Aug 19, 2020
Rob Sturrock is a working father of two small children, an advocate for gender equality, healthy masculinity, and author of his new book "Man Raises Boy: A revolutionary approach for fathers who want to raise kind, confident, and happy sons." He lives on the beaches in Sydney with his wife, son, and daughter.
Upcoming online event co-hosted by Rob: Father's Day 2020: Can a Pandemic Accelerate Dad-friendly Workplaces? Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 12-1 pm AEST, click here for registration info
Topics we talked about:
2:39 Why Rob wrote his book "Man Raises Boy"
4:54 "Fathers can do absolutely everything mums can do except breastfeeding"
7:04 Skills from unpaid care work are leadership skills
9:26 Part-time work as a dad is very rare in Australia
11:50 Jobsharing part 1
12:45 Covid19 & flexible work situation
16:40 Gender equality initiative at work - needs to be more inclusive for moms & dads
21:45 Inspiring the Future UK project - breaking down gender barriers
26:30 Jobsharing part 2