Best Companies for Hourly Workers: Call for applicants
Corporate Voices for Working Families is partnering with Working Mother Media to recognize the best companies for hourly workers and…
Along the visual cliff
About a month ago, the Sears Tower (or, as it’s known by its new name, the Willis Tower) unveiled a…
How do smart employers make work “work” in a down economy?
260 award-winning employers across the US use innovative approaches and practices including: Giving employees four Fridays off in the summer…
Where in the News is FWI?
Families and Work Institute media highlights for the week of July 27-31, 2009. Work-Life Navigation & the Recession: Helping an…
Cherishing the dog days- the numbers behind vacation time
It’s August. It’s hot, and the cicadas are humming. But are you feeling any slower? One in three Americans don’t…
Penelope Trunk on generations and work
There are four generations in the workforce right now: Matures, Baby Boomers, Generation X, and the Millennials. The 2008 National…
  • 25 Years of FWI History

    Watch this compelling video about how Families and Work Institute gave voice and research to a movement.

  • Work-Life Book Reviews

    Families and Work Institute launches Work-Life Book Reviews.

    fwi-book-reviews-graphicWe review the hot work-life books, both blog and video reviews, because you don’t have time to read everything.

     

     


    When Work Works

    www-award-logo-16-winThe most of effective employers in the United States provide everything from compressed workweeks to employee autonomy to paid time off to volunteers. Check out the best employers in your state here.