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A Profile of Young Workers (16-26) in Low-Income Families
ProfileOfYoungWorkers
Young employees from low-income families are more likely than those from higher-income families to do less well across a number…
Overwork in America: When the Way We Work Becomes Too Much
OverWorkInAmerica
This nationally representative study, released in 2005, looks at changes in the way Americans work and live. The study finds…
The 2012 Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work “Work”
Co-published by Families and Work Institute and The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). This guide contains 262 profiles from…
The 2011 Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work “Work”
Co-published by Families and Work Institute and The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). This guide contains 425 profiles from…
The 2009 Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work “Work”
This guide highlights best practices by the winners of the 2008 Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility. This…
Leaders in a Global Economy: A Study of Executive Women and Men
GlobalLeadersFullStudy
The Leaders in a Global Economy project grew out of the concerns of a group of companies. These companies had…
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