The owner of a Chicago-based consulting and research firm, Arin Reeves has a law degree, a doctorate in sociology and a client list that includes Fortune 500 companies.
But that wasn't what an interviewer decided to focus on when considering her firm for a big project.
"Are you nervous about your brain?" the man asked Reeves, who was six months pregnant at the time. "Every time my wife has a child, I swear she's gotten 10 percent dumber."
The bias against moms in the workplace doesn't get as much attention as...