Flexiblog

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Want more diversity? Try job sharing!

Job sharing could be the key to achieving diversity at the leadership level.  Talking to clients recently I’ve noticed many are looking for ways to… more

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Head Start for Start Ups finalist

We were incredibly excited to be named as a finalist in the 2019 MYOB Head Start for Start Ups competition!  Getaflex was one of five… more

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Driving my own bus

Dunedin couple Pam Morrison and John Birnie are enjoying the balance of working flexibly in their sixties. Both work in professional careers, while part-time hours… more

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Got flexible work policies? How’s the practice going?

(By Gillian Brookes) When I talk to leaders inside organisations their motivation for flexible work varies enormously. For some it’s about making sure there’s a… more

Transpower people+

Transpower’s Flexible Work Journey

When Getaflex was launched last year, Transpower stood out as a company which consistently advertised jobs with flexible options; and became one of our first… more

Global Women+

5 Steps to Flex: Global Women

Employees’ expectations and needs around where and when they wanted to work had been changing for years, but not all employers have rushed to keep… more

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Top 5 tips on requesting flexible work

Would you like to be able to work flexibly in your current role, but don’t know how to make that happen?  Here are five tips… more

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The benefits of working flexibly for mental health and wellbeing: LawTalk

When Sarah Taylor asked whether I would be interested in writing an article as part of a series aimed at destigmatising mental health in the… more

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Getaflex on Seven Sharp

Seven Sharp (Arrun Soma) has introduced Getaflex to Aotearoa!!  A fantastic story about Getaflex and the rise of flexible work in NZ, featuring Leigh Cooke… more

Flexible worker+

Be proud of being a flexi-worker, don’t be ashamed of it!

Despite a growing awareness of the benefits of flexible working, many workplaces still don’t support their staff to work flexibly. Even when flexible work options… more

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The importance of flexible work: The Diversity Agenda

If there’s a single trend we can take away from the past few years in workplace development, it would be the shifting attitude towards flexible… more

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Tackling the school holidays

School holidays are one of the greatest logistical challenges for working parents. While New Zealand school holidays total 11-12 weeks per year, most employees receive… more

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Getaflex delivers for Auckland high flyer

Like many New Zealand women, Rebecca Emery had built up a successful career prior to becoming a mother. She continued to hold a busy, senior… more

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The blending of work and family

For me, one the of most powerful images of 2018 was baby Neve and her dad in the UN General Assembly looking on while her… more

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NZ’s flexible job market

Our first report of flexible jobs advertised on Getaflex provides insight into New Zealand’s professional, flexible job market.  Click here for the full report ⇒… more