Want More Women in Top Positions? Provide Them with More Flexibility at Work

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Want More Women in Top Positions? Provide Them with More Flexibility at Work
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The Conversation

In our research, which was published in the journal Human Relations, we found that women who were able to use flexitime were only half as likely to reduce their working hours after the birth of their child. This effect was especially the case for the women who used flexitime prior to the birth of their child as well as after.