Women

Early Care & Education Research & Policy Positions Open

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Job Opportunity
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Early Care & Education Research & Policy Positions Open
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Center for the Study of Child Care Employment, UC-Berkeley
Name/Organization of Person Posting (optional): 
Caitlin McLean

The Center for the Study of Child Care Employment at the University of California, Berkeley is currently recruiting for three positions:

Blau & Winkler, The Economics of Women, Men, and Work, 8th edition, from Oxford Univ Press

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Book
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Blau & Winkler, The Economics of Women, Men, and Work, 8th edition, from Oxford Univ Press
Source: 
Oxford University Press website
Name/Organization of Person Posting (optional): 
Anne Winkler, UMSL

The 8th edition of The Economics of Women, Men, and Work (Oxford University Press) by Francine D. Blau and Anne E. Winkler is coming out in July 2017.   

Erin Bagwell, Director of Inspirational Film "Dream, Girl"

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Interview
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Erin Bagwell, Director of Inspirational Film "Dream, Girl"
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Work and Life Podcast

Video: Whole Life Leaders—How Love and Play Improve the Way We Work

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Blog
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Video: Whole Life Leaders—How Love and Play Improve the Way We Work
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1 Million for Work Flexibility

ICYMI: On April 13, 1 Million for Work Flexibility teamed up with our supporter ThirdPath Institute to co-host a special “Thursdays with ThirdPath” event focused on redefining the rules of work and family. Watch the recording, featuring Jessica DeGroot, Lotte Bailyn, and Joyce Fletcher, here. 

Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?

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News Article
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Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?
Source: 
The Atlantic
Name/Organization of Person Posting (optional): 
Judi C Casey

Tech companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars to improve conditions for female employees. Here's why not much has changed--and what might actually work.

Research Explainer: “Telecommuting and Earnings Trajectories Among American Women and Men 1989–2008”

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Blog
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Research Explainer: “Telecommuting and Earnings Trajectories Among American Women and Men 1989–2008”
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1 Million for Work Flexibility

A new study shows that the majority of telecommuting takes place after hours and on weekends, without a correlated increase in earnings.

10 Major Ways Acupuncture Supports Women's Health

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Blog
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10 Major Ways Acupuncture Supports Women's Health
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Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

It's 2017! Here's What Employees Still Need

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Blog
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It's 2017! Here's What Employees Still Need
Source: 
Medium.com
Name/Organization of Person Posting (optional): 
Robin Hardman

This week, like many of us, I’m thinking ahead. I’m not much of a believer in New Year’s resolutions, and, in any case, the kinds of things I’m thinking about aren’t in my (sole) power to bring about, so these are more along the lines of wishful thinking. Let’s say they might be what I’d be dreaming of if I were just now blowing out the candles on a birthday cake for the nation:

Spotlight on A Better Balance

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Blog
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Spotlight on A Better Balance
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1 Million for Work Flexibility

What Makes a Company One of the "Best"

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Blog
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What Makes a Company One of the "Best"
Source: 
Robin Hardman Communications Blog (also on Huffington Post)

Working Mother Media has published some numbers that provide a fascinating comparison between those companies on the most recent  (2016) “100 Best Companies

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