For This Working Mom It’s a Real Balancing Act

Shana Miller Kennedy has figured out how to balance work and family, quite literally. But the founder of one of the country’s few circus-arts schools cautions against multitasking. A good juggler must have total focus. Babysitters also help a lot.

Unions Put Paid Family Leave on the Table

Unions that put family-friendly benefits at the heart of contract negotiations are boosting their case with productivity arguments. One group of janitors says they most want assistance managing their children’s education. The second of two stories.