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October 9, 2012
This blog was originally posted on October 2, 2012 on the Huffington Post I've been thinking a lot about the impact of information and communication technology (ICT) on our work and family lives and continue to be fascinated by this topic. The Pew Internet & American Life Project reported this September that, "on the eve of Apple's unveiling of the iPhone 5, 45% of American adults own smartphones." This reflects a 10% increase from May 2011. In addition, " smartphones are particularly popular with young adults and those living in relatively higher income households; 66% of those ages 18-...
January 20, 2012
Excitement continues to build about the new Work and Family Researchers Network (WFRN), the international membership organization of interdisciplinary work and family researchers. We’ve had a terrific response to our inaugural conference , Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Work and Family, June 14-16, 2012 in New York City. Over 700 participants from over 30 countries will be on the program . In addition to attendees from Europe, Canada and the U.S., scholars from Japan, India, Chile, and Australia will be well represented. Presenters comprise various disciplines of work and family...