TITLE

'Now is wrong time to bring in flexibility for all staff.'

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James; Phillips, Lucy
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
People Management;5/15/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article considers the feasibility of offering flexible working hours to all employees in Great Britain. Speaking at a Working Families conference, Sainsbury's human resources (HR) director Imelda Walsh claimed that it is not yet feasible to open up the right to request flexible working to all. Walsh was asked by the government last November 2007 to conduct a review into extending the right to request flexible working to parents of older, teenage children and what upper age limit should apply.
ACCESSION #
32456319

 

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