Tag: legislation

Fake Flexibility: Proposed “Comp Time” Legislation is a Fraud

By |May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Why would anyone think we need H.R. 1180, the Working Families Flexibility Act, when clearly we don’t need it and our employees don’t need it?

‘Working Families Flexibility Act’ Brings Flex Debate to Congress

By |May 1st, 2017|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Work flexibility is under debate in the U.S. House of Representatives, in the form of a new bill called the Working Families Flexibility Act.

Don’t Miss: How Office Culture Can Crush Women’s Ambitions, and More

By |April 28th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

Research from Boston Consulting Group reveals that women’s reluctance to apply for senior roles may stem from company culture more than lack of ambition.

Berkeley Passes Right-to-Request Law

By |January 26th, 2017|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

On January 24, the City Council of Berkeley, CA, passed a "right-to-request law" giving employees the right to request flexibility and predictability.

Don’t Miss: Looking for a Few Good Docs, and More

By |November 25th, 2016|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A new generation of aspiring physician mothers are making it clear that the medical training system needs an overhaul.

Spotlight on… A Better Balance

By |November 22nd, 2016|Categories: 1MFWF Supporter Spotlight|Tags: , , , , |

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.

Work Flex Landscape Shifts with New Laws, Regulations

By |November 1st, 2016|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A look at recent developments around flex legislation indicates that more cities, states, and nations are showing they care about this issue.

Where Do the Presidential Candidates Stand on Flexibility?

By |October 7th, 2016|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

1MFWF has scoured news reports, voting records, and other sources to find out where the presidential candidates stand on issues related to work flexibility.

New Hampshire Becomes Second State with Right To Request Flexibility

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Earlier this month, New Hampshire became the second state to give workers the legal right to request work flexibility.

Empowering a Stronger Granite State Economy

By |May 9th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

In this new economy, workplace flexibility is essential, and New Hampshire has an opportunity to be a real leader.