Bloomberg: Is Everybody Single? More Than Half the U.S. Now , Up from 37% in 76′
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Bloomberg: Is Everybody Single? More Than Half the U.S. Now , Up from 37% in 76′

More than half of the American adult population is single today, according to data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. President of Yardeni Research Inc. points out a variety of economic, social, and political implications of this increase: Singles, particularly younger ones, are more likely to rent than to own their dwellings. Never-married young … Continue reading

Huffington Post: Forget About Leaning in–More Than 40 Percent of Women Are Hanging on by a Thread
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Huffington Post: Forget About Leaning in–More Than 40 Percent of Women Are Hanging on by a Thread

In a recent “Getting Real About Women at Work” survey, 1,000 American women were surveyed about work, career management, and well-being, revealing some startling results. 66 percent of women survey said they wanted a better career, with 60 percent of them wishing they had better opportunities. More than 70 percent of women admitted to not … Continue reading

Chicago Tribune: Helping Parents is Good Business
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Chicago Tribune: Helping Parents is Good Business

As firms seek to attract and retain good talent, many are realizing that their ability to compete is based on work flexibility, wages, equitable pay, and mobility. However, this seems to be more true for small- and mid-sized companies; larger corporations place less emphasis on accommodating employees since their pool of available employees tends to … Continue reading