Sinking Superwoman - learning that ‘OK’ is good enough
Kim Clijsters, world-class tennis player and this year’s winner of the women’s singles final at the U.S. open, certainly doesn’t think so. This year’s victory was the third time Clijsters picked up the trophy, having won in 2005 and 2009 as well.
What does the World Cup have to do with balancing career & family? “Everything,” I say.
The London School of Economics recently published research showing that divorce rates are lower in families where husbands help with housework, shopping and childcare.
At the Work/Life Balance event – run jointly by the General Electric Women’s Network and the European Professional Women’s network held in London this past Thursday – the concept of ‘WAM’ was discussed. With all the pressures of combining work and family, how can you possibly find time for YOU?