Tag Archives: flexible work
The WORKTECH Chicago 2021 conference addressed the immediate and future impact of the pandemic on the world of work, including the migration from big cities.
October 14, 2021
The possibility to work from anywhere has become a reality, and many workers are eager to start a new life elsewhere. A new analysis, which ranked global cities in terms of Internet infrastructure, safety, quality of life and other requirements, identified Toronto (Canada), Madrid (Spain), and Auckland (New Zealand) as the top remote work locations.
October 7, 2021
Want to know how to attract and retain talent during a tight labor market? Learn from LinkedIn’s top ten startups. They’re moving away from traditional perks and focusing on fostering personal growth, with mentorships, job rotations, upskilling, training programs, and tuition reimbursement. Learn more in this Q&A.
October 1, 2021
Balancing home-schooling with remote working has proved to be a challenge for many working parents in the past year. Many working moms have had to quit their jobs or find flexible coworking spaces that make accommodations for children.
September 30, 2021
Hybrid work is here to stay, but according to CEO Nadia Tatlow, you only get the positive side of the office if other people are there, too. To build a positive experience and for the hybrid work model to be successful, it needs to be balanced — that’s why it’s important to be intentional about which days employees use the office.
September 28, 2021
The boom in remote work is leading many small towns to incentivize people to move there, in a bid to stimulate the local economies. For location-independent workers looking to settle, these 4 attractive European locations could be just what you’re looking for.
September 23, 2021
According to new research, 70% of surveyed employees say that working from home has had a positive impact on their mental health. This is partly due to reducing commuting time and avoiding workplace conflict. But what workers really value is choice over where and how to work.
September 1, 2021
Although ‘nomad’ is often associated with digital nomads who combine work with travel, there is a new type of worker – the ‘lomad’, or local nomad – who works in a similar way but closer to home. They have the option to work across multiple locations without a fixed desk, and use workspace on-demand as needed.
August 26, 2021
The GSA has awarded five flexible workspaces companies with a contract to provide Flexible Coworking Services (FCS) to government employees.
August 20, 2021
The return to the office is imminent, but surprisingly it’s not the Delta variant that has workers worried. Office workers are worried about the financial cost of returning to the workplace, including travel expenses, work clothes, and personal appearance.
August 19, 2021
New bill could extend flexible working practices such as flexitime, term-time working, compressed hours, job sharing, and predictable shift patterns to all workers, not just office employees.
August 16, 2021
CRE services companies are increasingly investing in flexible workspace companies as they realize flexible space solutions are a key component of the future of work. Cushman & Wakefield is the latest to do so, having disclosed plans to invest up to $150 million in the upcoming WeWork and BowX Acquisition merger.
August 10, 2021
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.
August 9, 2021