Join us as we celebrate over 12 years of supporting, inspiring and building community with pioneering men, women and leaders modeling new ways to integrate work and life.
This year we are we are examining the mandates suggested in Anne-Marie Slaughter’s article “Why Women Still Can’t Have it All.” Mandates that sounded surprisingly familiar — especially when we added “men and women” to each one.
Join us and learn why change is possible – for men, women, leaders and organizations. Calls are free, participants only pay for their long distance service. Join us each month on the 1st & 3rd Thursday from 12:30pm to 1:30pm ET.
OCTOBER — Men & Women Changing the Culture of Face Time
Michelle Hickox, CFO, Independent Bank and Brett Goldblatt, Partner, Milbank’s Los Angeles office and ThirdPath Board Member, will launch our calls discussing why change is possible, but challenging — Thursday October 4th.
Three employees – 2 male and 1 female – will discuss different reasons for working remotely. One is caring for an aging parent, another is caring for a grandchild and the third followed his spouse’s job relocation — Thursday October 18th. Click on SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of the call.
NOVEMBER — Redefining the Arc of a Successful Career — Early Career
Andrea Knowles, a Partner at Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, a Boston-based civil litigation firm, will share insights around creating an integrated career path right from the start — Thursday November 15th.
Redefining the Arc of a Successful Career
Peter Senge will join us to discuss how we can “end the war between work and family” by taking a systems perspective and why developing a shared vision and personal mastery are also key to change –Thursday November 29th. Click on SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of the call.
DECEMBER — Redefining the Arc of a Successful Career — Mid Career
Julie Rocco and Julie Levine job share a Program Manager job at Ford Motor company. Creating a seamless process for everyone involved, the two Julies will share insights from this innovative solution — Thursday December 6th.
JANUARY — 21st Century Workplaces — Lessons from Small Businesses
Three small business owners will share their insights about creating organizations that support flex and/or reduced work hours from entry to executive level — Thursday January 17th.Click on SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of the call.
FEBRUARY — Men & Women Revaluing Family Values — For All Children
Matthew Melmed, Executive Director, Zero to Three. Matthew will speak about their newly released book, Time Off with Baby, an authoritative and compelling case for paid care leave in the US — Thursday February 7th. Click on SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of the call.
TBA — Thursday February 21st, 12:30 to 1:30pm ET
MARCH — Men & Women Revaluing Family Values — For Fathers (and Mothers)
John Badalament author, filmmaker, and educator will discuss the importance of men’s relationships with their children and the value of remodeling workplaces to allow men and women time to parent — Thursday March 7th. Click on SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of this call.
TBA — Thursday March 21st, 12:30 to 1:30pm ET
APRIL — Men & Women and the Pursuit of Happiness
John de Graff, founder of Take Back Your Time, will share insights around how we can push back on the epidemic of overwork and its negative effects on our health, families, communities and environment — Thursday April 4th. Click on SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of this call.
TBA — Thursday April 18th, 12:30 to 1:30pm ET
MAY — Men & Women and an Innovation Nation
Leslie Perlow, professor at the Harvard Business School, helps us understand what is really happening at work and whether changing the way we approach our work can benefit an organization’s productivity, individual careers and family life — Thursday May 2nd. Click on the SoundCloud link to listen to the tape of this call.
TBA — Thursday May 16th, 12:30 to 1:30pm ET
JUNE — NYC Dads Group Joins ThirdPath for Our Annual Father’s Day Call
Thursday June 13th, 12:30 to 1:30pm ET (This is the second Thursday of the month.)