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Work/Life: PAST|NOW|FUTURE

I attended the June 18-21, 2014 Work & Family Researchers Network (WFRN) Conference in New York City, Changing Work & Family Relationships in a Global Economy. About 700 Work/Life Researchers and Practitioners from 42 countries presented their  research on how work/life has evolved.  Here’s a taste of what I learned & a reading list.  PAST: Work/Life became popular in the...

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Is a Political Career & Life Possible?

Is a political career & life possible? That’s the question we tackled through interactive discussions & exercises on work/life as part of the NEW Leadership Ohio program. NEW Leadership (http://glennschool NULL.osu NULL.edu/programs/new_leadership/new_leadership NULL.html) works to educate and empower college women to take on public leadership roles. 30 women from colleges across Ohio...

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I had a great time talking with a group of women who are truly awesome! The Columbus, Ohio Meet Up group, “Awesome Women in Business”  gathered on July 9, 2013 to share work/life experiences (http://wp NULL.me/p2uU3I-p5) (click for survey results).   These women own businesses that provide services such as parent coaching, photography, life coaching, healthy eating, financial...

Are you curious about how members of the Columbus, Ohio “Awesome Women in Business” responded to a work/life survey? Visit Awesome Women in Business – Work/Life Survey Results July 9 2013 (http://youtu NULL.be/JuqwSOAUKP8) to see  your friends’ collective responses. You’ll learn you’re not alone in the stress and guilt we feel from more than full lives. You’ll also see some...

You know you’re a working parent, if…

You know you’re a working parent, if…

Working Parent Top Ten List   10.   A week in your life would humble the best air traffic controller 9.  You have figured out long hair means less trips to the salon/barber 8.  You choose your outfit from the clean (or dirty) laundry pile 7.  You become a drill sergeant to get the kids out the door on time each morning 6.  You know the exact time it takes to get to the childcare provider...

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