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Jackie Rees Ulmer
Jackie Rees Ulmer
Associate Professor of Management,
Management Information Systems
The Krannert School offers a world-class business education in an intimate, family-oriented atmosphere.

Demand family-friendly work practices

Undoubtedly, there will be some sacrifices when parents try to handle both parenting and their careers, said Ellen Kossek, professor of management and research director at the Center for Leadership at Purdue University. Most likely it will be up to you to figure it out and ask for what you need, like some flexibility in travel or workday hours.