6 Tips For Better Work-Life Balance

August 13, 2018By DPC EditorAdults, Resources By Age

By Deborah Jian Lee, originally posted on Forbes. These days, work-life balance can seem like an impossible feat. Technology makes workers accessible around the clock. Fears of job loss incentivize longer hours. In fact, a whopping 94% of working professionals reported working more than 50 hours per week and nearly half said they worked more … Read More

Balancing Parenting and Work Stress: A Guide

August 9, 2018By DPC EditorParents, Resources By Age

By Daisy Wademan Dowling, originally posted on Harvard Business Review. “Ask for a flexible schedule — it’s the only way to balance work and family.” “Think hard about part-time. You’ll end up working on your days off anyway — for less money.” “Back in ’86, when my first daughter was born, I learned to completely … Read More

How Working Parents Can Feel Less Overwhelmed and More in Control

August 8, 2018By DPC EditorParents, Resources By Age

By Daisy Wademan Dowling, originally posted on Harvard Business Review. Revise budget numbers. Parent/teacher conference Wednesday. Edit the marketing overview document. Finish summer camp applications. Give candidate interview feedback to HR. Grocery run — we’re out of everything. Start drafting quarterly forecast. Call the roofer for the estimate. Organize team strategy session. Schedule kids’ flu … Read More

Opt-Out, Lean In…Two Sides of the Same Coin

June 29, 2018By DPC EditorAdults, Resources By Age

By: Cindy Chang Mahlberg, originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. A decade ago, The New York Times Magazine coined the idea of The Opt-Out Revolution to describe the phenomenon of highly-educated career women who opted-out of the workforce to focus on raising their children. Last week, the magazine published another feature story entitled The Opt-Out Generation … Read More