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Jobsharing And Beyond

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.


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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