What a dad wants, what a dad needs… has changed

When my brother was born, my dad took the day off work. He was overjoyed about the birth of his first child and couldn’t wait to spend as much time as he could with him. The next morning though, being the tough working class guy that he was, my dad felt an even stronger weightContinue reading “What a dad wants, what a dad needs… has changed”

The New Dad: Caring, Committed and Conflicted

Boston College’s Center for Work and Family just released a new study titled The New Dad: Caring, Committed and Conflicted. In its survey of fathers who work for Fortune 500 companies, the report finds new information on fathers’ views of work and caregiving, use of leave, flexibility, feelings of conflict, and more. Specifically, here areContinue reading “The New Dad: Caring, Committed and Conflicted”