Below is an infographic from Accenture for International Women’s Day that highlights what makes women in the workplace happy. The number one way to improve work-life balance and increase a woman’s happiness in her job is to offer her flexibility.
If you think about it, allowing employees to have flexible schedules doesn’t have to be a huge issue for companies. It’s just not the norm, hence, the great debate over flexible schedules and telecommuting.
The infographic below includes data from Accenture’s Redefining Success study, which I wrote about here on Women on Business earlier this week. You can follow the preceding link for all of the details. In the meantime, take a look at the infographic below and think about what would make you happiest in the workplace.