Friday May 29, 2020

People Problems: The many ways of working

Flexible work patterns make for a varied career tapestry.

31st August, 2014

The kids are back in school this week and some colleagues, on term-time contracts, re-appear after a three-month break. Others may begin to disappear early or come in a bit later each morning.

It is all part of flexible working patterns, but flexible work options can prove a double-edged sword. Managers and employers may find that it does not work out as hoped or intended.

Demands for flexible working patterns became a growing issue in...

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