Media coverage

February 2014, Guardian Professional, “Seven ways to be a smarter manager” quotes Peter Thomson

Janaury 2014: Guardian Professional, 'Tips for boosting productivity with good office design' quotes Peter Thomson

January 2014: Smart Women Smart Conversations website: Alison Maitland - The future of work

Troy Media, Canada: November 2013, Welcome to the future of work - book review by leading economist Roslyn Kunin

October 14th 2013, Financial Times, The Careerist, “If you treat people like children they’ll act like children” quotes Peter Thomson

August 2013 : BBC World Service In the Balance: Panel discussion on the Future of Work with Alison Maitland, Zoe Williams and Dave Coplin - listen at

Women's Agenda, Australia: June 2013 Edition, Why are we not working remotely? Leaders need to step up, by Leith Mitchell

In the Black magazine, Australia: May 2013, The future of work is here, by Carly Greenwood

Women's Agenda, Australia: April Edition, Future of work could be death to micromanagers, by Angela Priestley: 

GoodPractice, which produces learning materials for leaders and managers, interviewed Alison and Peter in March 2013. Here's a short version of their podcast.

The Center for Creative Leadership carried an interview with Alison Maitland about Future Work in the January 2013 issue of its e-newsletter, Leading Effectively

HR Magazine quoted Peter Thomson and Future Work in an article about remote working in its January 2013 edition 

 Edge Magazine, 5th September 2012 article “Leading Remotely” quoted Peter Thomson. 

The Economist cites Future Work in an opinion piece on 25 Aug 2012 called "The Mommy Track"

CNN quotes Alison Maitland and Future Work in an article on 21 Aug 2012 by Susanne Gargiulo titled "Generation Y set to transform office life"

HR Magazine (the US Society for Human Resource Management), July 2012, carries a full-page Q&A by Alice Andors on Future Work titled “End of the 40-Hour Workweek?”

The Conference Board Review, Summer 2012, features Future Work in its ‘Worth Noting’ column on “recent reads that caught our attention”

Personnel Today, 16 July 2012, interviews Peter Thomson on flexible working and the Olympics

Leading Dutch business newspaper FD, 30 June 2012, features a full-page analysis piece by Alison Maitland in its weekend edition, headlined “Wie 'het nieuwe werken' wil omarmen, zal eerst de controle moeten loslaten”

Inside HR, a subscription magazine published by Reed Global, devotes the cover and centre-page spread of its summer 2012 (Issue 8) edition to Future Work, with an article titled “Out of Office”, and a readers’ offer.

Belgian HR magazine Peoplesphere, June 2012, has a two-page interview with Alison Maitland headlined “The dinosaurs will end up disappearing”.  The article spans two pages: page one and page two.

The US-based Bonnie Marcus radio show, “GPS Your Career: A Woman’s Guide to Success”, interviews Alison Maitland on the future of women in the workplace, 20 June 2012

Edge Magazine (Institute of Leadership & Management), May-June 2012: “Every manager who cares about the future success of their organisation should read this book. It’s not only very readable but presents some cogent arguments that all organisations should give serious attention to.”

9 Lives for Women blog, May 2012: “The best book on making flexibility happen … rich with insightful data and validating case studies that persuasively make the overwhelming business case for new ways of working—in just about any industry.”

Center for Creative Leadership, April 2012: CCL’s new EMEA regional headquarters and training campus in Brussels “draws inspiration from the groundbreaking research on collaborative working trends recently published in Future Work”.


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