TITLE

BT's over-60s reject phased retirement

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
People Management;11/13/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the attitude of British Telecom staff who work past 60 years of age towards retirement in 2008. The telecoms firm introduced the "Wind down" and "Step down" initiatives, allowing older staff to move into jobs with reduced responsibility or hours, following feedback from the workforce suggesting they wanted greater flexibility before retirement. The firm found that the older population prefer to work on in a full capacity rather than taking options for phased retirement.
ACCESSION #
35654279

 

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