At 1MFWF, we always want to highlight work that’s happening around the country and across the globe pertaining to work flexibility. While our own blog features regular contributions from experts on this topic, we also keep an eye out for great articles on work flexibility elsewhere on the web. Check out these roundups for items not to miss.
From the private to the public sector, employees in Sweden are trying out six-hour work days. Learn about this new trend and more.
Working Mother released its annual 100 Best Companies list this week, highlighting the best employers offering flexibility, paid time off, and more.
Increased job flexibility would enable parents to make choices that would better allow for future mobility for their children.
Key questions will be whether people take advantage of the new paid parental leave benefits, and how beneficial they are in practice for working parents.
At the White House Conference on Aging, President Obama said part of addressing the issue of an aging workforce is providing work flex and family leave.