Sloan Network Archive Blog

The Three Faces of Work-Family Conflict
March 21, 2011
Joan C. Williams is the Founding Director of the Center for WorkLife Law. She has played a central role in reshaping the debates over gender, class, and work-family issues for the quarter century. The culmination of this work is her newest book  Reshaping the Work-Family Debate: Why Men and Class Matter (Harvard, 2010).
What's New in Work and Family
March 18, 2011
New, free work and family content online: Australian Law Reform Commission: Family Violence and Commonwealth Laws - Employment and Superannuation Law The Boston Globe: The Bad Mother Complex Business Spectator:
First Conference of the new Work and Family Researchers Network
March 16, 2011
As many of you know, the Sloan Network is transitioning to the new Work and Family Researchers Network .  One of our first steps in the transition is the launch of an interim website. You may have already noticed a slight change to our name.
What’s Next in Flex?
March 14, 2011
Kyra Cavanaugh is president and founder of Life Meets Work, where she works with organizations to start (or often revitalize) workplace flexiblity programs.
What's New in Work and Family
March 11, 2011
New, free work and family content online: March 8th marked the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day!
Walking the Talk: Creating a Culture of Flexibility
March 9, 2011
Contributed by Dina Bakst, Co-Founder & Co-President of A Better Balance:  The Work & Family Legal Center.This post was originally posted on the Corporate Voices for Working Families Blog – 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. U.S.
Keeping Women in Science on a Tenure Track
March 7, 2011
Steven Greenhouse writes about labor and workplace issues for The New York Times. This blog was originally posted on The New York Times Economix Blog - all rights reserved.
What's New in Work and Family
March 4, 2011
New, free work and family content online: BNET: Who Gives a Hoot about the Gen Y? BizLex: Workplace Flexibility Gets a Little Blue Around the Collar Fox Business: Generation Me and the Workplace Huffington Post: Rex Flexibility:
Telecommuting: It's about time and place...
March 2, 2011
Mindy Fried is the Co-Principal, Arbor Consulting Partners. This blog was originally posted on Mindy’s blog “Mindy’s Muses.” Please note that the views of our guest bloggers do not necessarily reflect the views of the Sloan Network. I just wrote the following piece for WorkplaceFlexibility.com.au, based in Australia.
The Value of Multi-Generational Workplaces
February 28, 2011
Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, PhD is Director of The Sloan Center on Aging & Work at Boston College. She is an Associate Professor at the Boston College Graduate School of Social Work and also holds appointments at the Boston College Carroll School of Management as well as the Middlesex University Business School in London. Dr.