Tag: 21st Century Workforce

  • Flexible workforce

Work Flex News: 2018 – The Year of the Flexible Workforce, and More

By |March 30th, 2018|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

While our own blog features regular contributions from experts on this topic, we also keep an eye out for great articles elsewhere on the web. Here are some recent items not to miss, including why 2018 is the year of the flexible workforce.

  • H.R. 4219

Fake Flexibility Strikes Again: New Workflex Bill H.R. 4219 Is Not the Answer

By |November 30th, 2017|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

In early November 2017, Rep. Mimi Walters (R-CA) introduced H.R. 4219, the “Workflex in the 21st Century Act.” Does it live up to its promise?

Is the 9-5 Job Really Going Extinct?

By |April 24th, 2017|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |

How exactly the modern workplace shapes up (and whether companies and workers will embrace all the changes) still remains to be seen.

Work Flex News: Let Your Workers Rebel, and More

By |October 28th, 2016|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

For companies to support employees performance and innovation, they need to find that balance between freedom and structure.

  • worker happiness

Take 5: Lonnie Golden on the Economics of Work Flexibility and Worker Happiness

By |October 25th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Expert Interviews|Tags: , , , , |

Lonnie Golden is a Professor of Economics and Labor & Employment Relations at Penn State University, Abington College.

  • Shay Chan Hodges

Author Insights: Shay Chan Hodges on Mothering and Work in the 21st Century Economy

By |March 19th, 2015|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , |

Shay Chan Hodges talks with us about her book Lean On and Lead, a collection of 30 first-person narratives about juggling career with child-rearing.

Today’s Ideal Worker is Not the Same As Yesterday’s

By |December 15th, 2014|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Rethinking the ideal worker archetype is not only beneficial for families, but for employers as well, notes Ithaca College student Alessandra Tantawi.

Tele-what? Teleworkonomics

By |November 17th, 2014|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Remote Work|Tags: , , |

Now is the time to merge 21st Century Technology with the 21st Century Worker to become a more productive and engaged 21st Century Organization.

New Business Etiquette for the Flexible Work World

By |October 24th, 2014|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , , |

Here are five rules of new business etiquette for the flexible work world so you’re never the “unproductive teleworker nowhere to be found."

1 Million for Work Flexibility: Who We Are

By |August 15th, 2014|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |

The 1MFWF movement has grown by leaps and bounds since launch, and we now have more than 60 organizations on board as part of our coalition—and counting.