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3 Industries Poised to Benefit from Flexibility

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A few entire industries stand out for the potential to benefit wide swaths of the workforce by exploring opportunities in flex.

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Tackling the Work Flexibility Stigma

By |August 10th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

Susan Lloyd-Hurwitz, CEO of Mirvac, leads a discussion on the face of flexible work today in a video called “Workplace Flexibility: The Business Case."

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Work Flexibility Keeps Women in STEM

By |August 8th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , , |

Katherine Hubert is an engineer, mother of two, and founder of the site onestemforall.com which aims to help level the playing field for women in STEM.

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1MFWF Director Speaks at Stanford on the Diversity Problem in Silicon Valley

By |July 31st, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Emma Plumb, director of 1MFWF, recently spoke at Stanford about work flexibility and the diversity problem in Silicon Valley.

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3 Things Employers Need to Know About Work Flexibility

By |July 20th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

In this video, Ray Baumruk, employee research leader at Aon Hewitt, highlights for Bloomberg BNA what employers need to know about workplace flexibility.

Remote Work Benefits Rural Economies and Communities

By |July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , , , , |

By hiring remote workers in small rural communities, businesses expand their recruiting pool— and rural economies get a boost.

Why Work Flexibility Is Good for Employer and Employee Well-Being

By |June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

In this video, the American Psychological Association Center for Organizational Excellence outlines the many reasons for companies to embrace work flex.

Flexible Working Day Launches in Australia

By |June 19th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Flexible Working Day aims to reverse the perceived negative connotations of flexible working and encourage greater uptake of flex across Australia.

Why We Want Work Flexibility: Community Engagement

By |June 8th, 2017|Categories: Why We Want Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Learn more from 1MFWF supporters who have weighed in on why community engagement is one of the benefits of work flexibility.

5 Connections Between Mental Health and Flexible Work Options

By |May 30th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

Flexible work options play a very direct role in people’s well-being when it comes to work, stress, and mental health.