Blog Archives

Report Summary: “Navigating the Demands of Work and Eldercare,” U.S. Department of Labor

By |January 17th, 2017|Research Explainer|

A new report from the U.S. Department of Labor highlights the value of flexibility for the millions of working Americans who are also caregivers.

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.

Don’t Miss: Is There Such a Thing As a ‘Bore Out’, and More

By |July 29th, 2016|Don't Miss|

We’ve all heard of being overstressed in the workplace, but what about being chronically bored? Read about the "bore out" trend and more.

Balancing Family, Health, and Work

By |June 23rd, 2016|Flexibility Stories|

Flexible work has been a key part of my life for two decades. Today I finally have the perfect fit: a flexible career, just in time for when I need it most.

Video: A Conversation with Anne-Marie Slaughter on Women, Men, Work, and Family

By |June 9th, 2016|Events|

This special event featuring Anne-Marie Slaughter was co-hosted by ThirdPath Institute, City Dads Group, and 1 Million for Work Flexibility.

Limited Flexible Job Options Condemning Thousands to Poverty

By |January 14th, 2016|Inspiration|

A new UK study reports that hundreds of thousands are out of work or ‘trapped’ in low-paying jobs because too many employers refuse to offer flexibility.

Honor Our Armed Forces By Expanding Work Flexibility

By |November 11th, 2015|Benefits|

You might think of working parents as the primary audience for work flexibility. But veterans from all of the U.S. Armed Forces need flexible work, too.

Why Work Flex is Critical for People with Cancer

By |October 13th, 2015|Benefits|

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here are just a few reasons why flex work is a necessity for those with cancer—and those who serve as caregivers.