How Who You Marry Determines Your Career Outcome

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[Editor's Note: Who (and If) you marry can determine your career outcome. No matter how progressive thinking you may be, this fact still holds true today. At least according to Sheryl Sandberg, CEO of Facebook and the author of this post. -Paula G

...until we can get men on the same page as women on household responsibilities and duties, not much will change on the homefront. Women need a support system at home to give them the freedom to focus on the important things like building relationships with their children, networking, traveling, and taking some personal time for rejuvenation. Most women do not have this luxury and thus their career suffers.

Sheryl Sandberg

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