Education, Career and Professional Development



Single moms find here advice on handling career, work place relationships, back to school, choosing college, finding financial help. Read about women in the work place, and women owned businesses; learn from their experience, what to avoid when starting your own business. See other moms’ perspective, learn from their experience. Great articles, single working moms - success stories, advice on handling career.

It’s All About Attitude

It's All About Attitude

Melphine Evans’ 15-year-old daughter calls her mom her hero. That’s probably because with all her work responsibilities, this single mom manages to sing songs with her children first thing in the morning and make it to their games later in the day. On the job, as Controller of Centralized Functions at BP’s corporate offices in London, she manages business costs  Read More »

The Best Time to Search for College Scholarships is Now!

Search for College Scholarships is Now

Summer, between your junior and senior year is the best time to search for college scholarships. Senior year is guaranteed to be busy with college applications. If you have a high school senior at home, advise them to take the time now to research and apply for scholarships. You won’t regret it! Here are 7 scholarship search tips I recommend  Read More »

How 9th Grade Geometry Changed My Life

How 9th Grade Geometry Changed My Life

My second semester of Geometry, in 9th grade, was the year I fell in love with math. That semester math just finally clicked for me. I remember truly enjoying using a compass to measure angles and loving my introduction into trigonometry. This was quickly becoming my favorite class. When my family learned about my love of Geometry, they suggested I consider  Read More »

Teaching Assistant Program in France

Teaching in France

Teach English in France! Are you ready to expand your cultural horizons and share your language and culture with French students? The Teaching Assistant Program in France offers you the opportunity to work in France for 7 months, teaching English to French students of all ages. Each year, nearly 1,500 American citizens and permanent residents teach in public schools across  Read More »

Our Families Our Future

Help

Our Families Our Future is a Wyoming non-profit organization that helps low-income single mothers on their path to economic self-sufficiency. Their CLIMB Wyoming programs train and place women in demand occupations and careers that earn livable wages. Almost 40% of single mothers in Wyoming are living at or below the Federal poverty level, but the staff and partners of Our  Read More »

How to Balance Work and Home Life as a Single Parent

How to Balance Work and Home Life as a Single Parent

Whether you are a single parent by choice or circumstance, no doubt exists that you’ll experience some struggles in your life. Balancing your work and home life is tough, and at times, you might feel as though you are failing. However, following these tips will help to get you back on the right track. Money or Enjoyment While you certainly  Read More »