Macho Mamas

6th September 2012

Macho Mamas

Panel Discussion with Nicole Althaus

Nicole Althaus

Join an inspiring interview and panel discussion with Nicole Althaus – acclaimed co-author of bestselling book “Macho-Mamas”, Swiss female journalist of the year, star blogger and current editor-in-chief of Swiss parenting magazine “wir eltern”. (*”Macho-Mamas” by Nicole Althaus and Michèle Binswanger, Nagel & Kimche, CHF 25.90)


Nicole will talk about being a working mother in Switzerland, obstacles in the working world, solutions for being more demanding and less reluctant in the female work force, as well as pursuing a challenging career and reducing “stepping-back”.

Panel Discussion:

  • Why is the current image of “the mother” even relevant for women without children?
  • How do women focus on career despite constant sleep deprivation?
  • Is part-time work really the only option?
  • Should a women have to play a macho game in order to succeed?