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  • 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.

  • 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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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.

  • FWAs

Research Explainer: Changing Managers’ Attitudes May Boost Flexibility

By |September 5th, 2017|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Best Practices|Tags: , , , , |

Managers' attitudes toward FWAs can be critical to their implementation. A new study identifies the extent to which those attidudes toward FWAs may change.

  • transit

Transit Woes Slowing You Down? Flex Could Help.

By |August 21st, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

New York's subway riders are having a "summer of hell". A variety of flexible work options could help address their transit woes.

  • be more productive

Want to Be More Productive? Ditch the Eight-Hour Workday

By |August 17th, 2017|Categories: Part-Time Work|Tags: , , |

If you had eight hours or four hours in which to work, which one would you say would allow you to be more productive? Eight hours, right? Not necessarily.

  • Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

Author Insights: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang on Rest

By |July 25th, 2017|Categories: Author Insight Interviews, Part-Time Work|Tags: , , |

Drawing on history, neuroscience, and psychology, Alex Soojung-Kim Pang argues that leisure and mind-wandering are essential components to creative lives.

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Work Flex News: Women Want Flexibility; Men Want Control, and More

By |June 30th, 2017|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

The gap is widening between men and women when it comes to wanting greater workplace flexibility versus more pay.