Tag: work-life alignment

  • Great Ted Talks on Work-Life Balance

7 Great TED Talks That Touch on the Topic of Work-Life Balance

By |November 29th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

"Work-life balance" is a phrase that means different things to different people. What all who seek it have in common, however, is a desire to define the term in a way that makes sense for them, their families, and their careers. Here are seven Ted Talks that touch on the issues of building a better or more balanced life.

  • Flexible work is becoming the norm

Flexible Work Is Becoming the Norm: Here’s Why

By |August 21st, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

After years of fighting for more flexibility, workers around the world can take heart in a simple fact: flexible work is becoming the new normal. Here's why it's taking root.

  • Work opportunities for disabled workers

Disabled Workers Finding Greater Opportunities for Employment

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

In 2016, four times the number of disabled people joined the workforce than who were working working in the previous year. Here's how disabled workers are finding greater opportunities for employment.

  • Millennial and Baby Boomer who value work-life balance

How Millennials Have Taught Baby Boomers to Value Work-Life Balance

By |March 8th, 2018|Categories: Why We Want Work Flexibility|Tags: , |

Typically, the previous generation is the one to teach the newer one, but not in the case of Baby Boomers and Milennials. Here’s how Millennials can help Baby Boomers to rethink their approach to work and learn how to value work-life balance.

  • work-life balance

The Problem with “Work-Life Balance”

By |February 6th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , , |

It's worth rethinking using the term work-life balance and instead coming up with another honest, more realistic goal to aspire to attain.

  • Employee Empowerment

Employee Empowerment: The Path To Work-Life Effectiveness

By |December 20th, 2017|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

To have satisfied employees, it is essential to support employees' overall well-being. Grocery store chain Wegmans demonstrates why that's important.

  • work remotely

Yes, (Almost) Everyone Wants to Work Remotely

By |November 9th, 2017|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , , |

What's not to like about being able to control your work schedule and location to have the career (and the life) that you really want.

  • employee energy

Research Explainer: Family Focus Could Boost Employee Energy, Motivation

By |September 19th, 2017|Categories: Research Related to Work Flexibility, Working Parents|Tags: , , , , |

New research suggests that companies that help their workers strengthen family bonds will help boost employee energy as well as their bottom line.

Why We Want Work Flexibility: Career Longevity

By |July 6th, 2017|Categories: Why We Want Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , |

Work flexibility works when it comes to career longevity. It allows you to continue working, but on your terms.

Why We Want Work Flexibility: Community Engagement

By |June 8th, 2017|Categories: Why We Want Work Flexibility|Tags: , , , , |

Learn more from 1MFWF supporters who have weighed in on why community engagement is one of the benefits of work flexibility.