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Implementing workplace flexibility

Society of Management Accountants of Canada

Implementing workplace flexibility

by Society of Management Accountants of Canada

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Published by Society of Management Accountants of Canada in Hamilton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesManagement Accounting Guideline -- 26., Management Accounting Practices Handbook
The Physical Object
Pagination65 p. :
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26622717M

workplace flexibility The Sloan Center on Aging & Work defines workplace flexibility to mean that employees and their supervisors have some choice and control over when, where, how work gets done, and what work tasks are assumed by which employees/work teams. There are many different types of flexibility. For this purposes of this report, we have. Module 3 – considers the individual and social drivers for the change to a flexible workplace. This module starts the process of addressing the myths and misperceptions that surround and undermine workplace flexibility. Module 4 – provides an indepth business case for implementing flexible work practices.

the fears of implementing a flexibility program, and Cascio describes the adoption rate at Ernst & Young. Yamali continues to explain the stickiness that flexibility creates, and Gockel explains why new recruits are so interested in flexibility. IMPLEMENTING FLEXIBILITY.   Fact Sheet: Workplace Flexibility estimated that implementing flexible work arrangements in resulted in savings of $ million in reduced turnover costs for their company. Flex programs.

  Sustainable, effective workplace flexibility is not a pipe dream. It's actually a feasible and straightforward solution to many of the modern workforce's productivity woes. But flex has the best chance at transformative, revolutionary change when it's implemented correctly, and unfortunately, a lot of companies fumble their flex. Here are some of the most common . arrangements and explore how to overcome barriers to implementing a flexibility-at-work agenda, while providing practical recommendations on how to apply flexible work policies to attract and retain talent. For the purposes of this whitepaper, a flexible working arrangement means taking a different approach to.


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Although there’s no one-size-fits-all for work flexibility, it’s key to follow work flexibility best practices to ensure success—both as an employer an as an employee. Learn how to manage a work flex plan, communicate effectively with a distributed team, establish a culture that supports flexibility, and more in these posts on work.

“One challenge in implementing workplace flexibility policies is the employer view that flexible work arrangements are primarily an employee benefit, instead of a tool to increase employee.

Defining and Conceptualizing Workplace Flexibility Article (PDF Available) in Community Work & Family Work and Family(2) May with 5, Reads How we measure 'reads'. workplace flexibility is used to recruit more women into leadership positions.

In Detroit, Mich., and Aurora, Colo., workplace flexibility is one way to respond to changing economic conditions. And in Houston, Texas, and long Island, N.y., workplace flexibility is seen as a way to reduce traffic congestion.

All of these. Workplace Flexibility Has 'Bottom-Line' Implications This has “made it difficult for managers to determine if implementing flexible work arrangements or promoting a culture of flexibility. Workplace Flexibility is a must-read for scholars and concerned citizens alike."―Arlie Russell Hochschild, author of The Time Bind and The Commercialization of Intimate Life "Workplace Flexibility collects state-of-the art contributions to the field of work-family research.

Leading scholars crystallize what is known and present new findings Price: $ Flexibility in the Workplace: Determinants and Consequences of available globally to all those interested in flexibility issues in workplaces.

Our book, as a The emphasis on the effects of flexibility in workplaces on individual workers continues with the next two chapters. In his article, in Chapter 5, M. van Velzen provides a File Size: KB. Considering the positive and negative consequences for employer and employee alike, the authors argue that, although there is not an easy solution to creating and implementing flexibility practices-in the United States or abroad-redesigning the workplace is essential if today's workers are effectively to meet the demands of life and work and if Cited by: Easy to read, well structured, and full of useful content, demonstrating Robertson's thorough grasp of a range of organisational issues --Flexibility: The Interactive Forum on New Ways of Working, January Robertson's judicious emphasis on key assessment issues, the need for a formalized approach and maintaining momentum make this book a welcome addition to the Cited by: Work and Life: The End of the Zero Sum Game, Stewart Friedman, Perry Christensen and Jessica DeGroot, Harvard Business Review, November-December,Reprint Changing a Culture of Face Time, Bill Munck, Harvard Business Review, November,Reprint RJ o Marriott Corporation case study that describes a successful workplace.

Here are 10 ways to avoid the common traps and adopt a new, more flexible framework: Make the goal work+life "fit," not of the first steps in the BDO Flex process was to update the Author: Cali Yost.

With flexible work schedules, employees stand to experience a good number of benefits. One that many workers point to first is the flexibility to meet family needs, personal obligations, and life responsibilities you have a flexible schedule, you can go to a parent-teacher conference during the day, take a yoga class, or be home when the washing Author: Susan M.

Heathfield. This article is provided by the California Management Review. This article identifies three types of traps that can emerge when implementing workplace flexibility-altered work-life dynamics, reduced fairness perceptions, and weakened organizational culture-and provides core lessons for managers seeking a balanced flexibility approach.

– Training costs often increase when implementing workplace flexibility. -There is an increase in complexity in administration. – Communication also gets affected; it tends to become difficult because of the segmentation of the workforce.

Workplace Flexibility, Workplace Flexibility Policy, Business Strategy, Leadership Hurricane Sandy Forces Companies to Reconsider Telework The Transition Network is a small nonprofit organization near Wall Street that helps women 50 and older plan the next steps in their personal and professional lives.

These days, a growing number of companies are recognizing the importance of granting employees flexible work arrangements. At present, more than 33% of full-time U.S. employees do the majority of. Workplace Flexibility underscores the need to realign the structure of work in time and place with the needs of the changing ering the positive and negative consequences for employer and employee alike, the authors argue that, although there is not an easy solution to creating and implementing flexibility practices—in the.

Workplaces of the Future: Creating an Elastic Workplace The workplace flexibility movement began years ago when many organizations launched talent initiatives to accommodate working mothers. Over time, flexibility options mushroomed: from compressed workweeks to job sharing, telecommuting to adjustable schedules, career lattices to career reentry.

Implementing a Flexible Workplace Culture. If you are interested in implementing a flexible workplace culture, here are several pieces of advice to set your organization up for success. Workplace Flexibility Isn’t Workplace flexibility isn’t about an organization saying, “Work whenever you feel like it.”.

Considering the positive and negative consequences for employer and employee alike, the authors argue that, although there is not an easy solution to creating and implementing flexibility practices-in the United States or abroad-redesigning the workplace is essential if today's workers are effectively to meet the demands of life and work and if.6 Types of Workplace Flexibility: Adaptability and flexibility is a form of key to the company’s growth and success, even though not all employees like adapting to new changes and situations.

As per our research, over 96% of employees like flexibility at the workplace.what are some of the major barriers to implementing workplace flexibility for employers? The employers who participated in the Center’s National Study of Business Strategy and Workforce Development offered insights about factors that could make it difficult to implement and/or expand workplace flexibility initiatives.