* 1. There is so much discussion about the fact that not enough women are at the top of companies and government. 9 Lives for Women is surveying mothers about their personal ambitions today and when they first finished their educations.

* 2. Since you became a mother, what kind of work has become your ideal?

* 3. If you have taken a hiatus from the paid workforce, what was the reason and what is the longest amount of time you were out? Please check all that apply to you.

* 4. When you left the paid workforce, what were your plans to return?

* 5. When you chose and attended colleges and, if applicable, graduate schools--what was your greatest objective?

* 6. Which life "you never knows" have you experienced personally? Please check all that apply.

* 7. If you have daughters, and they ask you for career advice related to work and family, which answer best matches your likely response?

* 8. Do you currently have a job of any kind (other than caring for children or managing a household) that generates income?

* 9. What is the highest level of education you have completed? In the "other" line please note schools you attended and degrees you received

* 10. What is your age demographic?

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