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.

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  • Past Guest Tue 2/21
    Barbara Waxman

    Author of "The Middlescence Manifesto: Igniting the Passion of Midlife"

  • Past Guest Tue 2/14
    Scott Moorehead

    Culture of Good, Inc

  • Past Guest Tue 2/14
    Ryan McCarty

    Culture of Good, Inc.

  • Past Guest Tue 2/7
    Stephanie Ackley Crowe

    Senior Director of Learning & Development
    Manhattan Associates

  • Past Guest Tue 2/7
    David Tucker

    Head of Strategy

  • Past Guest Tue 2/7
    Maria Yuan


  • Past Guest Tue 2/7
    Vik Bakhru

    Chief Operating Officer
    First Opinion

  • Past Guest Tue 2/7
    Alison Bloom-Feshbach

    Co-Founder, CEO
    Know Your Crew

  • Past Guest Tue 1/31
    Scott Sonenshein

    Professor of Management; Author of "Stretch: Unlock the Power of Less - and Achieve More Than You Ever Imagined"
    Rice University

  • Past Guest Tue 1/24
    Stephanie Coontz

    Director of Research and Public Education
    Evergreen State College

  • Past Guest Tue 1/17
    Emily Esfahani Smith

    Author of “The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life That Matters”

  • Past Guest Tue 1/10
    Sam Calagione

    Founder and President
    Dogfish Head Brewery


Stew FriedmanStew Friedman

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.

2/14/17 Ryan McCarty and Scott Moorehead on Work and Life

Culture of Good, Inc.
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