October 30, 2021
Inc. – In a guest column for Inc. Magazine, John Arendes, CEO of Traliant, discusses how flexible/remote work options help all employees – especially those with caregiving responsibilities – and shares tips on navigating the evolving workplace.
“As a boy who grew up as a latchkey kid because my single mom couldn’t afford an after-school program, it’s hard to imagine that in 2021 — when people can be productive anywhere — that more organizations aren’t open to flexible work arrangements. I’m also a dad and CEO of a company that’s been remote from day one, so if a child wanders in during a video call, I say, let it be! It’s a reminder that we’re all human and need to support our teams with flexibility, understanding and empathy.”