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Harvard Business Review

The Comprehensive Case for Investing More VC Money in Women-Led Startups

September 18, 2017
Huffington Post

Survey Reveals Impressive Profile of Today’s Babysitters

September 8, 2017
San Francisco Chronicle

When a gig economy company folds, workers can be left holding the bag

August 24, 2017
SheKnows

25 Apps for Busy Moms — Because a Little Tech Can Go a Long Way

August 8, 2017
Financial Times

Parents’ tech start-up helpers

July 31, 2017
Huffington Post

The Right—and Wrong—Way to Interview a Nanny

July 28, 2017
NBC Charlotte

Finding a babysitter you trust, there is an app for that

July 12, 2017
Feedspot

Top 25 Babysitter Blogs and Websites for Babysitters and Parents

July 4, 2017
CBS MoneyWatch

The gig economy is a boon for boomer retirees

July 3, 2017
Working Mother

The 25 Best Apps for Working Moms

June 19, 2017
TechCrunch

Aspect Ventures is raising its second fund

June 19, 2017
GradUAgent

Six Summer Startup Ideas

June 16, 2017
App Informers

Best Apps for Finding a Babysitter in 2017 – Babysitting & Childcare

June 11, 2017
Startups #NoFilter

Uber for Babysitting & Child Care – On Demand Apps

June 10, 2017
The Strategist

What to Get a (Stressed-out and Underslept) New Mom

June 9, 2017
DailyWorth

4 Money-Saving Apps for Moms

June 7, 2017
Huffington Post

Expert Tips for Entertaining Kids on Rainy Days

June 6, 2017
Women For Hire

Summer Jobs

June 6, 2017
CBS SF Bay Area

New Bay Area Venture Fund Formed To Help Women Entrepreneurs

June 6, 2017
Credit Donkey

Best in Parenting 2017: Top Family Resources

June 5, 2017
UserSnap

An Interview with Meagen Eisenberg

May 31, 2017
The Bump

Moms Movers + Makers

May 11, 2017
The Bump

Lynn Perkins: UrbanSitter Founder & CEO

May 11, 2017
Forbes

Mothers of Invention

May 11, 2017
Forbes

UrbanSitter Founder Proves That Even In Silicon Valley You Can Combine Motherhood And High Growth

May 11, 2017
Steve Harvey TV

The Mother’s Day Gift-Giving Guide

May 9, 2017
News 2

How parents can better prepare for skyrocketing childcare costs

May 9, 2017
BabyCenter

Here’s what 25 moms really want for Mother’s Day

May 8, 2017
Skift

Travel Startup Ideas Guaranteed to Be Unicorns — Or Maybe Not

May 8, 2017
The Denver Channel

It's a real struggle to find affordable childcare in Colorado

May 5, 2017
San Francisco Chronicle

Meet the venture capitalist who funds female tech entrepreneurs

May 4, 2017
Diversity Woman

Lynn Perkins: The Mommy Entreprenuer

May 1, 2017
Frobes

Startup Founders On Their Best Time Management Advice

May 1, 2017
The New York Times

5 Tips for Finding Child Care for Your Next Vacation

April 26, 2017
Huffington Post

Tips for Creating the Ultimate Babysitter Checklist

April 21, 2017
Forbes

Bumble Founder Whitney Wolfe Talks Scaling Her Company With Values Intact

April 18, 2017
Strategy+Business

HR’s New Challenge: Whole-Family Care

April 17, 2017
Adore Them

WHAT TO ASK YOURSELF WHEN HIRING A BABYSITTER

April 4, 2017
USA News

5 Easy Ways To Make Fast Cash

March 27, 2017
Yahoo! Finance

5 Easy Ways To Make Fast Cash

March 27, 2017
Bellevue Patch

6 Local Summer Camps Hiring Counselors Now

March 27, 2017
The Idea Forge

This CEO is Helping Parents Invest in Meaningful Experiences for Their Kids

March 23, 2017
Minnesota New Country

You Won’t Believe How Much [Little] I Got Paid for Babysitting

March 23, 2017
Mix 94.9 FM

How Much Does The Average Babysitter Make an Hour?

March 22, 2017
103.3 The Vibe

Babysitters Now Cost an Average of $15-an-Hour

March 22, 2017
KHAK

The Average Cost of a Babysitter in 2017 is Really High

March 22, 2017
CBS

The Cost For Babysitting

March 22, 2017
Almost Millions

Independent Contractor Advice From SXSW

March 21, 2017
The Huffington Post

How Much Does it Cost to Pay a Babysitter in 2017?

March 21, 2017
NewsOne

5 Tips To Start Saving Now For Summer Vacation

March 17, 2017
Our Family Magazine

You Won’t Believe How Much the Average U.S. Parent Is Paying for a Babysitter

March 17, 2017
Austin360

Need a babysitter in a hurry? UrbanSitter app connects you with Austin sitters

March 16, 2017
Forbes

UrbanSitter CEO Lynn Perkins: Here's Advice To Women Founders Pitching Male Investors

March 16, 2017
My Statesman

Need a babysitter in a hurry? UrbanSitter app connects you with Austin sitters

March 16, 2017
StartUp News Land

Advice To Women Founders When Pitching To Male VCs

March 16, 2017
The Doctors

Find the Best Apps for Busy Moms

March 14, 2017
News World

Here's what you'll pay for a babysitter in nine of the most expensive cities in the US

March 10, 2017
Cool Mom Picks

Are you paying your babysitter enough? 9 surprising stats about childcare.

March 9, 2017
Business Insider

Here's what you'll pay for a babysitter in nine of the most expensive cities in the US

March 9, 2017
Paste

An Interview with Lynn Perkins, CEO of UrbanSitter, on Connecting Qualified Babysitters with Parents

March 9, 2017
GIST Partner

Here's what you'll pay for a babysitter in nine of the most expensive cities in the US

March 9, 2017
Brocker.Org

This is what you may spend for a babysitter in 9 of the most high priced towns in the US

March 9, 2017
365 Atlanta Family

Dozens Of Easy Tips To Help You Find The Perfect Babysitter

March 3, 2017
San Francisco Examiner

Babysitters earn more in SF than anywhere else in the nation, states new report

March 2, 2017
The Wall Street Journal

Fundraising as the Female Founder of a Startup

February 20, 2017
Mother

Cool (& Mostly Free) Apps For Moms

February 2, 2017
Moms With Tots

Must Have Delivery & Service Apps

January 31, 2017
Wise Bread

8 Creative Ways to Make Money on Super Bowl Sunday

January 25, 2017
The Huffington Post

How to Take Back Date Night

January 23, 2017
Mic

10 ways to make money in less than 30 minutes

January 18, 2017
The Mogul Mom

Top 10 Digital Tools for Mompreneurs

January 17, 2017
So Money

Episode 516: Lynn Perkins

January 6, 2017
Macaroni Kid

Learn More About the 2016 Gold Daisy Winners

January 5, 2017
Real Simple

9 Simple Steps to Getting Out of Debt In 2017

January 1, 2017

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