While many a modern mom has been experiencing this concept in one way or another for quite some time, the topic as a major trend has just recently hit the news. Marissa Mayer, recently named chief of Yahoo, has become a symbol for this new way of thinking. Right after she started work, she said that her maternity leave would be short and that she would work through it.
It was… and she did! After her baby was born last October, many more moms followed suit in their own ways for their own reasons.