September 2007
People Management;9/6/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 18, p10
This article focuses on the findings of the Kronos Systems survey, which revealed that a number of employees have admitted to taking a sick leave during the summer season to enjoy an extra day's holiday. The top reasons for taking a day off include going to the beach, enjoying a shopping trip, visiting relatives or staying in bed. The survey also found that 62 percent of staff would be less likely to go sick if they were offered flexible working on Fridays.


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