Blog Archives

Polycom’s Polly Calm, Leading the Way in Vidiquette

By |September 6th, 2016|Technology|

In a new six-part video series which premieres today, Polycom's vidiquette expert Polly Calm helps correct distracting behaviors common to video calls.

Email In Real Life, And How to Fix It

By |August 23rd, 2016|Inspiration|

It’s a given that most people write differently from how they speak. And nowhere is that more the case than in emails.

Video: Having It All Movie Premiere and Webinar

By |March 7th, 2016|Events|

1MFWF was pleased to join FlexJobs in hosting the online premiere for Having It All, followed by a webinar led by work-family experts.

How One Woman Created Her Own Work Flex

By |December 24th, 2015|Working Parents|

In this video, a working mother of three tells her story of how she found work-life balance by becoming an entrepreneur.

Work Flex in Film: Is This Really the Home Office of the Future?

By |December 10th, 2015|Inspiration|

In this clip of a 1967 episode of the CBS show “The 21st Century,” Walter Cronkite attempts to predict what the future of telework would look like.

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

By |September 21st, 2015|Legislation|

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

How to Make Work Flexibility Work

By |September 17th, 2015|Flexibility Best Practices|

Getting your boss to agree to let you work from home can be a tough sell. But what happens after you get the green light to work remotely?

How to Ask for a Flexible Schedule

By |August 18th, 2015|Inspiration|

It’s one thing to know why you need a flexible schedule, but another to know how to ask for it.