Ahh Lean In. It would be hard to overstate my love for this book, or my respect for its author, Sheryl Sandberg. Lean In was the book of 2013. I know of multinational firms that have bought a copy for each of their partners. If I were the boss, I would do the same.
Money. Power. More money. According to Arianna Huffington, that’s all we want. Huffington says that this traditional measure of success is turning us into stressed-out, joyless humans. And that we need to redefine the money/ power index to include a third metric: well-being. But isn’t my meditating, cross-fitting, fundraising, baking generation already doing that? I believe so.
Flexible work has an image problem. Too often, people associate flexibility with compromise and free riding (and pyjamas).Continue reading