Work and Life

Workplace Flexibility and Low-Wage Employees
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Flexibility as it pertains to the low-wage workforce is a topic that is studied less-frequently than flexibility and higher-wage employees.…
Workplace Flexibility Among Elementary and Secondary School Teachers and Other Professionals
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This report compares the workplace flexibility options available to elementary and secondary school teachers to professionals in other non-education related…
A Profile of Young Workers (16-26) in Low-Income Families
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Young employees from low-income families are more likely than those from higher-income families to do less well across a number…
Overwork in America: When the Way We Work Becomes Too Much
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This nationally representative study, released in 2005, looks at changes in the way Americans work and live. The study finds…
The 2012 Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work “Work”
Co-published by Families and Work Institute and The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). This guide contains 262 profiles from…
The 2011 Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work “Work”
Co-published by Families and Work Institute and The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). This guide contains 425 profiles from…
  • 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.