21 April, 2010

How much for a personal serving of Work-Life Balance

Helpful and insightful piece by Gigi DeVault (Munich) in The Glass Hammer
GlassHammer WorkLife Balance
linking to ideas discussed by Lisa Belkin in her New York TImes column Motherlode
NYT Motherlode and The Three Faces of Work-Life Conflict study by the US-based Center for WorkLife Law and the Center for American Progress January, 2010, with authors, Joan Williams and Heather Boushey
Three Faces Report

In an entry in the excellent US GlassHammer, Gigi DeVault explores the choices and challenges for ‘The Three Faces of Work-Family Conflict’ and “why configurations of work-family conflicts for poor working women, middle-class working women, and professional women, call for different solutions.” The Three Faces of Work-Family Conflict is the title of a study report released jointly by the Center for WorkLife Law and the Center for American Progress, written by Joan Williams and Heather Boushey,

06 April, 2010

Embracing Maternal Leadership - My Management Today blog post

Can we shift our attention to the ways in which the transition to motherhood might enhance, rather than diminish, our leadership potential?
Could employers greet a maternity returner as they would an employee who comes back, more developed, from a high-powered sabbatical?
MT Blog Maternal Leadership
This is an April 2010 entry on the Management Today blog: The Parent Project, in which I have an invited Expert role.

22 January, 2010

Equality Bill Consultations

This is the time to respond to consultations on implementation of the Equality Bill: open from 25th January to 16th April 2010.
Equality and Human Rights Commission website

18 May, 2009

Maternal Leadership and the MPQ

My article in Managing Maternity Spring 2009 newsletter with brief look at the choice we make moment by moment between seeing new motherhood as a leadership development step on the one hand or a challenge to leadership progress on the other. Maternal Leadership and the MPQ
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