Back to Best for Parents
The pandemic changed everything, including how we juggle work and parenting.
That’s why SAP, TIME for Kids, and The Female Founder Collective have joined
forces to help parents chart a new course as we emerge from the pandemic
We get it, you need help
Back to Best for Parents provides special offers, resources, and content to make life easier for parents trying to juggle it all in the tough times of COVID-19.
These articles, podcasts, and videos offer honest perspectives, useful parenting hacks, and laughs to help get you back above water and at your best.
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Help your struggle with the juggle
You need help keeping all the balls in the air. In partnership with Female Founder Collective, we are pleased to share these companies who can help manage the juggle across parenting, home, learning, time management, career, and wellness. Each has a free trial or discount –because who doesn’t love to get a bargain and support a female-owned business at the same time?
Take care of yourself and your career while taking care of everyone and everything.
Barre3 is a full-body, balanced workout combining strength conditioning, cardio and mindfulness. With a functional-fitness approach and modifications for every move, the workout is designed to help people feel balanced in body and empowered from within.
The FORWARD_Space Virtual Hub is a portal to the precise and explosive FS experience. We offer dynamic dance-based sweat sessions with athletic components for all levels.
Your workout time crunch, solved. Stay fit—on your schedule—with 28-minute classes that will get you fast results. With 22 live classes daily, plus more than 5,000 on-demand workouts, obé has unmatched variety. (Oh, and prenatal and postnatal classes? We've got you covered!)
Diets don't work—experts do. Wellory is the anti-diet app delivering one-to-one personal nutrition coaching to help you create a healthier relationship with food. Team up with your nutrition expert today.
HeyMama provides working mothers with connections and resources to advance their careers and support their lives. Our mission is to push for systemic change to benefit current and future generations of women, and to redefine the way working mothers are both valued and stigmatized.
The Mom Project is rewriting the narrative for working parents. It's a platform that connects professionally accomplished women, moms and caregivers with curated job opportunities at world-class companies, offering a supportive community to help working mothers when they need it most.
The Second Shift is a platform that connects our business partners with the leading network of women working independently. We are designed to help businesses find the talent and skills they need, when they need them.
Mother Honestly is where modern mothers build better careers and happier homes. Through content, digital activations and offline experiences, women connect with experts, thought leaders, and other women in similar life stages as themselves. Mother Honestly provides resources to support the modern working mother.
Wolf+Friends is the award-winning community network that brings together parents and providers of children with special needs on one social platform. Caretakers access a community where they can share valuable information and connect with like-minded parents and experts locally and around the world.
Keep the kids thriving… and busy.
BümoBrain was created by Chriselle Lim and Joan Nguyen to make quality early childhood education more accessible. The curriculum at BümoBrain is mindful of creating content in real settings and environments, and most importantly, unplugged activities and play-based learning. From the learning program to live online classes, there are endless options for little ones to grow, play and learn!
Caribu, Apple’s Best App for Connecting Families in 2020, allows extended family and trusted caregivers to play games, read and draw with the little ones in an interactive video call. WFH parents relied on Caribu this year to keep their kids entertained, educated and engaged.
Dash Camp is a revolutionary edutainment experience for children ages 6 to 11. Enter a live, immersive world of fun — everything from hands-on experiments inspired by Bill Nye the Science Guy to physical activities that get kids moving. Working parents enjoy uninterrupted time to accomplish their own tasks.
Home Day Hero is committed to building strong foundations for young children through supporting adults and empowering children. We aim to enhance lives of families through thoughtful, meaningful support, and to provide resources that guide parents and caregivers in furthering their children’s success at home and at school.
Using only all-natural, nontoxic ingredients and color from plant-based sources, The Dough Project creates a world of kid-powered play with jars of fresh playdough and DIY mixes that come packed with everything you need to make your own playdough at home.
Join The Wonder for magical kids classes that stoke curiosity, and teach social-emotional principles like empathy and kindness. You know, all the things that make those wonderful kids of yours more wonderful. Originally a members space for families in NYC, The Wonder now offers online learning experiences as well.
After wrestling with their own struggles, cofounders Becky Miller and Susan Blinn launched Tinyhood, a curated collection of online classes to support new parents. Certified leading experts cover everything from CPR to breastfeeding. Parenting doesn't come with a manual, but Tinyhood is pretty close.
Get it done and solve the eternal question of “what’s for dinner?”
Fair Play is a time- and anxiety-saving system that offers couples a completely new way to divvy up domestic responsibilities. With four easy-to-follow rules, 100 household tasks and a figurative card game you play with your partner, Fair Play helps you prioritize what’s important to your family.
Squared Away is a team of fully remote chief executive assistants, predominantly military spouses and veterans. From executive support to household help, they’re the perfect solution for any challenge, with the know-how to keep your business, home and life running smoothly (and your sanity intact).
One Potato is an organic meal kit delivery service focused on feeding the entire family. Its boxes feature semi-chopped and prepared ingredients along with simple instructions and a design that encourages kids to actually help with dinner.
Splendid Spoon is in the business of preventive care through food. Your refrigerator really is the best medicine cabinet. Meals created by professional chefs and nutritionists are always vegan, gluten-free, non-GMO, ready-made and delivered to your door.
Getting young, picky eaters to enjoy healthy meals is a challenge for any parent. Yumble delivers perfectly packaged, delicious and nutritious meals ready to heat and eat—taking the pressure off busy parents to plan, prep and cook, and eliminating the frustration of finding foods kids will enjoy.
Companies need to do more to support working parents who face unprecedented pressures that impact their work and personal lives because of COVID-19.
The SAP Guide to Creating a Healthy and Positive Work Experience is a collection of resources for leaders and employees to ensure employees have the emotional and mental health support to navigate the constant change and disruption that will define our future.
The SAP Guide to Leading with Agility Resilience and a Growth Mindset is a collective of resources for leaders and employees to help navigate change and succeed.
Employees are counting on their employers more than ever before. Whether it’s helping with flexible and secure processes to re-open facilities or transitioning and maintaining new ways of remote working, SAP and its partners are in this together with you to get you back to best.