Being your own boss has both an upside and a downside. On the one hand, you have more control over your schedule, your job responsibilities, and your work-life balance. However, being self-employed also means you'll have to pay for your health and life insurance costs. Show More Summary
Work from home jobs have plenty of perks: Better work-life balance, no commute, more flexibility, and distance from, um, annoying coworkers. In fact, 43 percent of U.S. workers work remotely (at least occasionally), according to FlexJobs’s 2017 State of Telecommuting in the U.S. Show More Summary
While Amazon continues its search for the next North American city to host its second headquarters, the online shopping company is no doubt also looking at what to include in the future HQ2 building no matter where it is. Its workplace amenities will help recruit talent and keep them at the company. Show More Summary
A successful career should leave room for your personal life to blossom too, our columnist writes
Are your employees succeeding at balancing work with their personal life? Find out with the work-life balance statistics on this handy infographic.
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If you’re like most working Americans, you probably spend the bulk of your waking hours on the job — which also probably means you’re struggling to achieve a decent work-life balance. In fact, in a recent FlexJobs survey, 70% of U.S. adults said they’re not satisfied with their work-life balance, yet 94% felt that having more job...
I learned to implement some good work habits, but I felt very rushed to do everything. When it comes to “solutions” for work-life balance, we’ve been told to do everything from meditating to tracking our time. For the most part, employers have put the burden on employees to figure it out for themselves. Show More Summary
A new report has found Aussie IT workers aren’t managing their work/life balance as well as their US counterparts. More than half of IT professionals surveyed experience sleep and/or other personal life interruptions due to a digital service disruption or an outage more than 10 times a week. More »
I hear the term “work-life balance” all the time recently. Stories about happiness and personal fulfillment are everywhere. And since “work” is such an important part of our lives, it is hardly surprising that “happiness-at-work” is a big part of the discussion. Show More Summary
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino tells Nihal Arthanayake about his work-life balance, his favourite TV shows and which city he loves more than any other.
Many millennials and recent college grads are opting for remote working positions. Working remotely provides a better work-life balance for them, along with the freedom to work where and how they please. It offers some great opportunities, too. Show More Summary
In order to encourage web professionals to consider some of the key points of their working lives in this still nascent industry, we asked folks on Twitter and Facebook to share their best work-life balance tips that worked really well for them. Show More Summary
With mobile devices and videoconferencing technology becoming more widespread, telecommuting jobs are also becoming more common. They’re also highly coveted because they tend to offer greater work-life balance. The downside is that many such offers turn out to be too good to be true. FlexJobs, a site that vets such opportunities — and charges a fee to...
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Large German companies are required to give board-seats to representatives from their workers' unions, which makes the companies both more profitable and more equitable, so it's unusual for German workers to go out on strike, but 15,000...Show More Summary
This discussion is something I’ve tossed around in my head for awhile. As I have gone back and forth on the topic, I decided to debate myself while I answer the question: Is work-life balance a real thing? If so, what is it and can it be achieved, specifically in a demanding field such as […]
Commentary: US News and World Report releases its list of 100 best jobs. At the top, a job that apparently offers great work-life balance. Really?
As much as the business world talks about work-life balance these days, you would assume that perfect harmony between your job and your personal life would be easy to achieve. Sometimes it works out that way, but often it doesn’t. If...Show More Summary