Insights from our thought leaders at Bright Horizons.
Unplug to Recharge: No More Working Vacations!
Solutions at Work Guest Blogger |
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 |
By Lisa Oppenheimer
I was on my honeymoon 28 years ago when I awoke in the middle of the night and uttered the words every new husband wants to hear.
“Oh noooo, I can’t remember if I requested the specific placement for that ad we’re running in the New York Times Magazine!”
Student Loans and Debt Settlement Companies: Employees Beware
College Coach |
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 |
By Shannon Vasconcelos
With $1 trillion of student loan debt currently outstanding and 7 million borrowers currently delinquent on at least one student loan, it’s clear that many people need repayment assistance. Unfortunately, borrowers are looking for help in all the wrong places.
How Did They Save 2600 Hours of Employee Productivity?
College Coach |
Thursday, August 21, 2014 |
By Karen Crowley
When we think about a high touch, high value employee benefit like College Coach we often focus on the end user: the employee who is the beneficiary of the service. People say “Wow, that’s so nice!” But that’s not really why the service has gained traction over the years.
Workplace Flexibility and the Virtual Baby
Horizons Workforce Consulting |
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 |
By Lucy English
I was at a conference recently when someone mentioned the idea of a “virtual baby.”
It addresses a common struggle my clients face on how to support employees with family care needs in a way that doesn’t feel unfair to those who don’t have dependent-care resp...
How to Choose Your Back-Up Care Solution
Back-Up Care Advantage |
Monday, August 18, 2014 |
By Guest Blogger
What do you need in a back-up care solution? There’s general agreement over the necessity of back-up care – but approaches vary. Some are DIY, others use directories of centers and agencies, some outsource their operations. Yet there’s a strong argument for an option that puts...