Working Mother

Advice to Younger Moms: Really Listen to What Others Are Saying, Be Cautious With Your Time

Corinne Knight

Corinne Knight was always interested in technology and has found success helping tech teams achieve their goals.

Courtesy of Corinne Knight

Editor's Note: This article is part of a series featuring working women who've had a big impact on the tech industry, developed in partnership with multinational tech services company HCL Technologies. Read about other inspiring Red Ladder Honorees.

Corinne Knight, Senior Manager, Disney Studios, UK

Corinne Knight grew up outside of London and was always interested in math and science—way before girls were encouraged to consider technology careers. While still completing her higher education, she became a single parent of a

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Working Mother

Working Mother4 min read
I Was a Disorganized Mess of a Working Mom. Then, I Started Using That to My Advantage
Me and my daughter Susie. Courtesy I did almost everything wrong as a working mother. This mother-plus-job thing was NOT for me. It was for all those other working mothers. It was for mothers who were organized and kept lists and were hyper-disciplin
Working Mother3 min read
Working Mom's Treasure Hunt Trick for Easing Business Travel Guilt is Pure Genius
Carol with her three children when they were younger Courtesy During most of my time at Alberto Culver, a large beauty and lifestyle product conglomerate, I was raising three kids as I rose through the ranks, eventually becoming executive chair. I ha
Working Mother2 min read
My Sick Baby Proved That Backup Childcare is the Perk Working Moms Really Need
Some companies have nurses who can care for your sick children while you work. Photo: iStock Barely one month of daycare had passed before my baby, Zachary, developed a fever that would keep him out of the center. As these things always do, his sickn