Workflex & Employment Law Pocket Guide

Workplace flexibility, or workflex, is about rethinking how, when, and where people do their best work in ways that benefit both employers and employees. For thousands of organizations, workflex contributes millions of dollars in bottom-line gains, especially in terms of employee recruitment and retention. This Workflex & Employment Law Pocket Guide is intended to be a quick desk reference and More...

WILLIAM J. PERRY CENTER FOR HEMISPHERIC DEFENSE STUDIES


Washington, DC
http://chds.dodlive.mil/

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Government/Public Administration – Federal
Number of Worksites: 1
Number of Employees: 29
Final Score: 82

The Center offers a range of options to all its employees, from compressed workweeks to flexible workweeks to a strong telework program used by employees and management on a regular basis. The More...

ICAN: POSITIVE PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH


Chandler, AZ
www.icanaz.org

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Educational Services
Number of Worksites: 1
Number of Employees: 28
Final Score: 89

ICAN’s CEO sets the example for an environment of workplace flexibility, so the message filters down clearly to all of the organization’s managers and employees. Almost all employees have the option to work from More...

BORA ARCHITECTS, INC.


Portland, OR
www.bora.co

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Services – Professional, Scientific, Technical
Number of Worksites: 1
Number of Employees: 53
Final Score: 90

Bora designed its own award-winning beach house which is available to all staff for rest and renewal. The firm’s workplace is designed to encourage collaboration firm-wide and among teams, with no More...

GLOBALGIVING


Washington, DC
www.globalgiving.org

Broad Industry Category: Other services including transportation, utilities, mechanical repairs, hospitality, personal and entertainment services
Primary Activity: Religious, Grant-Making, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
Number of Worksites: 3
Number of Employees: 53
Final Score: 84

This employer offers generous benefits for maternity and paternity leave which include assistance with adoption; and they work individually with staff when More...

LEXMARK INTERNATIONAL, INC.


Lexington, KY
www.lexmark.com

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Services – Professional, Scientific, Technical
Number of Worksites: 25
Number of Employees: 3870
Final Score: 84

Lexmark believes that a healthy work environment begins with employees who have effective work-life fit. They provide their employees with unlimited vacation time and an onsite wellness center for routine check-ups More...

TREASURE VALLEY HOSPICE


Nampa, ID
www.treasurevalleyhospice.com

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Health Care, Social Assistance
Number of Worksites: 2
Number of Employees: 39
Final Score: 89

In an industry where employee retention is one of the biggest costs to companies, this healthcare agency reports a high retention rate which they attribute to their flexible and caring work environment. More...

KALIHI-PALAMA HEALTH CENTER


Honolulu, HI
www.KPHC.org

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Health Care, Social Assistance
Number of Worksites: 5
Number of Employees: 260
Final Score: 81

This independent nonprofit provides health and social services to patients in an urban, inner-city community including those in their service area who find themselves without a permanent shelter. In addition to providing More...

BLUMSHAPIRO


Shelton, CT; West Hartford, CT; Newton, MA; Quincy, MA; Cranston, RI
www.blumshapiro.com

Broad Industry Category: Professional services including law, education
Primary Activity: Services – Professional, Scientific, Technical
Number of Worksites: 6
Number of Employees: 220

This public accounting firm has always fostered a flexible work environment, and they report flexibility has helped in keeping a high retention rate over the More...