But despite this change, many men are still struggling to find balance between work and home. More than that, they’re also struggling with long-held stereotypes of men and fathers in general. Whether it's being hesitant to ask for paternity leave for fear of hurting their careers, or having difficulty coming to grips with being an at-home parent because they’d rather be working and providing, dads these days have a lot on their plate.
But which specific work/life issues are men struggling with today and how are they affected? We figured the best way to find out the answer was to ask them (and women as well), and more than 1,800 people responded. Here’s what they had to say.