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Observing the Tribes, Rites, and Myths of Wall Street

A review of Liquidated: An Ethnography of Wall Street, Karen Ho, Duke University Press, 2009.

In her ethnography of Wall Street, Karen Ho offers a powerful metaphor by way of a title. 1,725 more words

Non Classé

From muddling mum to workaholic: my freelance journey so far

I wrote this blog post last week, but have been really busy and so it is a week late – you will see why when you read it: 1,113 more words

5 Secrets of the Successful Gen Y Business Owner

By Jennifer Nuttall, Marketing Program Manager, Ceridian

Maybe it began with selling a few products over their Facebook page or monetizing a YouTube video gone viral? 815 more words

Human Capital Management

Stay at home parent and Identity crisis

Ever since I quit my job four years back, I’d been asked a zillion times ‘Are you working’? And the questions doesn’t cease there as the answer was always a “No”… 8 more words

How to Juggle Work & Life: Four People Share Their Experiences

When Cassandra Thorburn opened up about her decision to stay at home with her children while her husband, Karl Stefanovic, pursued his glittering career, vociferous public debate ensued. 1,416 more words

Flexible Work

Things to make life run more smoothly

‘I don’t know how you do it,’ said an ex-Olympic Athlete to me once. She meant how I managed to work full-time, go to a running club, bring up three kids, be mostly nice to my husband, organise the house, the washing, the homework, the meals, the cleaning and all that essential but unlisted stuff you have to do as soon as you’ve given birth. 316 more words

Flexible Work

Flexible work isn’t just a woman’s issue

This article appears originally in Financy

Greater job flexibility is sweeping the nation but still it remains largely a “woman’s issue,” suggesting that society, politicians and business have a lot more work to do. 498 more words

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