On May 2, 2017, GROW* hosted its 2nd Bay Area Keynote Speaker Event at Franklin Templeton Investment's San Mateo Campus. The organization was delighted to welcome Debbie Haliday, a former UCLA athlete turned coach and proud wife and mother of three. Her intimate, engaging, and humorous presentation left the audience with the inspiring message that today is everything.
The flexibility to work anywhere, thanks to the magic of mobile devices and laptops, is mostly terrific except in one crucial way – the punishment it delivers to the human body when effective ergonomic practices are an afterthought.
That’s a real issue for employers as they try to accommodate employees who increasingly value work-life balance and the ability to get their job done outside of the office. A new survey by Bentley University in Massachusetts found that 78 percent of millennia employees want the ability to work from home, and 96 percent say they want flexible work schedules.
So how do employers ensure that a work area or work station outside of the office isn’t going to lead to problems? To find out, read the rest of the San Francisco Business Times article by clicking the button below.
*Originally published on San Francisco Business Times