Tag: right to request

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.

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.

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.

Make 2016 the Year of #WorkFlex!

By |January 5th, 2016|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |

This is the year that you will (finally) ditch your office job and (finally) have work-life balance. Make 2016 the year of #workflex with these five tips.

Families and Flexibility: New Yorkers Need a 21st Century Workplace

By |September 21st, 2015|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

Our new report demonstrates that we need workplace reforms that give New Yorkers a shot at balancing their work and personal lives.

Take 5: San Francisco Supervisor David Chiu on the Right to Request Flexibility

By |October 20th, 2014|Categories: Expert Interviews, Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Under David Chiu’s leadership, the SF Board of Supervisors passed the Family Friendly Workplace Ordinance. Learn more about the new legislation in our Q&A.

All UK Workers Now Have Right to Request Work Flexibility

By |July 29th, 2014|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

As of June 30, 2014, all UK employees now have the legal right to request work flexibility.

A Call for the “Right to Request” in Berkeley

By |July 18th, 2014|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

In Berkeley, CA, we are calling on the government to pass a “right-to-request law”—not only to benefit families, but also to benefit the environment.

Right to Request: Declaring Independence with Work Flexibility

By |July 7th, 2014|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Before we borrow Right to Request legislation from the UK, it may be time to step back and apply the ingenuity that has served us well since colonial days.