Expert Wisdom in Launching Flex Programs
- 20 steps to flexible working. Cronly-Dillon, Maya // Employers Law;Apr2003, p11
Suggests ways to flexible working. Things to consider ion working out a business case for flexible working; Ways to determine the stance of an organization; Tips on preparing to deal with requests.
- Is Flex-time for You? // Women in Business;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p43
Presents information on flexible work arrangements for employees. Advantages of nontraditional staffing for a company; Qualities of workers who can craft a flexible work arrangement; Tips for workers who are interested in flexible time arrangements.
- Flexible schedules and shift work: replacing the '9-to-5' workday? Beers, Thomas M. // Monthly Labor Review;Jun2000, Vol. 123 Issue 6, p33
Presents information on a study which examined the incidence and trends in flexible work hours and alternative shift work in the United States. Proportion of workers on flexible work schedules from 1994 to 1997; Gender and race differences in the rate of flexible work schedules; Choice for...
- Flexible schedules: problems and issues. Hedges, Janice Neipert // Monthly Labor Review;Feb77, Vol. 100 Issue 2, p62
Reports on alternatives to the standard 5-day 40-hour week work schedule in the United States. Basic mechanics of flexitime; Variation in the flextime system; Degree of flexibility elected by workers under scheduling options.
- Work schedules of Americans: an overview of new findings. Flaim, Paul O. // Monthly Labor Review;Nov86, Vol. 109 Issue 11, p3
Highlights articles on work schedules in the United States, collected in May 1985 through a special supplement of the Current Population Survey. Number of multiple jobholders; Percentage of employees with Saturday work; Work outside the typical daylight hours; Average daily work hours of...
- The growing diversity of work schedules. Smith, Shirley J. // Monthly Labor Review;Nov86, Vol. 109 Issue 11, p7
Examines several of the work schemes adopted by workers on their principal jobs in the United States, collected in May 1985 through a special supplement of the Current Population Survey. Standard workweek for non-supervisory workers; Average number of workdays; Unconventional schedules emerging...
- New patterns for working time. Hedges, Janice Neipert // Monthly Labor Review;Feb73, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p3
Discusses key issues relevant to alterations in working time and patterns of work in the U.S. Four-day workweeks; Flexible work schedules; Introduction of greater flexibility into lifetime patterns of work.
- The beginnings of flexitime. // Monthly Labor Review;Dec81, Vol. 104 Issue 12, p20
Presents excerpts on an article on flexitime, an alternative work pattern, which appeared in the January 1981 issue of 'Transatlantic Perspectives.' Adoption of flexitime buy European employers as a means of attracting workers; First use of flexitime at the German aerospace firm...
- Crunch time for doctors' hours. Godlee, Fiona // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;11/7/2009, Vol. 339 Issue 7729, p1036
The article discusses various papers published within the issue including one about the 80 hour week implemented in the U.S., and another about flexible rostering.