We get asked all the time, "Why would a talented, proven professional "give up" their career to work part-time?" The answer lies in the the question: "What is the motivator?" Firstly, no one is giving up their career. Secondly, a flexible work schedule does not always mean you are just working part-time; it simply means, you enjoy a better work-life balance. As the study shows in the article below, women are motivated more by flexibility in their workstyle than the size of the paycheck. What motivates you?