Today on Millennial Playbook Podcast, we are joined by work/life balance expert and author of Mompowerment, Suzanne Brown. Suzanne is a part-time strategic marketing and business consultant with two young boys. She worked in the corporate world for 12 years before becoming an entrepreneur.
Tips for Millennials asking for more work/life balance
- Start with a proposal, treat it very professionally when trying to break into part time world from a full time position
- Ask for advice from other managers who have done this in your business when you want to transition
- Create a win win situation for everyone when you are asking
Resources to Find part-time roles
- Own It by Sallie Krawcheck
- Laura Vanderkam
She provides training, consulting, and speaking services to organizations all over the world. She has an MEd in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education from the University of Pittsburgh and is a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach. Her work helps to bridge communication gaps across generations, job functions, and geographies, and she has worked with organizations ranging from non-profits to multi-billion-dollar enterprises. She has delivered a TEDx talk on authentic workplace communication, and has been featured in media outlets including Forbes, ABC, FOX, and CBS. Her book, Humanize Your Workplace (Career Press), is set to release next year.