Author Insight Interviews

Work flexibity is a central theme in books about productivity, wellness, parenthood, management, careers, changing demographics, work-life balance, and more. 1MFWF is pleased to share insights from a variety of authors in these interviews on why work flexibility matters and how to maximize its effectiveness, in our “Author Insights” series.

  • Virtual manager

Author Insights: Kevin Sheridan on The Virtual Manager

By |July 5th, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Kevin Sheridan is the author of The Virtual Manager, which explores how to most effectively manage remote workers.

  • Josh Levs

Author Insights: Josh Levs on Fixing our Work-First Culture

By |June 13th, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

Josh Levs, former reporter for NPR and CNN, focuses his book on dispelling myths about dads and moms and explaining the necessity of new workplace policies.

  • Heather Boushey

Author Insights: Heather Boushey on the Economics of Work-Life Conflict

By |May 24th, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Heather Boushey's research focuses on economic inequality and public policy, specifically employment, social policy, and family economic well-being.

  • Christine Carter

Author Insights: Christine Carter on The Sweet Spot

By |April 11th, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: |

Christine Carter, Ph.D., is a sociologist and senior fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center.

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Author Insights: Mike MacDonald and Jilly Gagnon on Office Misery

By |April 1st, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Mike MacDonald and Jilly Gagnon are coauthors of Choose Your Own Misery: The Office Adventure, a darkly comic take on the "Choose Your Own Adventure" theme.

  • Kerry Hannon

Author Insights: Kerry Hannon on The New Rules for Career Happiness

By |March 17th, 2016|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Requesting Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Kerry Hannon is a nationally recognized expert on career transitions, personal finance, and retirement.

  • Brigid Schulte

Author Insights: Brigid Schulte on Finding the Time for What Matters

By |August 26th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

Brigid Schulte has spoken all over the world about how to make time for The Good Life by redesigning work cultures and recapturing the value of leisure.

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Author Insights: Julie Clow on Why We Need a Work Revolution

By |August 20th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Julie Clow advocates for a work revolution around creating vibrant communities of people who work together to make the world a better place.

  • semi-retirement

Author Insights: Nancy Collamer on Second-Act Careers

By |July 8th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews|Tags: , , , , |

Author Nancy Collamer discusses her book: Second-Act Careers: 50+ Ways to Profit From Your Passions During Semi-Retirement.

  • Scott Behson

Author Insights: Scott Behson on The Working Dad’s Survival Guide

By |June 9th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , |

Scott Behson is a national expert in work and family issues, and author of The Working Dad’s Survival Guide: How to Succeed at Work and at Home.