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Flex Time: A Working Mother's Guide to Balancing Career and Family
Trying to strike the right balance between career and motherhood is one of the most stressful, heart-wrenching issues facing women today. Torn between the need to nurture and the need to work, women yearn for a way to have the best of both worlds. In Flex Time, author Jacqueline Foley shows mothers that they can get the life they want by changing the way they work. In dire ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published March 26th 2003 by Da Capo Press
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his excellent, step-by-step guide will help working mothers determine their goals, create plans, and translate them into reality as they shift from full-time to part- or flextime work. Foley's personal experiences (she's a writer and flextimer) and those of interviewees provide simple, useful tactics for anyone looking to balance family and work, e.g., bond to positive memories of being with your child and draw on them for strength during stressful times. Similarly, offering to be "accessible al ...more