Today’s episode is the third in our interview series giving you examples of real working women you can relate to and how they’ve been able to make things work.
In this episode, we’re talking to Melissa Conforto, Director Client Services at Leflein Associates Market Research. She gives us some tips on why working moms don’t need to apologize, how to handle social media, and finding the right job and culture. We also talk about whether leaning in is the answer when you have kids and a career.
This episode is for you if you’re a working mom and want to feel confident for your contribution at work.
BACKGROUND ON MELISSA
Researcher by day, Answerer of a 1,000 “WHYs” by night. Melissa is a director at a market research firm helping her media clients navigate the complicated entertainment and tech landscape. She is living her best Joanna Gaines inspired life in the NJ burbs with her handsome husband Mike and their two adorable and curious toddlers Miles (3) and Ellie (almost 2). Melissa loves all things food, and is determined to make her way through her restaurant bucket list.
TAKE IT OFFLINE
- Stop apologizing for being a working mom.
- Be persistent in pursuing potential job opportunities.
- Be mindful that social media is only everyone’s highlights.
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