When You Go Back to Work: A Primer

The Seattle Times ran an article providing advice to moms who, after being at home with their kids, are re-launching their careers. Some of the advice: Say no often, don't feel guilty about not making "chocolate-chip pancakes on school days," and cut back on volunteering. Catherine Springman, who recently started a part-time job in sales from a home office, said the transition was tricky at first, "I kept looking for a magic formula, but there isn't one."