Linda Le Phan

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Better Worklife, Work

30 Experts Share The Most Common Misconceptions About Working From Home (Hint: It’s Not All Fun in PJs)

What are the first things that come to your mind when you think about working from home? More likely than not, you probably just imagined these common work-from-home scenarios: sleeping in until whenever you feel like it working in PJ’s frequent breaks to the ‘fridge / the grocery store / picking up the kids / […]

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alex for kununu

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Work

Aflac: Beyond the Duck

People love the duck. And numbers on kununu support their praise. Aflac is one of the top-ten best-reviewed employers in our database: they average a 3.46 star rating out of five. They rated strongest on “Company Image,” with 3.85 stars. A few highlights from kununu reviewers who work for Aflac: This one said “Aflac is […]

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caroline beaton for kununu

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Better Worklife, Current Events, Work

Back-to-School FOMO: 4 Ways to Make a Real World Life that Rivals Your College Days

When I graduated college, I was ready to leave. When all my younger classmates returned the following fall, I was ready to go back. The life carrying on without me was unmissable: photos flooded my Facebook and Instagram; event notifications invited me to imagine how much better my life would be if I were still […]

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alex for kununu

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Better Worklife, Work

Stop overworking. It’s called work/life *balance* for a reason.

All you late-night email checkers, you weekend overtimers, you never-take-a-sick day martyrs…take a seat. Guess what — overworking yourself doesn’t make you a better at your job. In fact, a 2014 White House study found “a significant positive relationship between work/life balance practices and total factor productivity” in a study of over 700 firms in […]

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alex for kununu

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Better Worklife, Real Talk, Work

How employers are dropping the ball. Badly.

We crunched the numbers. In our last six months of reviews—over a million data points—these are employers’ biggest weak spots. So what’s the deal? Job security Oof. We’re still living in the post-Great Recession economy, and the nature of employment has changed for millions of workers. The very notion of job security is dramatically different […]

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