Barbara Pocock interviewed on work-life balance in The Australian

More Than Luck author Barbara Pocock was cited by Helen Trinca in a 14 August article on Julia Gillard’s ideas about work.

Barbara Pocock, director of the Centre for Work + Life at the University of South Australia, says the PM is speaking about work as a place where we “make” ourselves. “We used to make ourselves in the street or the community, but we make ourselves increasingly in the workplace,” Pocock says. She notes the change in rhetoric: Rudd talked about hard work, Gillard talks about being created through hard work.

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