Divine Powers Not Needed for Telework
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It’s not every day a Pope visits the United States, but this recent papal visit showed how critical it is…
Work-Life Innovators to Be Honored
More than a decade has passed since Families and Work Institute began honoring the work-life luminaries who created the work-life…
#RethinkLeadership: Why Can’t Leaders Be Lead Parents?
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Three years ago, Anne-Marie Slaughter’s Atlantic story titled Why Women Still Can’t Have It All sparked a national work-life debate. Slaughter, who…
Even the Pope Supports Effective Work
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On the heels of the much-touted Pope Francis visit, it got me thinking about what he must think about the…
Work-Life Policies Payoff Isn’t Overnight
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Many employers have a false perception that implementing work-life policies will translate into profits overnight. But that’s not how it works,…
#RethinkLeadership: Myths about Leadership Behavior
Key Speakers At The Bloomberg Tech Conference
It’s work-life déjà vu all over again. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is having another baby. Well, this time, she’s having twins, and, yet…
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    Families and Work Institute launches Work-Life Book Reviews.

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