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Research Explainer: “Telecommuting and Earnings Trajectories Among American Women and Men 1989–2008”, Social Forces

By |March 13th, 2017|Research Explainer|

A new study shows that the majority of telecommuting takes place after hours and on weekends, without a correlated increase in earnings.

Don’t Miss: The Most Desirable Employee Benefits, and More

By |February 24th, 2017|Don't Miss|

A new study by Fracti found that the top three desired employee benefits are simple: medical benefits, flex time, and more vacation time.

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.

How New Technology Will Change How You Work from Home

By |July 12th, 2016|Technology|

From artificial intelligence assistants to virtual reality conferencing, the introduction of new types of technology will change how you work from home.

Appen: Moving Flex Forward

By |March 28th, 2016|Business Case, Moving Flex Forward|

1MFWF talks with Appen about the company’s dedication to flex and how that has helped it succeed.

Don’t Miss: How Two Women Became CEOs Through Job Sharing, and More

By |February 12th, 2016|Don't Miss|

Read how two women progressed to the c-suite at UK-based cancer charity Macmillan via a shared role, and more.

Don’t Miss: The Employees Shut Inside Coffins, and More

By |December 18th, 2015|Don't Miss|

In South Korea, one employer is requiring employees to partake in their own pretend funeral ceremonies to help the find a greater appreciation for life.

Don’t Miss: The Invention of Telecommuting, and More

By |December 4th, 2015|Don't Miss|

The origins of telecommuting can be traced back to a 1973 book called The Telecommunications-Transportation Tradeoff by Jack Nilles, a former NASA engineer.