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Mika’s Choice

The cost of careerism for a shot of ‘Morning Joe.'

Feb 8, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 20 • By SABRINA L. SCHAEFFER
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Brzezinski had an opportunity to offer something original to this ongoing conversation, something that might even offend both men and women: Sometimes women are going to place their careers way above their families, and in the end, they’re going to be satisfied with their decision. Readers might have chastised her selfishness and called her nasty names, but she would have shown honestly that the work/life scale doesn’t always balance out.

 

Sabrina L. Schaeffer is managing partner of Evolving Strategies and a visiting fellow with the Independent Women’s Forum. 


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