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Portable Benefits Bill Aims to Help Temporary, Freelance, and Other Flex Workers

By |July 18th, 2017|Categories: Gig Economy, Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

In May, U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va, and U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene, D-Wash., introduced the Portable Benefits for Independent Workers Pilot Program Act

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Don’t Miss: Women Want Flexibility; Men Want Control, and More

By |June 30th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

The gap is widening between men and women when it comes to wanting greater workplace flexibility versus more pay.

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.

How a Shorter Work Week Can Benefit Companies, Workers

By |June 6th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Several businesses that have experimented with shorter work weeks are finding that both morale and productivity are boosted by the arrangement.

3 Reasons Athletes Benefit from Work Flexibility

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Whether you’re a bonafide Olympian, an avid runner, or a diehard gym junkie, here are three reasons why athletes benefit from work flexibility.

Hope Beyond Fibroids: My Fibroids & Infertility Journey

By |April 26th, 2017|Categories: Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , |

A regular “9 to 5” would not have been able to accommodate the demands fibroids and infertility made on my body and time.

Why Flex Matters for Autism Awareness Month

By |April 18th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

April is autism awareness month. For those working moms and dads who are caring for children with special needs, work flexibility is especially critical.

Why We Want Work Flexibility: Work-Life Balance

By |March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Why We Want Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

In order to have work-life balance, your work life and your personal life have to work together, literally, hand in hand. That requires flexibility.

How I’ve Used Flex to Pursue My Passion in Personal Training

By |February 28th, 2017|Categories: Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , |

With fate, organization, and courage, I’ve been able to pursue my passion for personal training while paying bills and living a comfortable life.

Ergonomics 101 for Remote Workers

By |February 14th, 2017|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

Working remotely can be an ergonomic and injury prevention challenge both for remote workers and employers with a remote workforce.