Quartz: One Thing the US Military Gets Right: Childcare
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Quartz: One Thing the US Military Gets Right: Childcare

According to Quartz, the military has exceptional childcare which the rest of the nation should copy. In 1989, the US congress passed the Military Child Care Act. This act set in motion the Department of Defense’s creation of military child development centers that have been recognized as the national standard bearers for quality of care. … Continue reading

Time: Now Mothers Have a Third Shift—on Facebook
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Time: Now Mothers Have a Third Shift—on Facebook

Time points out that parents now have a “third shift”-managing their child’s social media footprint. This exchange — the negotiation between parents, the consideration of a child’s digital footprint, and the time and effort that went into making this decision — illustrates the emergence of a “third shift” of work that parents take on to manage the online identities … Continue reading

CNBC: Job Hunting Tips for Millennials
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CNBC: Job Hunting Tips for Millennials

With the job market finally rebounding, the unemployment rate currently stands at 5.5 percent. However, the unemployment rate among millennials seems to have stagnated at 14 percent. CNBC offers millennials tips on how to land of their dreams. Networking is key, said workplace consultant Alexandra Levit. She recommends mining social media networks such as LinkedIn for contacts at a … Continue reading

Harvard Business Review: Dealing with the Unique Work-Life Challenges of Family Businesses
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Harvard Business Review: Dealing with the Unique Work-Life Challenges of Family Businesses

The Harvard Business Review depicts difficulties in work-family balance caused by family owned businesses and offers some solutions. Here are some solutions that client families have come up with to find a reasonable middle way between the extremes of “all in” or “all out” in their search for a work-life balance: Separate family time from … Continue reading