54 episodes

The Work-Life Equation presented by Bright Horizons, features candid conversations, stories, and strategies from corporate leaders, public figures and everyday people who are putting the pieces together to make life work. Laugh with them, cry with them, and find emotional support as they navigate this new reality together.

The Work-Life Equation Bright Horizons Family Solutions

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

The Work-Life Equation presented by Bright Horizons, features candid conversations, stories, and strategies from corporate leaders, public figures and everyday people who are putting the pieces together to make life work. Laugh with them, cry with them, and find emotional support as they navigate this new reality together.

    How One Leader’s Personal Planning Created Workplace Change

    How One Leader’s Personal Planning Created Workplace Change

    David Newson, founder of XNW Digital, is a seasoned professional who brings a unique perspective to the discussion of work-life integration and mindful leadership. With a successful career in marketing and a genuine commitment to striking a balance between professional success and personal fulfillment, David's insights into intentional time management and navigating the challenges of parenthood and leadership are sure to resonate with working parents and leaders seeking improved work-life integration. His personal journey and experiences offer valuable wisdom and practical strategies for finding harmony between professional and personal responsibilities.

    • 48 min
    Ep. 11: Roger Brown and Linda Mason, Co-founders of Bright Horizons

    Ep. 11: Roger Brown and Linda Mason, Co-founders of Bright Horizons

    In this episode of The Work Life Equation podcast, co-founders Roger Brown and Linda Mason share the story of their incredible journey that inspired them to start Bright Horizons and revolutionize the child care industry. They also talk about their hopes for the future of early childhood education, especially for those in one of the most important roles: our teachers.   

    • 40 min
    Ep. 10: Lars Minns, Chief HR Officer, Mercedes-Benz, North America

    Ep. 10: Lars Minns, Chief HR Officer, Mercedes-Benz, North America

    Do you want your employees to be happier and more productive? Are you looking for a solution to improve their work-life balance? Look no further.
    Join Christine Michel Carter, Priya Krishnan, and Lars Minns, CHRO of Mercedes-Benz, North America, we discuss the key to achieving greater employee well-being and satisfaction. By implementing effective strategies, you can create a workplace environment that prioritizes the mental and physical health of your team. This will result in increased job satisfaction, better work-life balance, and a more engaged and motivated workforce.
    Let's work together to create a workplace culture that supports and values employee well-being.

    • 29 min
    Ep. 9: Ariel Foxman, Writer & VP, Brand and Experience

    Ep. 9: Ariel Foxman, Writer & VP, Brand and Experience

    Does this sound familiar? You want to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment for all families, but you're not quite sure how. You may have been told to simply ignore differences and treat everyone the same, but that approach hasn't yielded the results you hoped for.
    The truth is, ignoring diversity can actually lead to feelings of exclusion and disrespect. You may be feeling frustrated and uncertain about how to move forward. But don't worry - in this episode with our featured guest, Ariel Foxman, we'll explore the importance of respecting and celebrating diverse family structures and traditions. You'll gain valuable insights and practical tips to create a more inclusive and harmonious society.

    • 53 min
    Ep. 8: Swin Cash, Vice President of Basketball Operations, New Orleans Pelicans

    Ep. 8: Swin Cash, Vice President of Basketball Operations, New Orleans Pelicans

    Do you want to break barriers, shatter glass ceilings, and become a game-changer in your male-dominated industry? Do you want to see diversity and gender equality thrive within your workplace? If so, we have the solution for you.
    Join Christine and Priya on this week's episode of The Work-Life Equation as they speak with Swin Cash, an empowering leader, speaker, and advocate. She shares how you can achieve the ultimate goal: to become an unstoppable force and achieve gender parity in your industry. Get ready to be inspired, motivated, and equipped with the tools and strategies to take your career to the next level.

    • 23 min
    Ep. 7: Ann Shoket, CEO, The Li.st and Founder, New Power Media

    Ep. 7: Ann Shoket, CEO, The Li.st and Founder, New Power Media

    Ann Shoket, founder of New Power Media and CEO of The Li.st, shares her inspiring journey of reinventing her career as an author and entrepreneur after her memorable career as Editor-in-Chief at Seventeen Magazine.
    In this episode, you will be able to: 
    Understand the value of a solid support network for women in their workplace journey. Tackle the issue of loneliness that often plagues women pursuing professional development. Discover fresh approaches to re-envisioning power dynamics and success for women. Harness the strength of your existing relationships to expand your professional network. Promote a culture of cooperation to establish a fairer and more inclusive workplace.

    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Podcast Parent ,

Good information

The information given in these podcasts is great! This is a must listen to podcats series for any parent!

Top Podcasts In Kids & Family

Dr. Becky Kennedy
National Geographic Kids
Dear Media, Aliza Pressman
Black Love Podcast Network
WBUR
American Public Media

You Might Also Like

José Andrés Media
KQED
Dr. Becky Kennedy
Morra Aarons-Mele
Glennon Doyle and Audacy
NPR