Dawn Dugan specializes in writing books, articles, white papers, reports and special communications for the human resources industry. She is the co-author of Effective Executive Compensation, which was published by AMACOM in 2008. Read more...
Lesson Learned: You can have it all.
Not only is Rampone a world-class athlete, she is also the mother to Rylie, 6, and Reece, 2. Despite a tough training regimen and more than 200 days on the road in 2012, Rampone, with the help of her husband, somehow managed to balance being an athlete, teammate, mother, wife, and leader—and did so gracefully.
So if you’re wondering whether that big promotion will wreak havoc on your home life, carefully consider your support system before you decide not to go for it. You may be capable of more than you think.