Work Flexibility Best Practices

Although there’s no one-size-fits-all for work flexibility, it’s key to follow work flexibility best practices to ensure success—both as an employer an as an employee. Learn how to manage a work flex plan, communicate effectively with a distributed team, establish a culture that supports flexibility, and more in these posts on work flexibility best practices.

Going Beyond Balance to Work-Life Effectiveness

By |October 6th, 2015|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , , , |

Catalyst is launching a MOOC (massive open online course) about the value of inclusive leadership in building flexible—and productive—work environments.

Video: Making Flexibility Work, Hosted by Catalyst

By |October 1st, 2015|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , , , |

Join Sara Sutton Fell, Emma Plumb, and Amelia Costigan for this free webinar hosted by Catalyst to learn practical tips for making flex work for you.

How to Make Work Flexibility Work

By |September 17th, 2015|Categories: Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , , |

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 Do We Make Unlimited Time Off Work, Work?

By |September 1st, 2015|Categories: Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , |

For flexible work policies like unlimited time off to flourish, you need trust, top-down support and a shift from measuring productivity by time at a desk.

Thinking Outside the Box: Work Flex Works in Manufacturing

By |July 28th, 2015|Categories: Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , |

A new toolkit illustrates how the manufacturing industry can make flexible work a reality.

  • Peter Hirst

Tips for Successful Flex from Peter Hirst, Executive Director of Executive Education, MIT Sloan

By |June 24th, 2015|Categories: Expert Interviews, Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , |

MIT Sloan's Peter Hirst focuses on the "how" rather than the "why" when it comes to work flexibility. He shared his tips with us in a recent conversation.

Video: How to Improve Team Performance with Work Flexibility

By |March 6th, 2015|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , |

In this webinar, Kyra Cavanaugh of Life Meets Work shares how to improve team performance by engaging in six specific conversations.

Establishing a Flexible Work Culture

By |March 5th, 2015|Categories: Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , |

Establishing a flexible work culture requires both change management (for deployment) as well as change enablement (to sustain and accelerate it).

How Flex Work Is Impacting Business Collaboration

By |January 21st, 2015|Categories: Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , |

Flex work has had a major impact on technology and business trends, loosening work and collaboration from the binds of location and time.

  • Joan Blades

Take 5: Community Organizer Joan Blades on Respectful Work Cultures

By |October 13th, 2014|Categories: Expert Interviews, Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , |

Joan Blades, community organizer and co-founder of MoveOn.org and MomsRising.org, talks with us about how to foster broad workplace culture change.