Flexibility measures to go ahead despite economic gloom

Brockett, James
December 2008
People Management;12/11/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 25, p7
This article reports on the measures that will give parents of children aged up to 16 the right to request flexible working from their employers in Great Britain in 2008. The measures will enable an extra 4.5 million people to access arrangements such as part-time working or amended hours. Ministers were considering delaying the proposals because of the burden they would place on business in the economic downturn.


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