As of April, the cruelest month involves a detailed on this terribly disruptive pandemic time, I wish to specific my heartfelt appreciation for all of the assist given to me and my co-author Alyssa Westring in final month’s launch of our guide, Dad and mom Who Lead.
We’re deeply gratified to see how this guide has been of use to so many working households at a time once they urgently want the assistance it gives. We by no means imagined the guide would arrive at a second when the bodily boundaries that used to separate work and household life have been obliterated, when working dad and mom are struggling to information their kids’s education at residence, and when everyone seems to be anxious concerning the profound uncertainties of our new world order.
Dad and mom Who Lead has relevance lately in methods we couldn’t foresee. Our evidence-based steerage – for the right way to take sensible steps to give attention to what issues most, on who issues most, and on experimenting with new methods to dwell and work which might be sustainable as a result of they serve each private and collective pursuits – is resonating with working dad and mom and their employers on this unusual episode of our historical past.
There are many sensible articles, fascinating podcasts, and media protection concerning the guide right here. One in every of my favorites is this particular version of my SiriusXM Wharton Enterprise Radio present, that includes the Wharton alumni who had been topics for the guide. Under are a number of of the items that draw on Dad and mom Who Lead and immediately deal with our newly-upended world:
Harvard Enterprise Evaluate– How Working Dad and mom Can Assist One One other.
Bloomberg – Be the Coronavirus Boss Working Dad and mom Want.
Enterprise Insider – To Elevate Youngsters Who Are Resilient and Optimistic, Dad and mom Can Use Discussing Coronavirus as an Alternative. Right here’s Easy methods to Get Began.
Eat Transfer Suppose with Shaun Frances– Parenting By the Pandemic.
BulletProof Radio with Dave Asprey – Parenting By the New Norm: Ideas for Connecting with Your Youngsters Throughout Disturbing Instances.
NPR Radio – Working from Residence In the course of the Pandemic.
Extra Free Sources
Our guide helps individuals achieve a larger sense of goal, management, and connection. Right here’s the primary chapter, a examine information to ignite dialog concerning the huge concepts, and a 1-pager composed in response to inquiries about the right way to use the guide for groups and organizations.
Because the pandemic, my Wharton courses, guide talks, and talking engagements have migrated to the digital realm, making it in some methods simpler for individuals to be a part of the dialog. My on-line programs on Coursera and LinkedIn Studying (free for premium subscribers) are extra in style now due to a newly-urgent curiosity in main with values. Whereas our SiriusXM studio on the Penn campus has been shuttered, my weekly present, Work and Life, on air since 2014, had been on hiatus, however we’re again now, recording from residence, with contemporary episodes that carry experience to assist us face the work and life challenges of a modified world. Free podcast variations are right here.
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I’m exploring potential analysis avenues on creating concord between work and the remainder of life as we transfer towards restoration from the pandemic and wish to know what’s in your thoughts. So, what’s an important query you’d need me to handle? Write to me together with your concepts: [email protected]
Let’s keep socially linked, whereas we ache for the top of bodily separation,