Flex-time, job sharing
, part-time schedules, work-at-home and 9-80 workday (80 hours of work over nine days in exchange for a three-day weekend every other week) arrangements make a signficant impact on employee productivity.
Asda said its working practices included a scheme allowing parents time off to take children to their first day at school, up to a week off to help with the birth of a new grandchild, job sharing
, career breaks, adoption leave and so-called Benidorm leave for over-50s wanting to take up to three months off in the winter.
The posts will enable job sharing
, term-time contracts and school-hour working, along with other employee benefits such as cheap holidays.
The researchers at the University's Cardiff Business School identify a range of cost-cutting programmes, such as job sharing
, voluntary periods of absence, extended holidays at reduced pay, more flexible shift patterns, and short-time working.
Around 50 per cent of those questioned said their employer offered flexible working arrangements such as working from home, job sharing
or career breaks.
is a more flexible way of improving the morale of teachers, and avoids losing the investment that has been made in training and developing a teacher.''
Liz was helping out in day therapy and fundraising at Accord when the then volunteer coordinator was on the look-out for somebody from the volunteers who might be interested in job sharing
I've found that MOTHER EARTH NEWS always does a great job sharing
important information and connecting its readers.
"The flexibility to stand on the basis of job sharing
could be particularly beneficial for older candidates, those with disabilities or those with caring responsibilities.
"I love the way the presenters are so engaging with the students and have done a beautiful job sharing
their careers with them," List said.
I discussed options with my supportive office director and deputy, and job sharing
stood out as an attractive arrangement for me and my office.
Dan Rice, owner of Prairieland, did an exceptional job sharing
the history of how he started in dairy and explained the dairy industry functionality of his operation.