Sloan Network Archive Blog

What’s New in Work and Family
May 6, 2011
New, free work and family content online: Ceridian: Suggestions for Supporting an Employee Who Has Suffered the Loss of a Loved One CRS: Federal Employee Benefits and Same-Sex Partnerships The Economist: Parenthood: Modernity and Maternity Fast Company:
Older Workers in a Multigenerational Workforce
May 4, 2011
Barbara S. Hoenig, is a consultant on mature workers and workforce development. Barbara has more than twenty-five years’ experience in the fields of aging, intergenerational and workforce development programs and policies. This blog was originally posted on Corporate Voices for Working Families Blog - all rights reserved.
Generation Z will revolutionize education
May 2, 2011
Penelope Trunk is the founder of three startups—most recently, Brazen Careerist, a career management tool for next-generation professionals. Her career advice appears in more than 200 newspapers. Inc. Magazine called Penelope "the world's most influential guidance counselor. This blog was originally posted on her blog, - all rights reserved.
What's New in Work and Family
April 29, 2011
New, free work and family content online: Calgary Herald: Telecommuting Could Create Savings Worth More Than $53B Corporate Voices: New Workplace Lactation Toolkit to Close Gap in Support for Nursing Mothers Hartford Courant:
Progressive family policies that are close to home...
April 27, 2011
Mindy Fried is the Co-Principal, Arbor Consulting Partners.
Bringing Baby To Work: Can It Work?
April 25, 2011
Mary Jessica Hammes is a writer and mother who has written for such publications as, The Athens Banner-Herald, Georgia Magazine, and Mothering Magazine. She also writes for several blogs, including baby, where this blog was originally posted - all rights reserved.
What's New in Work and Family
April 22, 2011
New, free work and family content online: Ceridian: Navigating Work And Life: Setting Priorities And Making Choices Corporate Voices for Working Families: Workplace Lactation Toolkit CNN: Flexible Jobs = Happy Worker Bees? Fast Company:
Approaching Retirement Age and Still Doing the Work-Life Juggle?
April 20, 2011
Rex Flexibility is a project of This post was originally posted on theThe Huffington Post - all rights reserved. Please note that the views of our guest bloggers do not necessarily reflect the views of the Sloan Work and Family Research Network. We hear a lot about the struggles modern parents face in juggling work and family needs.
The Mother/Scholar and On-Campus Child Care
April 18, 2011
Valerie Young is the Advocacy Coordinator of the National Association of Mothers' Centers' initiative, MOTHERS (Mothers Ought To Have Equal Rights).
What's New in Work and Family
April 15, 2011
New, free work and family content online: AOL: Military Families Week Christian Science Monitor: Opinion: Forgotten Underclass: Part-Time Workers The Globe and Mail: Quebec 'Certifies' Firms for Work-Life Balance Harvard Busi