A Little Help From My Friends: A Year of Awesome Guest Posts
Here’s a roundup of the guest posts featured at Fathers, Work and Family over the past year. Enjoy this incredible collection of fathers’ voices discussing work-family issues.
In blogging, just like in my college intramural softball days, I’m lucky to have surrounded myself with great friends
One of my goals in starting this blog was to build a community of busy, involved working dads who could share their experiences, insights, challenges and triumphs. In this way, we’d know that we are not alone in our work-family juggles, and that we could be sources of emotional and tangible support for each other.
This community is growing–thanks to you. Your readership, comments, emails and other displays of support have been valuable. In addition, I have relied on my friends, family and professional contacts to add their perspectives to FWF through guest posts.
I was reading through these “Sharing Experiences” guest posts the other day and was struck by how consistently great they are. Here’s a link to each and every guest post (from most recent to most distant). Enjoy!
Aaron Gouveia on prioritizing family over money
Noble McIntyre on how making time for charitable work helps him lead a more balanced life
Erik Eddy on how he and his wife took turns prioritizing each other’s careers while raising their son
Brian Shields on how he left a successful corporate career to start his own business in order to create a better work-family balance
My dad, Joe Behson with a look at work-family balance for dads across the generations
Neil Cohen on the pressure parents feel to be perfect
Thanks to all these guest contributors. If you have a story you’d like to share, please contact me–I’m always on the lookout for good guest content.
What do you think about these guest posts? Let’s discuss in the comments section.
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