Very interesting, but again agrees with teh fact that Boris is not saying anything NEW. We would love to work less but it is not much of an option.
So saying I am a rare example, I love my job, I am highly valued, I couldn't imagine asking for part-time, but that is my choice. I am given enough flexibility to get to all important kids events and I do have the rate work/life balance with my dh. As my kids get older it is easier and easier to work (except the holiday dilemma) and am really moving up the ladder which I didn't do much before kids