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5 Connections Between Mental Health and Flexible Work Options

By |May 30th, 2017|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

Flexible work options play a very direct role in people’s well-being when it comes to work, stress, and mental health.

‘Working Families Flexibility Act’ Brings Flex Debate to Congress

By |May 1st, 2017|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Work flexibility is under debate in the U.S. House of Representatives, in the form of a new bill called the Working Families Flexibility Act.

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Sodexo: Moving Flex Forward

By |January 10th, 2017|Categories: 1MFWF Supporter Spotlight, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sodexo has grown into the 19th largest employer in the world, with 425,000 workers around the globe who serve 75 million consumers per day in 80 countries.

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Take 5: Erin Kelly and Phyllis Moen on the Benefits of Work Flexibility

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Expert Interviews|Tags: , , , , |

Erin Kelly and Phyllis Moen share insights on their latest research demonstrating that flexibility reduces job burnout and increases job satisfaction.

Research Explainer: “The New Millennial Dad,” Boston College

By |August 4th, 2016|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

Learn more about the Boston College Center for Work & Family new report, "The New Millennial Dad: Understanding the Paradox of Today's Fathers."

The Business Case: How Work Flexibility Improves Productivity

By |June 30th, 2016|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility, Business Case for Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

A well-designed, formal work flexibility policy may be one of the best productivity-enhancing tools around.

How Work Flex Helps Me Ride the Wave

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Work Flexibility Stories|Tags: , , , , |

I know that having flexibility in my job enables me to ride life’s waves a bit more gracefully.

Work Flex News: How to Attract Women to Engineering Jobs, and More

By |October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

There is an overwhelming lack of women in the field of engineering, but work flexibility could make the difference.

Work Flex News: Managing Remote Workers, More Parental Leave, and More

By |August 14th, 2015|Categories: Work Flex News: Articles on Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , , |

Key questions will be whether people take advantage of the new paid parental leave benefits, and how beneficial they are in practice for working parents.