NY Times Columnist On Work/Life Balance: There Are "No Answers"

Lisa Belkin is perhaps the nation's foremost chronicler » 10/16/08 12:20pm 10/16/08 12:20pm of highly ambitious females and coiner of the phrase has decided to opt out of her weekly "Life's Work" column (see what I did there? I kid). Anyway, Belkin's last column discussing the work/life balance among women and after nine years of covering this topic,…

More Modern Dads Are Juggling The Work/Life Balance Alongside Their Wives

In honor of Father's Day this weekend, there is a slew of articles about modern fatherhood, most notably the the cover story of the New York Times Magazine coming out this Sunday about "equal parenting." Lisa Belkin, who has covered the life and work beat for the styles section for a decade now, interviews several… » 6/12/08 9:30am 6/12/08 9:30am

How Do You Deal With Assholes At The Office?

I hated my last full-time job for a variety of reasons — because it consisted entirely of unchallenging grunt work, because the higher-ups encouraged a culture of snitching, and because almost everyone there was actively looking for a new job — but what actually made me quit was my deep and undying hatred of one of my… » 2/08/08 3:30pm 2/08/08 3:30pm