Events on Work Flexibility

1MFWF hosts regular webinars on work flexibility; if you are not able to attend in person, please check our blog for video recordings. We also highlight events taking place on this issue both nationally and internationally.

Film “Zero Weeks” Tackles U.S. Family Leave Crisis

By |May 15th, 2018|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

A new film, Zero Weeks, examines all aspects of the nation's paid family leave problem through the eyes of real people who are struggling because of it.

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Honoring the Flex Trailblazers

By |March 14th, 2018|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

The 2018 Flex Impact Awards will be presented at the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance’s annual conference Diversity + Flexibility = Embracing Change on March 21, 2018 in Washington, DC. Here's how it will be honoring the flex trailblazers.

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Video: Juggling Work and Family as a New Parent—More Joy, Less Stress

By |January 11th, 2018|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , , , |

This 1MFWF and ThirdPath Institute webinar featuring Katrina Alcorn focused on increasing the joys of balancing work and family as a new parent.

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CUWFA Conference: Work-Life Effectiveness in Higher Education

By |December 7th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

The College and University Work-Life-Family Association is hosting its annual work-life conference at Emory University from March 13-15, 2018.

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Video: The State of National Flex

By |October 17th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, National Flex Day|Tags: , , , |

On #NationalFlexDay, work flex thought leaders Sara Sutton Fell, Ian Reynolds, Brigid Schulte, Andy Cuneo, and more discussed the state of national flex.

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Enter Our National Flex Day Contest!

By |October 5th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, National Flex Day|Tags: , |

1MFWF held a #NationalFlexDay contest around the question, "What does work flexibility mean to you?"

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European Freelancers Week and the State of Freelancing in Europe

By |September 21st, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Gig Economy|Tags: , , |

Freelancers are coming out in full force in Europe this fall for the second annual European Freelancers Week, running from October 7-15, 2017.

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Maximizing Remote Work: Attend the TRaD Works Conference

By |August 30th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Remote Work|Tags: , , , , |

This September, thought leaders and recruiting professionals from across the country will head to Washington D.C. to attend the annual TRaD Works forum.

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1MFWF Director Speaks at Stanford on the Diversity Problem in Silicon Valley

By |July 31st, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Emma Plumb, director of 1MFWF, recently spoke at Stanford about work flexibility and the diversity problem in Silicon Valley.

Flexible Working Day Launches in Australia

By |June 19th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Flexible Working Day aims to reverse the perceived negative connotations of flexible working and encourage greater uptake of flex across Australia.