Tag: flexible schedule

The Business Case: Why the Brain Needs Work Flexibility

By |February 7th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

The brain works better, delivering more creative and innovative thoughts and ideas, when it has downtime. In other words, the brain needs work flexibility.

  • gender pay gap

The Gender Pay Gap: An Interview with Harvard Economist Claudia Goldin

By |November 15th, 2016|Categories: Expert Interviews, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

1MFWF spoke with economic historian and a labor economist Claudia Goldin about how flexibility could help eliminate the gender pay gap.

Work Flex News: It’s Time to Kill the 9-to-5, and More

By |September 30th, 2016|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Being hung up on the clock doesn’t actually make sense for most people, and ends up costing employers thousands of dollars a year.

Research Explainer: “Predicting Access to Paid Leave and Workplace Flexibility”, Center for American Progress

By |August 30th, 2016|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A new report from the Center for American Progress shows that people who have the greatest need for flexibility aren't always the most likely to have it.

Telework, Telework, Is That All There Is to Flexwork?

By |July 19th, 2016|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |

There's a danger in telework's upward trajectory in that it may overshadow all other flexwork options, and shrink the actual flexibility of flexibility.

Flexwork: A Workplace Strategy for High Performance

By |July 14th, 2016|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

Work flexibility isn’t just something we encourage for our clients; it’s a workplace strategy that Stegmeier Consulting Group embraces every day.

4 Ways Flex is Vital for People with Disabilities

By |June 28th, 2016|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Flexible work removes unnecessary barriers that might otherwise prevent people with disabilities from having careers as well as caring for themselves.

#AustinDontRush Campaign Fights Traffic With Flex

By |May 17th, 2016|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , , |

Mayor Steve Adler of Austin created a campaign that combined work flexibility and fun in an attempt to tackle the tricky traffic in Austin, TX.

How Three Women Navigate Work and Motherhood Through Work Flexibility

By |May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Working Parents|Tags: , , , |

These three members of Mom-mentum have used different kinds of work flexibility to navigate the workplace as women with children.

How-to Guide: How to Ask for Flexibility

By |March 8th, 2016|Categories: Requesting Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Here are a few steps to follow as you prepare to ask for flexibility at work.