Holly Caplan is an award-winning manager and author of Surviving the D**k Clique: A
Girl’s Guide to Surviving the Male Dominated Corporate World. For more information,
please visit, www.hollycaplan.com.
Articles by Holly Caplan
One tough mother: How being a mom can boost your job performance
Becoming a mother made me better at my job and career. It made me more assertive and decisive. It made me more strategic and thoughtful in my work. You are forced to improve these skill sets and begin functioning at a higher level previous to children.