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Monday, September 26, 2011 - 09:04

"Occasionally I hear someone opine that work-life is "soft." I've never understood what that means since there is no other people strategy that has generated more hard data to support its contribution to business success. It doesn't match reality on the front lines of practice either. If you want to see a grown man quiver, challenge a new father to defy convention and ask his boss for the weeks of family leave for which the policy manual specifies he is entitled.

Sunday, September 25, 2011 - 12:40

Exciting news!  We are pleased to announce the launch of Stage One of the new Work and Family Researchers Network (WFRN) website.  The new WFRN (formerly the Sloan Work and Family Research Network), was formed in response to the need for an international membership association of interdisciplinary work and family researchers and scholars.

Friday, September 23, 2011 - 10:00

"Story from Here and Now. Listen to audio for full report.

 

Friday, September 23, 2011 - 09:25

"When the term Gen X first emerged (thanks, Douglas Coupland) its members were characterized as slackers moaning about their McJobs.

Friday, September 23, 2011 - 09:12

"In a rapidly changing marketplace, three questions could have significant implications for employers.

Friday, September 23, 2011 - 08:58

"A year ago I contributed to The Huffington Post's 2010 National Work and Family Month blogfest with a piece called " Read More

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 11:48

"What if you never find that special someone? As teleworkers, we can always get a cat. Sure you get to slash your commuting cost, cut your stress, reduce your carbon footprint, and turbo charge your productivity - allowing you to get that next promotion. But, is it really worth it if you end up a telework lonely heart? As we enter National Work and Family Month, wouldn't it be ironic if your work habits got in the way of your ability to have a family?"

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 11:37

By Elizabeth Bales Frank

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 10:28

by Cali Williams Yost "While I fumbled and stumbled my way to creating a business that 'fit' my unique professional and personal goals, the good news is that you don’t have to follow a path of trial and error.

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 10:02

Weekly update on progress and activity at Corporate Voices, as well as links to other work and family news.