The Benefits of a Four-Day Workweek

CREDITSFlexJobsBy Rachel Pelta For decades, a traditional workweek for full-time workers has been five days per week for at least 40 hours each week. This means that, at a minimum, we spend one-third or more of our waking hours at work! In some jobs or industries,...

How Short Workweeks Can Boost Your Productivity

CREDITSFlexJobsBy Rachel Pelta When it comes to your average workweek, you probably think you work 40 hours each week. But if you consider how many hours are spent on work tasks vs non-work tasks (like doing the crossword puzzle), you probably aren’t working 40...

The Benefits of a Standing Desk

CREDITSFlexJobsBy Rachel Pelta Researchers consistently find that prolonged periods of sitting are bad for one’s health and that the simple act of standing more often can have a huge payoff. One way for workers to stand more during the day is to use a standing...

How to Stay Energized and Engaged When Working From Home

CREDITS FlexJobs By Emily Courtney More flexibility, no commute, and the ability to live where you want—the benefits of remote work can be truly life-changing for those looking for a better work-life balance. But working at home has its downsides, too. When your...

8 Tips to Stay Fit When You Work Remotely

CREDITS FlexJobsBy Cheryl Lock Getting work done always feels great, but spending practically the whole day without moving rarely feels good. People who work remotely might find it all too easy to fall into a pattern that involves very little movement, let alone...

Top 20 Must-Have Skills to Put on Your Resume

CREDITS FlexJobs Rachal Jay Writing a good resume is a difficult balancing act. Sometimes it can be a challenge to keep your resume length short and sweet while also including enough quality information to make a lasting impression. Hiring managers will also hold a...

Resume Checklist: 16 Do’s for Success

CREDITSFlexJobsBy Rachel Pelta After spending hours perfecting your resume, you apply for the job only to be told, “No, thank you.” Or worse, you never hear anything at all. It happens to all of us. But that doesn’t stop you from wondering what you did or didn’t...

7 Changes to Make to Your Resume This Year

CREDITSFlexJobsBy Rachel Pelta 7 Changes To Make to Your Resume This Year 1. Use Simple Formatting Most companies use an applicant tracking system (ATS) to collect and scan resumes. And though that doesn’t mean a human will never see your resume, to ensure the ATS...