Tag: gender equality

  • Badger Maps

Badger Maps: Moving Flex Forward

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: 1MFWF Supporter Spotlight, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

In this Q&A, Steven Benson, founder and CEO of Badger Maps, talks about the culture, gender balance, and flex that have helped it become a rising star.

  • flexible working

Take 5: Heejung Chung on Work Autonomy, Flexible Working, and Work-Life Balance

By |August 28th, 2017|Categories: Expert Interviews, Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Dr. Heejung Chung is a labor market and welfare state researcher and professor in sociology and social policy at the University of Kent, United Kingdom.

  • part-time roles

Don’t Miss: More of Us Could Work in Part-Time Roles If They Were Better Designed, and More

By |August 25th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

As part of her research at the Queensland University of Technology, Natalie Smith found that there are a number of ways to better design part-time roles.

  • Benefit from Flexibility

3 Industries Poised to Benefit from Flexibility

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A few entire industries stand out for the potential to benefit wide swaths of the workforce by exploring opportunities in flex.

  • Katherine Hubert women in STEM

Work Flexibility Keeps Women in STEM

By |August 8th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , , |

Katherine Hubert is an engineer, mother of two, and founder of the site onestemforall.com which aims to help level the playing field for women in STEM.

  • diversity problem in Silicon Valley

1MFWF Director Speaks at Stanford on the Diversity Problem in Silicon Valley

By |July 31st, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Emma Plumb, director of 1MFWF, recently spoke at Stanford about work flexibility and the diversity problem in Silicon Valley.

  • newborn to work

Don’t Miss: Dad Wearing His Newborn to Work, and More

By |July 28th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

Tom Williams, a Chicago-based chiropractor, made headlines recently when the word spread about how he takes his newborn to work.

  • want flexibility

Don’t Miss: Women Want Flexibility; Men Want Control, and More

By |June 30th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

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

Flexible Working Day Launches in Australia

By |June 19th, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Flexible Working Day aims to reverse the perceived negative connotations of flexible working and encourage greater uptake of flex across Australia.

Janet Yellen: Change Policies to Bring Women into Workforce

By |May 18th, 2017|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Having more women in the U.S. labor force boosts the economy and improves working conditions for all, according to Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen.

[gravityform id="6" title="false" description="false" ajax="true"]
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
[gravityform id="6" title="false" description="false" ajax="true"]
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.