Tag Archives: work-life

Live YOUR Life

Over the past year, the work-family discussion has been injected with a massive shot of adrenaline. Much of the resurgence of interest has resulted from the advice and actions of some highly accomplished women. Their overtures and the public reaction … Continue reading

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Having it all – the last word

In reflecting on this summer, the stories that stick with me most were the London Summer Olympics and the “having it all” debate that has stimulated so much conversation. The latter was initiated by Anne Marie Slaughter’s article in The Atlantic and … Continue reading

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A MEMORABLE MOTHER’S DAY

This week I spent an evening with my daughters shopping for my wife Annie’s Mother’s Day present. While shopping isn’t my favorite activity, spending an evening with the girls to find a way to express their appreciation for their mother … Continue reading

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Taking Charge of Your Career and Life

In spite of the recent improvements in the US employment numbers, the last few years have been extremely trying for many individuals’ careers. While anytime is a good time to tweak your career management strategy, these days it is especially … Continue reading

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Work and Family Month: Large Policies, Small Moments

In honor of National Work and Family Month, I was asked to write some thoughts on the subject. Many excellent articles by our field’s leading thinkers have been appearing that explore policies and programs that could or should be implemented to advance the … Continue reading

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Yes, but are we happy?

Brad Harrington is the Executive Director of the Boston College Center for Work & Family.  This blog was originally posted in our member newsletter. In recent years, a lot of smart people have begun to pay attention to what would … Continue reading

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Work-Life Wednesday: Workplace Flexibility

Jennifer Sabatini Fraone is Assistant Director of the Boston College Center for Work & Family. Work-life Wednesday: Workplace flexibility: MyFoxBOSTON.com I am extremely excited about our new partnership with Fox 25 Boston to air a monthly Work-Life Wednesday segment.  Work-life … Continue reading

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