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Work from Home While Parenting

Is Working From Home (Successfully) While Parenting Even Possible?

The coronavirus pandemic has created the perfect opportunity for employers to rethink how they support parents. While paid parental leave is a good start, working parents need more than that, they need ongoing support from their employers.

By: Cecilia Amador de San José

September 17, 2021

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Feeling Anxious At Work? These Natural Treatments May Be Just What You Need

Feeling Anxious At Work? These Natural Treatments May Be Just What You Need

Treatment for anxiety doesn’t need to solely consist of prescribed medication; there are other natural and proven ways to reduce or eliminate anxiety, such as mind-body techniques, supplements and calming teas. Many methods to reduce anxiety can be performed in the workplace.

By: Emma Ascott

September 15, 2021

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The Creator Economy Is Dramatically Changing Marketing Practices, Here’s Why

The Creator Economy Is Dramatically Changing Marketing Practices, Here’s Why

In today’s age of constant connectivity, garnering attention online has become a very viable way to make a living. With an explosion of online content, many platforms have sprung up to try to capitalize on what many are calling the “Creator Economy”.

By: Andy Block

September 14, 2021

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How the Metaverse Will Change the Future of Work

How the Metaverse Will Change the Future of Work

The metaverse is often described as the next version of the internet — a shared, virtual space that is persistently online and active.

By: Emma Ascott

September 9, 2021

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Despite Remote Work Benefits, Some Struggle With Isolation

Despite Remote Work Benefits, Some Struggle With Isolation

In the world of remote work, people are having to figure out what best works for them. Employees who are used to working in an office/group setting may feel lonely and isolated with the new remote work model. If they feel they lack the desired connection with peers, they become emotionally detached from the organization and its success.

By: Emma Ascott

September 8, 2021

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The Necessity of the Virtual Office: Why On-demand Workplaces Are Inevitable and Integral to the New Economy

Workers not only like being able to work remotely, but they expect to be able to continue doing so in the future. Employers and businesses will need to accept this in order to attract talent and grow.

By: Cecilia Amador de San José

September 3, 2021

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Employees Are Leaving Big Cities, and for Good Reason

Employees Are Leaving Big Cities, and for Good Reason

Many urban areas are bleeding local talent because a lot of knowledge workers and professionals are moving to less expensive areas and taking their jobs with them. Workers want to be closer to family and friends, enjoy a better quality of life, and do meaningful work.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

August 26, 2021

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Five Amazing Books That May Save Your Career

Five Amazing Books That May Save Your Career (Or Give You Ideas for a New One)

Automation, gig work, digitization, and the pandemic are sparking a debate about nearly every aspect of work and the economy. These five books about work — and the future of it — explore the conversation and debate surrounding this rapidly evolving but fundamental activity.

By: Andy Block

August 25, 2021

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The 12 Best Standing Desks for the Hybrid Workplace

The 12 Best Standing Desks for the Hybrid Workplace

With so many standing desk options out there, it can be tough to choose the right one for you. This guide should help you find the right one based on your specific needs.

By: Kate Tattersfield

August 19, 2021

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The Best Sites To Find Your Dream Remote Job

The Best Sites To Find Your Dream Remote Job

Almost half of companies are more open to hiring remote workers now than 18 months ago. To help jobseekers find the right remote opportunity, we’ve listed the top 5 sites to find a remote job—whether you’re searching for a part-time, full-time, or freelance role.

By: Cecilia Amador de San José

August 9, 2021

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The Perfect Pair: Matching Your Work Persona To Your Home Office Space

The Perfect Pair: Matching Your Work Persona To Your Home Office Space

Your work-from-home environment is a reflection of you. As remote work continues, it’s more important than ever to invest in your home workspace. AVIXA and Jenny Hicks explore the importance of matching your corporate role to your work from home space through three personas.

By: Jenny Hicks

August 5, 2021

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Feeling Stressed? Try Yoga

Feeling Stressed? Try Yoga (Yes, Seriously)

Organizations are continuing to add stress management strategies to their wellbeing programs, including yoga. Why? Because research shows that yoga, meditation, and regulated breathing significantly reduces stress. Here’s how employees and employers alike stand to benefit from workplace yoga programs.

By: Cecilia Amador de San José

July 21, 2021

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What Does Your Digital Body Language Say?

What Does Your Digital Body Language Say? 6 Tips To Send The Right Nonverbal Cues

We need to embrace and get more comfortable with online meetings. Here are 6 tips to make sure you’re sending the right nonverbal cues when participating in video meetings.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

July 13, 2021

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Misunderstood Benefits | Unlimited PTO and Beyond

Misunderstood Benefits | Unlimited PTO and Beyond

The benefits culture is strong for today’s workforce with staff actively deciding to work with companies that offer the best perks. Whether that’s free snacks, unlimited PTO or parental leave options, let’s explain the basics of today’s benefits.

By: Gemma Church

June 29, 2021

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Managing Digital Nomads

Managing Digital Nomads: 12 Common Mistakes To Avoid

Managing a team of remote workers and digital nomads is different from managing in-office staff. Digital nomad Andy Stofferis speaks from experience and shares 12 things to avoid when managing remote workers.

By: Andy Stofferis

June 29, 2021

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