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About Jennifer Parris

Jennifer Parris once tackled a daily four-hour commute. Now, as a contributing writer for 1 Million for Work Flexibility and the Career Writer for FlexJobs, she commutes to the corner office (in her house, that is) in under 60 seconds.

Why We Want Work Flexibility: Commuting

By |January 20th, 2017|Inspiration|

Straight from our 1 Million for Work Flexibility community, here’s why we want work flexibility when it comes to commuting.

Why We Want Work Flexibility: Parenting

By |December 22nd, 2016|Inspiration|

Working parents are one of the largest segments of the U.S. workforce who need work flexibility.

How Work Flexibility Can Help You Save Money During the Holidays

By |December 9th, 2016|Inspiration|

Work flexibility brings savings in a variety of ways, including helping you save money during the holidays.

Spotlight on… A Better Balance

By |November 22nd, 2016|Supporter Spotlight|

A Better Balance is focused on creating a comprehensive multi-strategy plan to address the issue of work-life balance—and the work-family dilemma.

Finding Success in a Five-Hour Workday

By |October 14th, 2016|Inspiration|

Tower Paddle Boards implemented a five-hour workday in 2015 and has never looked back.

Top 5 “The Onion” Features on the Workplace

By |October 6th, 2016|Inspiration|

Never one to shy away from telling it like it is, The Onion’s satirical take on global, national, and local news has skewered the workplace recently.

Spotlight On… ThirdPath Institute

By |September 15th, 2016|Supporter Spotlight|

ThirdPath Institute helps individuals, families, and organizations redesign work to create time for family, community, and other life priorities.

5 Ways to Be Productive While Enjoying the Outdoors

By |September 13th, 2016|Inspiration|

Not all work has to happen at a desk. Here are five ways to be productive while enjoying the outdoors.