Since 2005, the Sloan Awards have been recognizing employers of all types and sizes across the U.S. for their innovative and effective workplace practices. This year, over 575 organizations submitted their applications to share how they are using workplace flexibility to make work work better for their business and their employees.
Applications closed on May 10, and we are on track to see a record breaking number of winners from this cycle! Winners of the Sloan Award will have a profile included in the Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work Work, the go-to source on best practices on workplace flexibility strategies. Winners will be announced in July. Stay tuned to celebrate the winners from your area! Didn’t have a chance to apply in 2013? It’s OK. Now is a great time to start thinking about applying for the Sloan Award in 2014. Applications will open in January.
NextChat on Workflex
On May 1, @WeKnowNext hosted a Twitter chat with four past winners of the Sloan Awards, SHRM, and the Families and Work Institute about Award Winning Workflex. In case you missed it, click HERE to read the great tweets from the chat. For the latest updates on workplace flexibility, follow @WhenWorkWorks.
SAVE THE DATE: 2013 Workflex Conference, October 29-30 in San Francisco!
The 2013 Workflex Conference offers solutions for HR professionals and other business leaders who are actively engaged in building and implementing effective and flexible workplace strategies. This conference will help you identify strategic priorities for building workplace flexibility and efficiency and develop creative, cutting-edge initiatives to meet those goals.
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the best workflex leaders. Registration opens soon, Check back HERE soon to read more about the conference and to register!
When Work Works Update
When Work Works travels across the country educating HR pros and the business community about workplace flexibility. 2013 is shaping up to be a record-setting year for workflex programming as there are 68 programs on the books for this year! In June, When Work Works heads to the following locations: