Huffington Post - All The Ways Women Are Still Pressured To Put Family Before Career.
"I could literally tell my family I’d cured cancer and the conversation would still end with, ‘But are you dating anyone?'"
This happens for a variety of reasons, but societal expectations about the roles of women and men at home are still very much to blame, says Tamara Lashchyk, a Wall Street executive, business coach and author of the book “Lose the Gum: A Survival Guide to Women on Wall Street.”
“No matter how successful she is, the burden of running a household still falls on the woman’s shoulders,” Lashchyk says. “Men get more of a pass when it comes to these duties, especially those that involve children.”
See the entire article here.