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  • Lying: What You Don't Do for Fun.
    A lot of ink has been spilled about Marilee Jones, MIT's dean of admissions, who resigned after lying about her educational background on her…
  • BUSINESS ETHICS AND THE NEXT GENERATION
    A judicial board has determined that 34 first-year business graduate students at Duke University's highly ranked Fuqua School of Business cheated…
  • The Mother Load
    I knew I was going to like Amy Wilson, star of a new one-woman show called Mother Load, within 10 seconds of speaking to her on the phone. Wilson,…
  • ADOPTION-FRIENDLY WORKPLACES
    Today, the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption released its list of the top 100 family-friendly workplaces. Heading the list is Providence…
  • WOMEN AND THE PAY GAP
    Forget about whether men or women do more housework--the bigger issue is why men continue to get paid more than women for the same jobs, some 40…
  • THE ELUSIVE 50/50 DIVISION OF LABOR, PART II
    My last blog—essentially a complaint that moms, even when they're the primary breadwinners, are often the ones to take primary responsibility for…
  • TAKE OUR DAUGHTERS & SONS TO WORK (ANY) DAY
    Tomorrow, the fourth Thursday of April, marks the 15th anniversary of Take Our Daughters to Work Day. This national program was conceived by the…
  • MEN AND WOMEN: NOT SO DIFFERENT
    Fellow Working Parent blogger Anne Tergesen stirred up a firestorm last week with her entry, The Elusive 50/50 Division of Labor, in which she…
  • GOT HARDWARE?
    I was chatting with a new acquaintance at a dinner party on Saturday when we realized we had the same secret mother's best friend: the local…
  • RESPONSE TO A READER--HOW I MANAGE
    A reader sent me this comment in response to my recent blog entry, My Chaotic Day:

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