Maternity Leave and my boss got a maternity leave cover for me. I know I'm on track to get promoted when I get back from leave. I'm really paranoid that somehow this woman is going to get my new promotion/job instead of me! Anyone else have good or bad experiences with maternity leave cover situations?

Related Community Discussions

It's been really hard for me to let go and

It's been really hard for me to let go and leave the baby to go to the office since coming back from maternity leave. However, I know I don't want to quit my job and stay at home. Any advice to make this transition easier?

I'm having trouble focusing on work since coming back from

I'm having trouble focusing on work since coming back from maternity leave. My job is very busy and pre-baby, I couldn't get my work done unless I was 100% focused on the project at hand for the full day. Now my mind wanders to thinking about the baby and everything that needs to get home. How can I manage my full-time job plus my new responsibilities without losing my mind?

Do most women do some work while on leave -

Do most women do some work while on leave - or at least check in with colleagues on what's going on at the office? Or is it better to totally disconnect?

I am about to go out on Maternity Leave and

I am about to go out on Maternity Leave and my boss got a maternity leave cover for me. I know I'm on track to get promoted when I get back from leave. I'm really paranoid that somehow this woman is going to get my new promotion/job instead of me! Anyone else have good or bad experiences with maternity leave cover situations?

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