Dads Want Work-Life Balance Too

A survey of working fathers by Monster.com found that 68 percent of dads would consider becoming an at-home parent "if money were no object." Fifty-three percent of dads said of the family-friendly policies they "appreciate most" a flexible work schedule topped the list, followed by 24 percent identifying a telecommuting option and 12 percent singling out on-site child care. (June 2007)