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Business Wire
BDO USA, LLP Named 100 Best Company by Working Mother in Recognition of Progressive Workplace ProgramsUSA has been recognized with the When Work Works Award for business excellence
BDO USA, LLP Named 100 Best Company by Working Mother in Recognition of Progressive Workplace Programs
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
USA has been recognized with the When Work Works Award for business excellence in workplace flexibility by the Families and Work Institute (FWI) and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The firm was also named one of the 2016 Top... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Institute For Functional Healthwho is struggling with getting rid of those extra pounds. Don't waste time or e
Institute For Functional Health
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 days ago
who is struggling with getting rid of those extra pounds. Don't waste time or energy on diets and plans that just don’t work. Institute for functional health sheds light on losing weight. Institute for Functional Health 2107 N. St. Mary's 210... Read more
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Business Wire
Globoforce Wins Silver Stevie® Company of the Year Award in 2016 International Business Awards℠solutions, helping companies build strong cultures of engaged employees through
Globoforce Wins Silver Stevie® Company of the Year Award in 2016 International Business Awards℠
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
solutions, helping companies build strong cultures of engaged employees through the power of thanks. Named one of the Best Workplaces in the US and Ireland by the Great Place To Work® Institute, Globoforce is trusted by some of most admired... Read more
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CNBC
How a 5-hour workday helped this business growhis investment in cash dividends alone over the past four years. Ellen Galinks
How a 5-hour workday helped this business grow
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
his investment in cash dividends alone over the past four years. Ellen Galinksy, president and co-founder of Families and Work Institute applauded Aarstol's creativity. "It is really important to be creative and to respond to the needs of workers... Read more
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Gazette
Trainee electrician from South Gloucestershire wins adult learning awardelectrician, was awarded the South West Learning for Work award as part of the
Trainee electrician from South Gloucestershire wins adult learning award
Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
electrician, was awarded the South West Learning for Work award as part of the Festival of Learning run by the Learning and Work Institute. The festival, which is celebrating its 25th year showcases the achievements that learning brings to... Read more
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Fortune
This Law Firm Is the Latest Employer to Pay for Working Moms to Ship Their Breast Milkworking moms, not everyone sees it as an absolute good. Last year Anne Weisber
This Law Firm Is the Latest Employer to Pay for Working Moms to Ship Their Breast Milk
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
working moms, not everyone sees it as an absolute good. Last year Anne Weisberg, senior vice president of the Families and Work Institute, wrote in a New York Times op-ed that such mom-friendly perks “[show] how trapped we still are in a work... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
This new paid leave policy may be the smartest perk for families yetit included care for immediate family members such as an elderly parent or a si
This new paid leave policy may be the smartest perk for families yet
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
it included care for immediate family members such as an elderly parent or a sick child. A report by the Families and Work Institute in 2014 found that some three-quarters of employers say they offer some time off for elder care. Yet human... Read more
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Lifehacker
Why It's So Hard to Make Friends After College (And What to Do About It)and otherwise have less time than ever for anything else. In a study conducted
Why It's So Hard to Make Friends After College (And What to Do About It)
Lifehacker / Posted 17 days ago
and otherwise have less time than ever for anything else. In a study conducted by Real Simple and the Families Work Institute, the majority of women between the ages of 25 and 54 reported having less than 90 minutes of free time a day,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
This new paid leave policy may be the smartest perk for families yetit included care for immediate family members such as an elderly parent or a si
This new paid leave policy may be the smartest perk for families yet
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
it included care for immediate family members such as an elderly parent or a sick child. A report by the Families and Work Institute in 2014 found that some three-quarters of employers say they offer some time off for elder care. Yet human... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
This new paid leave policy may be the smartest perk for families yetit included care for immediate family members such as an elderly parent or a si
This new paid leave policy may be the smartest perk for families yet
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
it included care for immediate family members such as an elderly parent or a sick child. A report by the Families and Work Institute in 2014 found that some three-quarters of employers say they offer some time off for elder care. Yet human... Read more
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Deseret News
Will Amazon's 30-hour workweek attract top young talent?McGrath, a Columbia Business School professor, told The Post. Ellen Galinsky, p
Will Amazon's 30-hour workweek attract top young talent?
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
McGrath, a Columbia Business School professor, told The Post. Ellen Galinsky, president and founder of the Families and Work Institute, said it might also break the “stigma against working reduced hours, or part-time work,” viewed as if the... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Meet SU's John Wildhack at CNY Conversations Live hosted by Stan LinhorstIt was recently recognized as one of the nation's 100 best workplaces for women
Meet SU's John Wildhack at CNY Conversations Live hosted by Stan Linhorst
The Post-Standard / Posted 20 days ago
It was recently recognized as one of the nation's 100 best workplaces for women by Fortune.com and the Great Place to Work Institute. Seating is limited. Register at www.syracusemediagroup.com/events/. Admission is $10. Beer, wine and light... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Labor force and businesses often benefit from co-ownershipis shared amongst employees. There are fewer of them in the United States - onl
Labor force and businesses often benefit from co-ownership
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
is shared amongst employees. There are fewer of them in the United States - only 300 to 400, according to the Democracy at Work Institute - but they employ 7,000 people and generate $400 million in revenue annually. Not only do these firms provide... Read more
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Daily Journal
COMMENTARY: Businesses and workers are not enemiesis shared among employees. There are fewer of them in the United States — only
COMMENTARY: Businesses and workers are not enemies
Daily Journal / Posted 25 days ago
is shared among employees. There are fewer of them in the United States — only 300 to 400, according to the Democracy at Work Institute — but they employ 7,000 people and generate $400 million in revenue annually. Not only do these firms provide... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Workers, business owners can be one: Columnis shared among employees. There are fewer of them in the United States — only
Workers, business owners can be one: Column
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 25 days ago
is shared among employees. There are fewer of them in the United States — only 300 to 400, according to the Democracy at Work Institute — but they employ 7,000 people and generate $400 million in revenue annually. Not only do these firms provide... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Employee ownership touted - Labor Day is a time for us to celebrate the workers who make our economy grow - the people without whom businesses could not survive and thrive. Yet for many it can sometimes feel like the American worker doesn’t ge...is shared amongst employees. There are fewer of them in the United States - onl
Employee ownership touted - Labor Day is a time for us to celebrate the workers who make our economy grow - the people without whom businesses could not survive and thrive. Yet for many it can sometimes feel like the American worker doesn’t ge...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
is shared amongst employees. There are fewer of them in the United States - only 300 to 400, according to the Democracy at Work Institute - but they employ 7,000 people and generate $400 million in revenue annually. Not only do these firms provide... Read more
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The Hill
Powerful, under-used tool for reducing income-inequality: broad-based ownership50, with a goal of 50 million employee owners by 2050. Members of the 50 by 50
Powerful, under-used tool for reducing income-inequality: broad-based ownership
The Hill / Posted a month ago
50, with a goal of 50 million employee owners by 2050. Members of the 50 by 50 campaign are as diverse as the Democracy at Work Institute, the City of Madison, Wisconsin, Citi Community Development and Prairie Capital Advisors. Already working... Read more
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Ekklesia
Five million adults lack basic literacy and numeracy skillsto find and secure work, according to analysis for the Joseph Rowntree Foundati
Five million adults lack basic literacy and numeracy skills
Ekklesia / Posted a month ago
to find and secure work, according to analysis for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) carried out by the Learning and Work Institute. It means they may struggle to carry a number of basic tasks, ranging from writing short messages, using a... Read more
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Salon.com
Amazon to test full-time, full-salaried 30-hour work weekEllen Galinsky, the president of the Families and Work Institute, told The Post
Amazon to test full-time, full-salaried 30-hour work week
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
Ellen Galinsky, the president of the Families and Work Institute, told The Post’s Karen Turner that “[t]here has for a very long time been a stigma against working reduced hours, or part-time work. Even names like that, ‘part-time’ or ‘reduced,’ make... Read more
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express
Five MILLION British adults lack basic reading, writing and maths skills, research findswith tasks such as sending emails and filling in online job applications. The
Five MILLION British adults lack basic reading, writing and maths skills, research finds
express / Posted 1 months ago
with tasks such as sending emails and filling in online job applications. The research was carried out by the Learning and Work Institute for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Related articles Both bodies described the results as “shocking”. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Amazon is piloting teams with a 30-hour workweeklower hours, but don't seem to actually go about doing it," said Ellen Galinsky
Amazon is piloting teams with a 30-hour workweek
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
lower hours, but don't seem to actually go about doing it," said Ellen Galinsky, president and founder of the Families and Work Institute. Galinsky hopes that a company as big as Amazon, if they successfully roll out the program, can help break... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Amazon Piloting Teams With A 30-Hour Workweeklower hours, but don't seem to actually go about doing it," said Ellen Galinsky
Amazon Piloting Teams With A 30-Hour Workweek
Hartford Courant / Posted 1 months ago
lower hours, but don't seem to actually go about doing it," said Ellen Galinsky, president and founder of the Families and Work Institute. Galinsky hopes that a company as big as Amazon, if they successfully roll out the program, can help break... Read more
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The Morning Call
Amazon is piloting teams with a 30-hour workweeklower hours, but don't seem to actually go about doing it," said Ellen Galinsky
Amazon is piloting teams with a 30-hour workweek
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
lower hours, but don't seem to actually go about doing it," said Ellen Galinsky, president and founder of the Families and Work Institute. Galinsky hopes that a company as big as Amazon, if they successfully roll out the program, can help break... Read more
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