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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 05:01

Work-life balance is a universally recognised, yet still very elusive concept, that researchers, practitioners and policy makers have been trying to pin down for a couple of decades, with the first studies dating back to the 1970s.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 14:16

This year, once again, Working Mother Media has published some impressive statistics about the 100 Best companies, including some startling data comparing the 2017 100 Best to all companies nationwide.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 19:34

The good news: There appears to be greater recognition that caregiving takes many forms, that culture matters, and that offering employees flexibility at work so they can manage their responsibilities outside work is an important competitive advantage in recruiting and retaining top talent. Another very positive trend is the increasing number of companies offering paid and/or unpaid leave for caregiving above and beyond the FMLA requirements.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 00:09

This op-ed acknowledges the start of National Family Caregivers Month and makes the case for paid family and medical leave in the United States. It was co-authored by WFRN member, Jennifer Greenfield.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 15:10
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Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 19:36

From Dan Schawbel

Every year I give my forecast for the top 10 workplace trends for the upcoming year. The purpose is to help prepare organizations for the future by collecting, assessing and reporting the trends that will most impact them.  These trends are based on hundreds of conversations with executives and workers, a series of national and global online surveys and secondary research from more than 450 different research sources, including colleges, consulting firms, non-profits, the government and trade associations.