Ending the #SustainabilityMyth

“The Overhead Myth and the Sustainability Myth both seem to stem from this unconscious image of nonprofits as moochers. Overhead is about making sure we don’t spend funding in frivolous ways (such as on staff salaries and healthcare). Sustainability is about making sure nonprofits are not going to be dependent on funders forever, like that…

How Female Workforces Boost Economy

According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, “a 50 percent decrease in the gender gap would result in a 0.3 percentage point increase in the GDP of many countries.” Women earn up to 21 percent less than equal male counterparts. Better use of the female work population could significantly enhance economic growth, reduce…

How the 9-to-5 Workday has Disappeared

According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, work has changed dramatically over the last few decades. Work has become more flexible, but also less stable and more time-consuming. In 1973, 26% of Americans say they work 48+ hours a week, and although companies now provide more benefits to aid work-life balance, such as…