Join Professor Stew Friedman in exploring everything related to work and the rest of life: your family, your community and society, and your private self (mind, body, and spirit). You’ll hear from the world’s leading experts – including researchers, CEOs, psychologists – and from everyday people in all kinds of jobs and families, with the aim of helping you become more informed and effective in creating harmony among the different parts of life. Please visit the Wharton Work/Life Integration Project for a complete roster of guests and interview transcripts. Visit our free podcast site for a curated set of edited shows supplemented by links to additional information about each guest and notes that outline each show’s content.

Guests [view recent guests]

  • Airs Tue 4/25 @7:30PM
    Stephanie Ackley Crowe

    Senior Director of Learning & Development
    Manhattan Associates

  • Airs Tue 4/25 @7PM
    David Tucker

    Head of Strategy

  • Airs Tue 4/25 @7PM
    Maria Yuan


  • Airs Tue 4/25 @7:30PM
    Vik Bakhru

    Chief Operating Officer
    First Opinion

  • Airs Tue 4/25 @7:15PM
    Alison Bloom-Feshbach

    Co-Founder, CEO
    Know Your Crew

  • Past Guest Tue 4/18
    Dr. Michael Baime

    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine; Founder and Director of the Penn Program for Mindfulness
    University of Pennsylvania

  • Past Guest Tue 4/11
    Brad Harrington

    Executive Director, Center for Work & Family; Research Professor, the Carroll School of Management
    Boston College

  • Past Guest Tue 4/4
    Cassie Mogilner Holmes

    Assistant Professor of Marketing
    the Wharton School

  • Past Guest Tue 3/28
    Andy Molinsky

    Professor of International Management and Organizational Behavior, International Business School; Author of "Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge and Build Confidence"
    Brandeis University

  • Past Guest Tue 3/21
    Arianna Huffington

    Founder; Founder and CEO; Author of "The Sleep Revolution"
    The Huffington Post; Thrive Global

  • Past Guest Tue 3/14
    Jeffrey Pfeffer

    Professor of Organization Behavior; Author of "The Knowing-Doing Gap"
    Stanford University

  • Past Guest Tue 3/14
    Jason Toff

    Head of Vine
    Twitter / Vine


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Stew is Wharton’s Practice Professor of Management, having founded both the Wharton Leadership Program and the Wharton Work/Life Integration Project. He has been recognized as one of HR's Most Influential International Thinkers, as one of the "world's top 50 business thinkers" by Thinkers50, and as winner of Thinkers50's Distinguished Achievement Award in the talent management field. Working Mother chose him as one of America’s 25 most influential men to have made things better for working parents and the Families and Work Institute honored him with its Work Life Legacy Award. His Leading the Life You Want: Skills for Integrating Work and Life (Harvard Business, 2014) was a Wall Street Journal bestseller. Total Leadership: Better Leader, Richer Life (Harvard Business, 2008), which describes his Total Leadership program, was also a bestseller and is in eight languages. An award-winning teacher, The New York Times cited the “rock star adoration” he inspires in his students.

4/11/17 Brad Harrington on Work & Life

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