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  • Here's how remote work can help improve gender equality

How Remote Work Can Help Improve Gender Equality

By |March 20th, 2019|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility, Remote Work|Tags: , |

As the fight for gender equality goes on, we have seen progress in several areas thanks to the efforts of some companies and individuals. One tool that has proven particularly useful in reducing inequality is remote work.

  • Managing social anxiety as a remote worker

Managing Social Anxiety as a Remote Worker

By |February 21st, 2019|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , |

Some find that their social anxiety actually worsens when they work virtually. Use these tips to manage that anxiety as a remote worker.

  • Vermont Is Paying Professionals to Move There and Work Remotely

Vermont Is Paying Professionals to Move There and Work Remotely

By |January 24th, 2019|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , |

If you liketo work remotely, and you enjoy the snowy climes of the U.S. Northeast, Vermont has a deal for you.

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Why Creating Intentional Culture Is So Important for a Remote Workforce

By |November 13th, 2018|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , |

Developing a strong company culture requires thought, time, and a whole lot of intention. Here's why creating intentionally company culture is crucial.

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More People Now Telecommute Than Take Public Transit to Get to Work

By |October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

Recently released government statistics show that what flex work advocates have long expected has officially come to pass: telecommuting has become more common than taking public transit to work. Here's what you need to know.

  • Flexible and remote work and mental health

Stories over Stats: Flexible and Remote Work and Mental Health

By |October 10th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , |

World Mental Health Day is October 10, and if you haven’t already, you may start seeing more and more statistics on the correlation between flexible work and improved mental health. Here's how the two are related and what you need to know.

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Remote Work or Telecommute: What’s the Difference

By |August 10th, 2018|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , , |

Remote work or telecommute? Telework or work from home? They all seem to be fairly synonymous, so which one is the right term to use?

  • Vermont paying people to work remotely

Vermont Offers $10,000 to Move There and Work Remotely

By |June 12th, 2018|Categories: Legislation on Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

The state of Vermont is known for its picturesque landscapes, maple syrups, and soon, its budding remote workforce. At least, that’s the goal of Governor Phil Scott, who signed a bill last week to encourage people to move to Vermont and work remotely for an out-of-state employer.

  • Woman who was once in a traditional office job moving to a work-from-home arrangement

7 Strategies to Convert a Traditional Office Job to a Work-from-Home Arrangement

By |May 18th, 2018|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

Despite workers being more productive in a home office and the bottom-line benefits of remote work to employers, many companies are still hesitant to embrace it. Here are seven suggestions to convince your boss to allow a work-from-home arrangement.

  • 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.