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2013 New Research Reveals Major Myths in Telework Debate and a Growing Struggle in Open Offices / More Women Put in Hours at the Office and in Cubes While More Men Telework

Our latest national research shatters myths about who is working where and reveals new realities along with new struggles facing full-time employees and how they work.  Using a national probability survey of 556 full-time employed adults, we looked at both telework and the growing open office trend and found the way employees work today has […]

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Students Challenge Singapore to “TWEAK IT” with Contest and Clever Video

A group of students in Singapore who attend Wee Kim Wee School of Communications and Information at Nanyang Technological University were inspired by my “Tweak It” message , and wanted to encourage people to capture the power of small, deliberate actions to find a better “fit” between their work and the other parts of life. They asked if they could launch a “Tweak It” Singapore awareness campaign. I said, “Go for it!” […]

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Top 10 Tips for Work+Life “Fit” Success in 2014

Preparing to participate in the TODAY Show’s recent #DoingItAll series with Maria Shriver, made me think about the tips I’d want to share to help everyone be their best, on and off the job, in 2014. So, here they are! The top 10 tips for work+life fit success. […]

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How to Beat the Back-to-School AND Back-to-Work Crunch!

We know it’s coming – the dreaded back-to-school crunch – but every year we seem to be caught off guard. Plus, as we struggle with the beginning of a new school year, work projects on hold for the summer suddenly go into overdrive as fourth quarter/year-end is just around the corner. It’s a double whammy recipe for disaster unless moms and dads take action now. As I explain in my new book, Tweak It: Make What Matters to You Happen Every Day, (Center Street/Hachette), parents can get ahead of the mayhem by adding these simple “tweaks” to their weekly work+life fit check-in the last couple of weeks in August. […]

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