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Surprise: Moms not opting out of jobs

October 1, 2009

Census researchers have debunked the common perception that rising numbers of the most accomplished mothers in the work place are opting out for full-time family life.

The reality is that very few highly educated women are leaving their jobs. Here’s the Washington Post’s take on the story.

Are you surprised? Did you ever actually know of many women fitting the description who left their high-powered jobs?

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