Checking your work e-mail from home – again? New perks offered in Silicon Valley (and Stanford Med School) might leave your loved ones more inclined to forgive the time. The New York Times reports that breaking trends in employee compensation address work life balance in new ways, with options like housecleaning, family dinners, and vacation funds. As the article notes, “Now that technology has allowed work to bleed into home life, it seems that companies are trying to address the impact of home life on work.”
Want to know more? The library can help. Check the Business FAQ tab on our home page to search for info on employee tenure, compensation, best companies to work for, and even where GSB alumni work. Our catalog will point you toward books on work life balance, or select the Articles tab in our Databases by Topic for the latest research, including the NYT article above.