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  • Managing social anxiety as a remote worker

Managing Social Anxiety as a Remote Worker

By |February 21st, 2019|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , |

Some find that their social anxiety actually worsens when they work virtually. Use these tips to manage that anxiety as a remote worker.

  • Vermont Is Paying Professionals to Move There and Work Remotely

Vermont Is Paying Professionals to Move There and Work Remotely

By |January 24th, 2019|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , |

If you liketo work remotely, and you enjoy the snowy climes of the U.S. Northeast, Vermont has a deal for you.

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7 Job Share Myths Debunked

By |January 16th, 2019|Categories: Job Sharing|Tags: , |

Job sharing is a flexible work practice you may not have considered, but could be key to more family time, better health, and excelling in our careers. Here are some job sharing myths debunked.

  • Ted Talks about work flexibility

6 Great TED Talks About Work Flexibility

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

Whether it's shifting hours, telecommuting, going part-time, or choosing some other option, flexibility is a popular trend in workplaces around the world. To provide a taste of the direction these conversations have headed during the last decade or so, here are six TED Talks that touch on flexibility and its effect on the world of work.

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More People Now Telecommute Than Take Public Transit to Get to Work

By |October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Recently released government statistics show that what flex work advocates have long expected has officially come to pass: telecommuting has become more common than taking public transit to work. Here's what you need to know.

  • 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.

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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.

3 Reasons Modern Sales Teams Are Flex Work Role Models

By |June 11th, 2015|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |

Here are three reasons why sales professionals are the type of flex worker you should observe and mirror in your own career field.

Can Your Job Be a Flexible Job?

By |March 24th, 2015|Categories: Requesting Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

In theory, almost any job can indeed be a flexible job. You just have to figure out what type of flex matters most to you.

6 Different Ways to Flex

By |October 29th, 2014|Categories: Requesting Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

When it comes to work flexibility, there is no one size-fits-all. So if you’re in desperate need of flex, here are some options to consider.