Marlene is the Board Vice President of the Women's Business Incubator, a Seattle nonprofit dedicated to helping women succeed in their careers and family choices. Pre-kids, Marlene's work experience was in sports marketing and branded merchandise, but now she's building her freelance marketing business after being at home raising her two wonderful boys. Marlene lives in Seattle with her husband and two boys and is inspired daily by the amazing women she meets on the playgrounds or in meetings who run their homes and businesses like complete bosses.
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December 13, 2016
Childcare. It’s a topic that is always top of mind for mothers as we want someone to care for our kids like we do. Our questions and concerns never ease up and finding quality, affordable childcare is one of the biggest struggles today for families. It’s a logistical and emotional rollercoaster to find the right care for young children and the burden of this falls typically falls on mothers. I myself have struggled with the childcare issue and it was one of the reasons why I didn’t return back to full-time corporate work after having my first son in 2009. Having been a recent transplant to...