Work-life balance? Not in politics

Jul 3, 2013

Work-life balance? Not in politics

by Ayako Mie

Tamayo Marukawa, 42, seems to have it all. A University of Tokyo graduate, she scored one of the most coveted jobs in Japan as an announcer at TV Asahi. A popular presence there for 14 years, she left for a seat in the Upper ...

Mar 1, 2013

Yahoo fuels fresh debate over telecommuting

Telecommuting, a growing trend in the U.S. workplace, is coming under fresh scrutiny following news that Yahoo is curbing the practice. The trend of working from home has been gaining steam for decades as part of a workplace evolution that allows greater family-work balance ...