A revised retirement age would significantly decrease the number of people classified as ‘old’ and would more accurately reflect the total number of working people in Canada.
According to one interviewee, politics is the ‘most physically, intellectually, emotionally challenging role’ they can think of.
Apple TV’s Severance imagines what would happen to our sense of self if we could completely separate our work and home lives.
Getting on well with your work mates will improve your domestic partnership.
Devotion to work can lead to burnout.
For most Australians working a standard full-time job, moving to a 4-day work week could occur in two stages.
The best way to help employees disconnect from work is to allow them the autonomy to choose for themselves how, when and where to disconnect.
Elite employers have created an atmosphere where workers constantly seek to be as busy as possible. Families are often the first casualty of this culture.
Scientists can be asked to help find solutions during disasters. A study of how archaeologists worked on the problem of looting during the Syrian war offers lessons for science done during crisis.
It’s no secret that time management has become harder than ever. But it’s not because we work more, or that life is getting faster.
Indonesians’ desire to have a work-family balance is partially driven by the importance of religion in their lives.
Working from home and performing multiple roles leads to constant guilt, which has personal health consequences for women academics.
Science fields are improving at being more inclusive. But explicit and implicit barriers still hold women back from advancing in the same numbers as men to the upper reaches of STEM academia.
Tipping the scales away from work may not be the wisest way to recalibrate your work-life balance.
Women are often drawn to teaching because of the supposed life-work balance. Extreme workloads and inflexible school structures means too many quit early.
Iceland has trialled shorter working hours, but not a four-day week.
To keep our health care providers healthy, we need to help them sleep.
Victoria Police recently won the rights not to be contacted out of work hours. They are not the only employees who need a proper break from work.
Some therapists are calling for a new way to understand human distress.
Flexible arrangements might help women maintain a work-life balance, but can also weaken their position in the labour market and lose them earnings in the long term.