NY Times: Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace
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NY Times: Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace

The NY Times published an expansive, detailed report of Amazon’s cut-throat white-collar work culture, where there is aggressive competition among employees, grueling and unreasonable hours, and concerning work conditions and practices. A woman who had thyroid cancer was given a low performance rating after she returned from treatment. She says her manager explained that while she was … Continue reading

NY Times: Mounting Evidence of Advantages for Children of Working Mothers
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NY Times: Mounting Evidence of Advantages for Children of Working Mothers

In a new study of 50,000 adults in 25 countries, daughters of working mothers completed more years of education, were more likely to be employed and in supervisory roles and earned higher incomes. Having a working mother didn’t influence the careers of sons, which researchers said was unsurprising because men were generally expected to work … Continue reading