Blog Archives

Report Summary: “State of the American Workplace,” Gallup

By |April 13th, 2017|Research Explainer|

According to Gallup's new "State of the American Workplace," just 33 percent of workers are engaged at work. Work flexibility could help.

How-to Guide: How to Develop Skills for Effective Flex

By |April 10th, 2017|Requesting Flexibility|

Here are six skills to develop now that should help you prove you're ready for flexibility when your time to ask arrives.

How to Help Your Remote Workers Feel Less Remote

By |March 20th, 2017|Flexibility Best Practices, Remote Work|

Here are a few things that make remote workers feel forgotten, and what both their managers and their coworkers can do to alleviate those problems.

Video: Building Thriving Businesses with Strategic Flexibility

By |December 8th, 2016|Events, Flexibility Best Practices|

Learn about how to use flexibility strategically from business leaders and flexibility experts Delta Emerson, Sara Sutton Fell, and Ken Stern.

Author Insights: Joan Blades and Nanette Fondas on The Custom Fit Workplace

By |September 27th, 2016|Author Insights, Business Case|

Joan Blades and Nanette Fondas are coauthors of The Custom Fit Workplace: Choose When, Where, and How to Work and Boost Your Bottom Line.

Author Insights: Kevin Sheridan on The Virtual Manager

By |July 5th, 2016|Author Insights|

Kevin Sheridan is the author of The Virtual Manager, which explores how to most effectively manage remote workers.

How-to Guide: How to Manage a Work Flex Plan as a Supervisor

By |May 19th, 2016|Flexibility Best Practices|

Managing a work flex plan with your team can be challenging, but these tips should help you keep your workers both productive and happy.

How-to Guide: How to Get Started with Flexibility

By |April 26th, 2016|Flexibility Best Practices|

Before you can start working from home, your company needs to build a flexible work program. If your boss is ready to take that plunge, you can help.