How Covid-19 has made Dads re-evaluate work-life balance

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Newstalk ZB,
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Thu, 9 Sep 2021, 1:25PM
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How Covid-19 has made Dads re-evaluate work-life balance

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 9 Sep 2021, 1:25PM

Covid-19 lockdowns have given Dads a lot of food for thought and they are now re-evaluating their work-life balance. 

For many fathers, it's given them a chance to have the family time they wanted but couldn't make happen. 

It's also opened the eyes of a lot of men as to the work their partners do running their families, and in many situations, the male contribution to domestic housework and childcare has increased. 

To discuss this shift in the gender balance, Associate Professor of Employment Relations at AUT, Dr Katherine Ravenswood joined Kerre McIvor. 

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