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Celebrate National Hammock Day this July

It’s no wonder that National Hammock Day is celebrated in July. When you think of summer, you probably think of lounging outdoors and enjoying the happenings around you, so hammocks certainly make the perfect addition to the scene. You might be surprised that many historians believe the hammock is more than 1,000 years old. In fact, Spanish colonists noted the use of hammocks by Native Americans at the time of … Read more>

How Workshifting Could Help Three of the World’s Biggest Problems

It seems every time you turn on the news you hear about rising mortgage rates, unreasonably congested commutes or unfortunate greenhouse emissions. It’s almost enough to make you want to turn off the news and stay cozy in your house! Which, if you think about it, isn’t such a bad idea. Now of course we’re not recommending that you hole up in your home and become a hermit, but we … Read more>

Hey Employers: Want The Best Millennial Talent? Better Get Flexible

Nowadays it seems like tech companies aren’t just competing for industry innovation — they’re vying for the brightest new talent as well. And attracting fresh young minds to your team involves some pretty impressive perks. In Silicon Valley, tech employees can get free snacks, discounted gym memberships and company swag all in extraordinary office spaces. Github built a replica of the Oval Office for their lobby. Airbnb built destination rooms … Read more>

Boss Won’t Let You Work from Home? Memorize These 5 Things to Say

You’ve probably heard about the many benefits of telecommuting. From increased productivity to a better work-life balance, people can’t stop talking about the positive impact of workshifting and how big the trend has become. In fact, in a recent New York Times article, columnist Alina Tugend noted that the current number of mobile workers in America could even be as high as 30 percent. Right about now you’re probably thinking … Read more>