The computer giant started offering flex options in the 1980s, and today more than one-third of some 300,000 worldwide employees operate on the company's six models of flexible working arrangements, from telecommuting to compressed hours. IBM also has a great leave policy that's not limited to moms—or dads. Anyone can take up to three years of unpaid, job-protected leave with full health benefits for any personal reason...and over the past five years, some 6 percent of the company's U.S. workforce has.
With nine essential nutrients and a surprising effect on disease, milk should be a dietary staple for millions of Americans. Read about milk's health benefits and how you can take advantage of this incredible resource.
Our December issue features Oprah's Favorite Things—as well as your chance to win them all! You'll also find our easy holiday declutter plan, Dr. Oz's guide to sleeping better (starting tonight) and the ultimate holiday menu.