Navigation Links
Work-life imbalance - A global problem getting worse

"Society is changing but the way we think about work life isn't. Everyone knows the present organization of work does not work, but nobody is ready to translate this into actual practice, despite this having serious implications for gender equality and life satisfaction."

This quote by a Dutch man is taken from a paper by Rhonda Rappaport, Suzan Lewis......

Full article >>> ion in several countries. In Norway for example, the problem of work-life imbalance still largely exists despite all the support for work- personal life harmonization offered by the Norwegian state and companies.

In the Netherlands innovative government measures have also been implemented but global pressures seem to be undermining them because of the perception that competitiveness rests......

Full article >>> being across the world. The rise of new forms of globalization and technology add a super boost to work-personal life tensions.

Compounding these problems is the limited thinking currently about:
Alternatives to current implementations of market economies that also value people
Changing men-women relationships at all levels of society
Valuing those who `want a life' outside......

Full article >>> al, obsessively ambitious or willing to sacrifice their personal life. The workplace talks balance but acts workaholic. This must change or nothing will happen. It must also be recognized that workers and employers have separate agendas but these need not be mutually exclusive. Tradeoffs are possible that can satisfy both sides. Serious attempts must be made to find them. Policies that respect bot......

Full article >>> expressed herein or statements made in the above column are solely those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Wisconsin Technology Network, LLC. (WTN). WTN, LLC accepts no legal liability or responsibility for any claims made or opinions expressed herein.

......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Tony DiRomualdo 06/22/06


Related biology technology :

1. The state of global biotech: An Ernst & Young perspective
2. Doyle announces new energy, global warming policies
3. Lucigen Corp. enters global licensing agreement
4. Leading global Big Pharma companies of 2005
5. Learning to swim in the global talent pool
6. Federal and global guidelines on stem cell research offer a level playing field
7. Wisconsin plant is part of NCRs global RFID initiative
8. Whither Wisconsin manufacturing in the new global economy?
9. In the wake of Katrina, more questions than answers about global climate change
10. Is America prepared to win the global skills race?
11. SBC and AT&T merger expands global reach for Wisconsin businesses
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/19/2016)... ... May 19, 2016 , ... KCAS Bioanalytical and ... Siddiqui as Director, Large Molecule & Biomarker Bioanalysis. , Dr. Siddiqui has more ... discovery studies for preclinical and clinical safety programs. “We’ve seen significant demand for, ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... -- - I dati saranno presentati nel ... ° Congresso della Società Americana ... - Le conclusioni dello studio indicano un tasso di risposta ... il 90% presenta una d urata della risposta (Duration ... per cento dei pazienti ha riscontrato un beneficio clinico. ...
(Date:5/18/2016)... ... May 18, 2016 , ... Shimadzu Scientific ... The University of Toledo. This two-day camp will take place annually starting June ... field of pharmaceutical sciences in preparation for a university academic program. , ...
(Date:5/18/2016)... ... May 18, 2016 , ... STACS DNA Inc., the sample ... track and report sexual assault kit processing to help them save time and reduce ... escalates for kits to be processed and victims informed of results. Due to a ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/19/2016)... -- The new GEZE SecuLogic access control ... system solution for all door components. It can be ... interface with integration authorization management system, and thus fulfills ... dimensions of the access control and the optimum integration ... considerable freedom of design with regard to the doors. ...
(Date:4/15/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced the ...  report to their offering.  ,      ... gait biometrics market is expected to grow at ... Gait analysis generates multiple variables such ... compute factors that are not or cannot be ...
(Date:4/13/2016)... CHICAGO , April 13, 2016  IMPOWER physicians ... are setting a new clinical standard in telehealth ... By leveraging the higi platform, IMPOWER patients can ... weight, pulse and body mass index, and, when they ... quick and convenient visit to a local retail location ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):