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These Are the New Rules of Work

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These Are the New Rules of Work
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Fast Company
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Judi C Casey

Forget everything you've always known about work.  The rules have changed.

How Some Men Fake an 80-Hour Workweek, and Why It Matters

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How Some Men Fake an 80-Hour Workweek, and Why It Matters
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New York Times
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Judi C Casey

"...Except for one dirty little secret: Some of the people ostensibly turning in those 80- or 90-hour workweeks, particularly men, may just be faking it."

Exhaustion is Not a Status Symbol

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Exhaustion is Not a Status Symbol
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Washington Post
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Judi Casey

"You have a quote in your book, “One of the most universal numbing strategies is what I call ‘crazy-busy.’” Elaborate on this concept."

Better Leader, Richer Life - A "Coursera" Course Launching Today

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Announcement
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Better Leader, Richer Life - A "Coursera" Course Launching Today
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Penn's Open Learning Initiative
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Kay Dowgun

Wharton Professor Stew Friedman teaches this online course on "Better Leader, Richer Life," in Penn's Open Learning Initiative.   The course, which willl run from February 8 through April 23, 2015, was the second-highest rated MOOC offering at Penn last year and has been endorsed by Poets and Quants.

The Role of Fathers in Child Outcomes: Largely Ignored but Apparently Relevant

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Press Release
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The Role of Fathers in Child Outcomes: Largely Ignored but Apparently Relevant
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WZB-Mitteilungen 146, December 2014
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Collegio Carlo Alberto

Leisure is the New Productivity

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Op-ed (published opinion/editorial)
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Leisure is the New Productivity
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CNN Opinion
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Judi C Casey

Working Too Hard Makes Leading More Difficult

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Blog
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Working Too Hard Makes Leading More Difficult
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Harvard Business Review Blog Network
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Judi C Casey

While working long hours is often beneficial to early career advancement, as you rise to a position of leadership, maintaining this practice can damage your career prospects.

Why is Everyone So Busy?

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Why is Everyone So Busy?
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The Economist
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Judi C Casey

Time poverty is a problem partly of perception and partly of distribution

Trickier Time-Off Policies as Employers Test New Ideas

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Trickier Time-Off Policies as Employers Test New Ideas
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New York Times
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Judi Casey

This shows how bewildering paid leave has become. The conventional way most people think of it -- established time off for vacation (which increases the longer someone works at one place), sick days and maybe a few personal days thrown in -- is changing. But with that shift, it's not always clear what employees are gaining and what they are losing.

Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's Why

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News Article
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Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's Why
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Employment Chat Juliet Bourke
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Judi Casey

In her article, Juliet Bourke (Partner, Human Capital at Deloitte Australia) considers our complicity in creating and maintaining the overwhelmed employee (in ourselves and others). She considers some hindering methods of work, and encourages us to use technology wisely, hold meaningful meetings, be creative, and ultimately, be more productive.

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