Tag: benefits of flexibility

  • Non-parents with work flexibility

Why Flexibility is Great for Non-Parents, Too

By |March 27th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Unfortunately, the different wants and needs of non-parents sometimes don't get the same attention and understanding from managers when it comes to work flex. Here's why flexibility is great for non-parents, too.

  • 28-hour workweek

What 28-Hour Workweek in Germany Means for Flexibility 

By |February 27th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

German metal workers secured a major victory in their fight for increased work flexibility earlier this month, when their union finalized a deal that secures the right to a 28-hour workweek.

  • Woman who is passionate about work flexibility

Knowing If an Employer is Genuinely Passionate About Work Flexibility

By |February 16th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

How can you tell those truly passionate about work flexibility from the mere posers? Here are a few suggestions to help you make the distinction.

  • UN Sustainable Development Goals

How Remote Work Supports 7 of the UN Sustainable Development Goals

By |February 8th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Here's how flexibility—specifically remote working, or the ability to regularly work away from the centralized workplace—supports the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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The Problem with “Work-Life Balance”

By |February 6th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , , |

It's worth rethinking using the term work-life balance and instead coming up with another honest, more realistic goal to aspire to attain.

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Why We Want Work Flexibility: Fulfillment

By |January 25th, 2018|Categories: Why We Want Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

The 1 Million for Work Flexibility community weighs in on why work flexibility provides fulfillment—in so many ways.

5 Female Executives Outspoken about the Value of Flexible Work

By |January 18th, 2018|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

These five female executives have been outspoken about the need for flexible work—for working parents, for people with health issues… for everyone.

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5 Male Executives Outspoken about the Value of Flexible Work

By |January 16th, 2018|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Flexible work is not just for working moms, and it's not just for women. Here are five male executives speaking out about the value of flexible work.

  • 2018 your year

Contest: Make 2018 Your Year of Work Flexibility

By |January 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |

Are you ready to make 2018 your year for flex? This whole month of January, 1MFWF is running a contest to see what type of flex would best fit your life.

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10 Women-Led Businesses Supporting Women

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , , , |

These 10 inspiring women-led businesses are determined to remove the ceilings placed upon women at work, with flexibility as a core component for change.