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2014-10-21 04:21:25

62% Say Their Employers Can And Do Support Flex, While 26% Can But Don't; 59% of Working Dads Would Work Part-time, But 36% Say Part-timers Are Looked Down Upon NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report entitled How Men Flex: The Working Mother Report surveyed 1,000 U.S. men to better understand how they are navigating work and home responsibilities -- and how they are putting flex to work. About eight in 10 men surveyed say they have flexible schedules (77%) and feel comfortable...

2014-10-08 08:23:45

Low Level of Awareness Revealed About Breast Density and Lower Accuracy of Mammogram Screening for Dense Breasts NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey entitled "Diagnosis Anxiety: The Working Mother Breast Screening Report" sheds important new information on the level of awareness women have about breast cancer today and what they are doing to help reduce the disease or detect it early. The survey of 2,502 women, conducted by the Working Mother Research Institute (WMRI) and...

2014-09-22 12:24:34

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working Mother magazine has named Capital One as one of the 2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for outstanding leadership in establishing policies, programs and corporate culture that supports working moms, including child care, flexible work arrangements, paid parental leave and advancement of women. Companies are also measured on access to and usage of family friendly programs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140922/147514...

2014-09-16 12:26:12

-- Discovery Earns Spot on Top 10 List for 2014 -- NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working Mother magazine today named Discovery Communications, for the 15(th) consecutive year, as one of Working Mother 100 Best Companies for outstanding leadership in establishing policies, programs and corporate culture that supports working moms, including child care, flexible work arrangements, paid parental leave and advancement of women. Companies are also measured on access to and...

2014-09-16 08:27:28

Agency's Balanced Work/Life Integration Policies Considered Major Step Forward for Working Mothers NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working Mother magazine today named Ogilvy & Mather North America as one of the 2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for outstanding leadership in establishing policies, programs and corporate culture that supports working moms, including child care, flexible work arrangements, paid parental leave and advancement of women. Companies are...

2014-05-13 16:26:23

NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allstate has been named one of the 2014 "Best Companies for Multicultural Women" by Working Mother magazine--an honor that recognizes the 25 U.S. corporations that create and use best practices in hiring, retaining and promoting women of color. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130404/MM88193-b The Working Mother Research Institute has conducted the study since 2003, evaluating how multicultural women are represented at every level...

2014-05-13 04:21:53

Top 5 Companies: Amex, General Mills, KPMG, P & G, State Farm NEW YORK, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 "Best Companies for Multicultural Women" have been named by Working Mother magazine--an honor that recognizes the 25 U.S. corporations that create and use best practices in hiring, retaining and promoting women of color. The Top 5 companies, featured in the June/July issue of Working Mother and on workingmother.com are: American Express, General Mills, KPMG, Procter &...

2014-04-01 00:21:43

Millennial Parents Are Happiest With Work-Life Choices and Proudest of Their Own Mom's Decision To Work, Show Surprising Ambivalence on Whether Today's Families Should Have One Parent Home With the Kids NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey of 2,163 moms and dads about the impact their generational status has on their own work life choices and satisfaction was released today by the Working Mother Research Institute. The study, which examines attitudes of Millennials, Generation...

2014-02-11 04:21:54

By-Chance Breadwinning Moms Much Less Satisfied with Division of At-Home Tasks, But Report High Satisfaction Rates with Their Partner NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working Mother Media has released a new survey on the impact that being the family's primary earner has on breadwinning moms' views of career, marriage and motherhood, finding that a majority (71%) of breadwinning moms surveyed fell into their primary earner role by chance. The survey also found that breadwinning dads are...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.