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1 Million for Work Flexibility

Moving the Needle on Work Flexibility

Emma Plumb | Posted 10.28.2015 | Business
Emma Plumb

I have a new appreciation for the particular challenges involved in juggling parenthood and work. And whereas I was formerly frustrated by the fact that we are still dragging our feet around improving the way that work gets done, I'm now utterly astonished.

C-suite Men Stepping Down For 'Work-Life Balance' Is No Step Forward

Emma Plumb | Posted 05.20.2015 | Business
Emma Plumb

Most of us can only dream of being in a position where we could make new rules the way that Schireson, Wong, El-Erian, and Pichette might have done instead of opting out. Let's hope that instead of these types of resignation letters becoming the norm in the name of work-life balance, we start hearing more about leaders who stay put and change the status quo.

The Workplace Model Is Broken for More Than Moms

Emma Plumb | Posted 05.12.2015 | Business
Emma Plumb

Work flexibility is critical for moms, but not because they need special treatment or extra sensitivity. Instead, work flexibility is a business strategy that improves performance for all workers -- and employers' bottom lines.

5 Reasons Working Families Need Work Flexibility

Emma Plumb | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Emma Plumb

When we launched the movement 1 Million for Work Flexibility last October, our timing wasn't coincidental: National Work and Family Month is the perfect moment to shine a spotlight on work flexibility.

Top 10 Benefits of Flexible Work Policies for Companies

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 12.25.2013 | Business
Sara Sutton Fell

As a small business owner, I've witnessed firsthand over the last seven years the benefits of family-friendly policies and work-life benefits, both for my staff members and my company.

The Launch of 1 Million for Work Flexibility

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 12.14.2013 | Business
Sara Sutton Fell

Today is the launch of 1 Million for Work Flexibility, the first national initiative to bring people together and create a collective voice in support...