by Amelia Rosch Posted on December 4, 2014 Updated: December 4, 2014
77 percent of those surveyed said that putting their families first was why women don't reach upper level management, but a Harvard study found no connection between lack of women in senior positions and asking for family accommodations.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 25, 2014 Updated: November 25, 2014
This year saw a flurry of activity on work/family issues at the state and local level, and next year could bring even more.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on October 20, 2014
The bonus is an attempt to boost Italy's birthrate, which hit record lows this year.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 19, 2014 Updated: August 19, 2014
Women are also less likely to have their request to change their schedules approved.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 31, 2014 Updated: August 1, 2014
President Obama's embrace of work/family policies marks a turning point after a long, tortured history.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
Industrialized nations are struggling to spur population growth, and assumptions about women's role in society are partly to blame.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 24, 2014
On Monday, President Obama threw his support behind paid family leave, affordable childcare, flexible workplace policies, and other ways to improve work/life balance.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 19, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Republicans have offered up six policy solutions for working parents, none of which address some of the biggest issues they face.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 23, 2014
While men and women have less stress at work, women in particular say they're happier there than home.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 6, 2014
Male executives feel less conflict between work and family, perhaps because so many have a spouse at home to make it all work.