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White House Forum on Workplace Flexibility

Driving Workplace Flexibility for All

Neera Tanden | Posted 08.23.2014 | Business
Neera Tanden

How can we build a 21st century workplace that supports thriving employees, growing businesses, and healthy economies all at once? At the heart of this conversation is workplace flexibility. In other words, how do we create a flexible and inclusive work environment that enables employees to meet their responsibilities both at work and at home?

Two Different Realities About Workplace Flexibility

Ellen Galinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ellen Galinsky

Low-wage employees tend to be less satisfied with their jobs and in poorer physical and mental health than higher-wage employees. And that's where flexibility comes in.

The Dutch Have Daddy Days -- Why Not Us?

Rex Flexibility | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Rex Flexibility

The idea that a man could work thirty hours a week, be a successful professional and still take one day off to hang out with his kids simply isn't in our frame of reference. Why not?

For Mother's Day, Hope for Work-Life Balance and Workplace Flexibility

David Gray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Gray

President Obama's White House Forum on Workplace Flexibility could create incentives for business policies that help mothers, and all Americans, find more work-life balance.

Peaceful Revolution: Champion Real Workplace Flexibility

Netsy Firestein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Netsy Firestein

A key task for the Obama Administration is to filter existing workplace policies and champion those that give workers control over work time without risking wages, benefits or job security.