“A Changed World of Work”: The Boston Globe reports on how business leaders are preparing to meet workers’ emerging priorities


The recently launched Work and Well-Being Initiative website, a joint effort by Harvard and MIT researchers, received a mention in this article in The Boston Globe. The employer toolkit, a publicly available “blueprint” the details steps that employers can take to create a work environment aimed at improving the health and well-being of their workers, was specifically referenced…

It identifies specific changes in three categories: taming excessive work demands, allowing employees more control over their work, and improving social relationships in the workplace.