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.

  • Katrina Alcorn

Author Insights: Katrina Alcorn on American Moms on the Brink

By |May 20th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

Katrina Alcorn's first book, MAXED OUT: American Moms on the Brink, is a brave memoir about her own experience with job burnout.

  • Ai-jen Poo

Author Insights: Ai-jen Poo on the Age of Dignity

By |May 4th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews|Tags: , , , |

Ai-jen Poo, activist and author of The Age of Dignity, talks with us about the need for a new approach to caregiving in America.

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Author Insights: Emily Klein on Workshifting

By |April 15th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Organization development expert Emily Klein talks with us about the book she co-authored, Workshift: Future Proof Your Organization for the 21st Century.

  • Julie Cohen

Author Insights: Julie Cohen on 7 Keys to Work-Life Balance

By |April 2nd, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Philadelphia-based leadership/executive coach Julie Cohen talks with us about her book, Your Work, Your Life...Your Way: 7 Keys to Work-Life Balance.

  • Shay Chan Hodges

Author Insights: Shay Chan Hodges on Mothering and Work in the 21st Century Economy

By |March 19th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , |

Shay Chan Hodges talks with us about her book Lean On and Lead, a collection of 30 first-person narratives about juggling career with child-rearing.

  • Josh Dykstra

Author Insights: Josh Allan Dykstra on Igniting the Invisible Tribe

By |March 3rd, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews|Tags: , , |

Josh Allan Dykstra, a thought leader on the future of work and company culture design, talks with us about his latest book, Igniting the Invisible Tribe.

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Author Insights: Charles Siegel on the Politics of Simple Living

By |January 8th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Part-Time Work|Tags: , , |

Charles Siegel, author of The Politics of Simple Living, explains the potential economic and social benefits of work-time choice.

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Author Insights: Ron Friedman on The Best Place to Work

By |December 2nd, 2014|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Social psychologist Ron Friedman shares insights from his new book, The Best Place to Work: The Art and Science of Creating an Extraordinary Workplace.