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Call for Applications: Early Career Work and Family Fellowships

The Work and Family Researchers Network (WFRN) is seeking applicants for 2016 Early Career Work and Family Fellowships. The goal of the program is to help promising young scholars establish career successes, as well as connect them to the WFRN community. 158 more words



At the heart of life lie the relationships we have with other people.With family, co-workers and friends close by and far away at the other side of the world.And how you let these relationships flow and grow has huge impact on the happiness both in your life and in the lives of the people you care about. 202 more words


Vanessa Williams on How to Make the Perfect First Impression—On the Phone

The non-profit organization Dress for Success has a long-held mantra: first impressions matter. That’s why it has dedicated ample time and resources to making sure women, no matter how disadvantaged, look and sound the part when they go in for job interviews. 338 more words

The Crisis of Disconnection - Reversing Nature Deficit Disorder

Since the industrial revolution, the development of a lifestyle lived predominantly indoors has resulted in less contact with the natural world. In the USA this equates to less than five minutes of free-time spent outdoors. 3,161 more words

Build Your Innerwealth

NAMB: You're Doing it Wrong

If you’re a woman in the United States, you know by now that there are many choices available when it comes to structuring your family. But only some of them are right. 1,214 more words


Vodaphone Attempts to Ease Historical Tension for Mothers

The British company Vodaphone is making major changes in its policies to help women with children. All female employees in this international firm will have access to at least 16 weeks of paid maternity leave, plus some additional assistance, by the end of 2015. 340 more words

History Of Work

Does Modern Work Undermine Our Deepest Needs?

Many writers today believe that work in contemporary times is incompatible with our deepest need–intimate family relationships, true friendship, and community.

In his book, My Job, Myself, … 435 more words