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1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Set in a British register office, where people come to record life's big events: births, marriages, and deaths. Senior Registrar Kate Dickenson juggles a hectic personal life with grumpy teenagers and longtime partner Rob, while dealing with the emotional toll the job has on her. After a big promotion, jealous colleague Judy threatens to reveal an indiscretion Kate had with her handsome...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LOV

Jakes, T. D.

Summary: Offers guidance for readers intended to help them provide a solid living while still dedicating enough energy to time with God, friends, and family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: FaithWords 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 260 JAK

Schnall, Susie Orman

Summary: In 1949, dutiful and ambitious Charlotte's dream of a career in advertising is shattered when her father demands she help out with the family business. Meanwhile, Charlotte is swept into the glamorous world of the Miss Subways beauty contest, which promises irresistible opportunities with its Park Avenue luster and local fame status. But when her new friend--the intriguing and gorgeous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2018

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3 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCH

Pearson, Allison

Summary: Kate Reddy is facing her 50th birthday. Her children have turned into impossible teenagers; her mother and in-laws are in precarious health; and her husband is having a midlife crisis that leaves her desperate to restart her career after years away from the workplace. Once again, Kate is scrambling to keep all the balls in the air in a juggling act.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Pearson 2018

Wolf, Alison.

Summary: Explores how the growing number of professional women have impacted society, considering controversial perspectives on how the definition of female success has changed in ways that may not be supporting a woman's best interests.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.4 WOL

Easton, Marilyn

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Make yourself heard--on and off the bench. Whether you spend your days arguing your case at work, fighting gender discrimination, or raising the next generation of dissenters, call an adjournment and ask yourself, "What would RBG do?" Grab your collar and get motivated to change the world with words of inspirational wit and wisdom from Associate Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg"--Back...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2019

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Steel, Danielle.

Summary: A high-powered CEO and mother of two, a mom who gave up a promising law career, and a struggling artist and mother with an absent husband are forced to reevaluate their sacrifices and beliefs when they confront the realities of power and family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC STE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Steel 2014

Trump, Ivanka

Summary: The daughter of Donald Trump and founder of her eponymous fashion brand counsels women on how to achieve maximum success in all areas of life through a strategic prioritization that includes family, friends, and creative pursuits, as well as career ambitions. "I believe that when it comes to women and work, there isn't one right answer. The only person who can create a life you'll love is you....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 651 TRU

Brzezinski, Mika

Summary: Examines the enemies of women's success both in the workplace and at home and reveals strategies to overcome them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 650.108 Brzezinski 2015

Kelly, Matthew.

Summary: One of the major issues concerning our lives today is work-life balance. No one has it and everyone wants it. In this book the author suggests that balance is not what we really want. What is proposed by the author is that we all really want satisfaction as opposed to balance.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 650.1 KEL

Kelly, Matthew.

Summary: Argues that people require satisfaction more than a work-life balance, outlining a system used by the author to promote energy, focus on key priorities, and avoid popular beliefs that compromise personal fulfillment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hudson Street Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 KEL

Brody, Lauren Smith

Summary: "The Fifth Trimester is your new best friend: a brilliant, tells-it-like-it-is guide to help moms cope with all the demands of the real world after Baby arrives. The first three trimesters (and the fourth--those blurry newborn days) are for the baby, but the Fifth Trimester is when the working mom is born. No matter what the job, you're bound to have questions: When should I go back? Flex-time...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 BRO

Dufu, Tiffany

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A bold and inspiring memoir and manifesto from a renowned voice in the women's leadership movement who shows women how to cultivate the single skill they really need in order to thrive: the ability to let go. Once the poster girl for doing it all, after she had her first child, Tiffany Dufu struggled to accomplish everything she thought she needed to in order to succeed. Like so many driven...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DUFU, TIFFANY DUF

Huffington, Arianna Stassinopoulos

Summary: Looks beyond power and money, the traditionally accepted measures of success, to elaborate on the importance of a third metric--the nurturing of well-being, wisdom, and compassion to create a healthy work-life balance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 650.1 HUF

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 HUF

Pearson, Allison

Summary: "Allison Pearson's brilliant debut novel, I Don't Know How She Does It, was a New York Times bestseller with four million copies sold around the world. Called "the definitive social comedy of working motherhood" (The Washington Post) and "a hysterical look--in both the laughing and crying senses of the world--at the life of Supermom" (The New York Times), I Don't Know How She Does It introduced...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PEA
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEA

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION PEA

Swanson, Wendy Sue

Summary: Presents evidence-based advice on raising children, enhancing a collection of the author's blog posts with statistics, charts, and summaries to discuss four themes--prevention, social-emotional support, immunizations, and work-life balance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus Distribution Services 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 SWA