Research briefs, news, and event recaps related to work-life balance.

Podcast: Positively Exhausted – Stories of Toxic Positivity in the Workplace

Toxic positivity—the idea that the best way to cope with a challenging situation is to put a positive spin on it—is a coping strategy often promoted in companies. In this podcast limited series, GATE MBA Fellow Simone Lima investigates the effects of toxic positivity on employees, especially women, and on company culture.

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Erin Kelly & Phyllis Moen on “Overload: How Good Jobs Went Bad and What We Can Do About It”

In conversation with Sarah Kaplan, Erin Kelly and Phyllis Moen, draw from their Fortune 500 experience to chat about why too much work and too little time is hurting workers and companies―and how a proven workplace redesign can benefit employees and the bottom line. | January 25, 2021