In honor of Mother’s Day, we ask, what’s it like to be a working mother? It’s out of this world.
The number of women doctors and business leaders has failed to keep pace with the percentage of women in medical and business schools. Why the drop-off?
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Lately we’ve been hearing naysayers questioning the value of Take Your Child to Work Day. If it’s no longer Take Our Daughters to Work Day (the original intent, designed to inspire girls into the workforce, but changed to include boys when it felt too exclusionary)….what’s it really for? We can think of a few things.
From medicine to business, the numbers of working women are simply not keeping pace with their numbers in school. And it’s costing organizations in talent and knowledge.
The unrelenting demands paired with literally life-and-death decisions create the conundrum of the healthcare job; engaged employees drive healthcare; but the demands of healthcare drive disengaged employees. And a recent study shows unmistakable signs of trouble. What’s the answer?
What’s the secret to mothers returning to work after a baby? It starts with the experiences of working parents before her.
Advancing female success is more than a women’s initiative – it’s a business initiative; one that ensures use of all available talent. That’s not just blowing smoke; a McKinsey study showed that advancing women’s equality could add $12 trillion to the global economy.
Taking on the “false assumptions” about work and motherhood has led one famous movie studio to rethink the way they recruit, hire & promote working mothers.
Once upon a time, work ruled. But times have changed. Maybe that’s because employees have changed and work/life benefits are shifting.