Tag: international

  • back to work

Getting Parents Back to Work With Flexibility

By |November 20th, 2017|Categories: Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , |

Miranda Gregory of GPS Return is helping to make getting back to work after a career break a normal, accepted, and expected step in every parent’s career.

  • jobsharing

Take 5: Irenka Krone-Germann and Mirko Humbert on Jobsharing and Flexibility

By |October 19th, 2017|Categories: Expert Interviews, Job Sharing|Tags: , , , , |

Irenka Krone-Germann and Mirko Humbert are preparing for the 2nd International Colloquium on Job Sharing, scheduled for Nov. 6 in Basel, Switzerland.

  • part-time work

Research Explainer: Part-Time Work Can Be Better By Design

By |October 10th, 2017|Categories: Part-Time Work, Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

When companies take time to formulate a plan for part-time work, design those positions, and implement things fairly, the results can be beneficial for all.

  • older workers

Work Flex News: Why Older Workers Keep Staying on the Job, and More

By |September 29th, 2017|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A recent study shows that many older workers stay in the workforce not because they have to, but because they enjoy their meaningful and flexible work.

  • Freelancers Week

European Freelancers Week and the State of Freelancing in Europe

By |September 21st, 2017|Categories: Events on Work Flexibility, Gig Economy|Tags: , , |

Freelancers are coming out in full force in Europe this fall for the second annual European Freelancers Week, running from October 7-15, 2017.

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.

  • digital age

Take 5: Daniel Arnold on Flexible Work in the Digital Age

By |May 9th, 2017|Categories: Expert Interviews, Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Dr. Daniel Arnold helped organize an interdisciplinary conference on “Flexible Work in the Digital Age", focused on work flexbility and work-life balance.

Work Flex News: Work-life Balance ‘Increasingly Stressful for Fathers’, and More

By |January 27th, 2017|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A new report finds that fathers across the UK view the workplace as being unsupportive of their goals for a healthy work-life balance.

Working On Your Own Terms

By |November 8th, 2016|Categories: Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , , |

This flexibility story comes from Katsiaryna Hubchyk, who has created the flexibility she needs to work on her own terms.

Work Flex Landscape Shifts with New Laws, Regulations

By |November 1st, 2016|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A look at recent developments around flex legislation indicates that more cities, states, and nations are showing they care about this issue.