Tag: flexible schedule

  • The 9-to-5 is dead

The 9-to-5 Is Dead for 94% of British Workers, and More News

By |December 7th, 2018|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Here are some recent items not to miss, including why 2018 is the year of the flexible workforce and why the 9-to-5 is dead for British workers.

  • Job sharing poster

Job Sharing Gives Every Employee a Better Work-Life Balance, Especially Parents and the Differently Abled

By |October 16th, 2018|Categories: Job Sharing|Tags: , , |

Flexibility is more than just a nice perk. Here's how job sharing and work flexibility can help everyone achieve better work-life balance, especially parents and the differently abled.

  • Question mark asking for flexible working hours

How to Ask for Flexible Working Hours

By |September 11th, 2018|Categories: Requesting Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Even if you’re confident that a flexible schedule will lead to a more balanced life for you and boost your productivity for your company, it can still be difficult to ask your boss for flex. Here are some tips to ask for flexible working hours.

  • Flexible work is becoming the norm

Flexible Work Is Becoming the Norm: Here’s Why

By |August 21st, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

After years of fighting for more flexibility, workers around the world can take heart in a simple fact: flexible work is becoming the new normal. Here's why it's taking root.

  • Hourly worker with flexible work options

Hourly Workers Are Often the Least Likely to Get Flexible Work Options

By |June 26th, 2018|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

As more companies create flexible work plans and incorporate these options into their core strategies, it may be tempting to think that the fight for flex is over. But many people still cannot access flexible work options. And sometimes, it is the people who need it most who are least likely to have it.

  • Work opportunities for disabled workers

Disabled Workers Finding Greater Opportunities for Employment

By |May 10th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

In 2016, four times the number of disabled people joined the workforce than who were working working in the previous year. Here's how disabled workers are finding greater opportunities for employment.

  • Man feeling stressed

Feeling Stressed? Flexibility May Be the Cure

By |April 24th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

Deadlines are looming at work. Your boss is breathing down your neck. One of your coworkers is doing his best to torpedo your project. If you're feeling stressed, here are some specific ways that work flex can help you have a happier, healthier, more balanced, less stressful life.

  • Doctor at UnitedHealth Group

Spotlight on UnitedHealth Group

By |April 17th, 2018|Categories: 1MFWF Supporter Spotlight|Tags: , , |

As a company, UnitedHealth Group is dedicated to providing the best possible care for its customers. And as an employer, the healthcare giant shows the same level of dedication to its employees. Here are 5 facts about UnitedHealth Group, a 1 Million for Work Flexibility partner, and its mission to helping others.

  • Starbucks, one of the companies paying men and women equally

13 Flexible Companies Committed to Paying Men and Women Equally

By |April 10th, 2018|Categories: Flexible Schedules|Tags: , , |

Many companies are now committed to ending the gender pay gap—at least within their own business borders—by paying men and women equally. Here are 13 of them.

  • 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.

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