Flexible Work Arrangements: A Strategic Business Imperative in Any Economy

Activity Description:

This slide presentation defines what Flexible Work Arrangements (FWAs) entail and why they are imperative for businesses, regardless of the state of the economy. The slides go into greater depth about different types of FWAs including flextime, job sharing, telecommuting, and part-time work. It provides data about the benefits of flexibility for both the employer and the employee yet is sure to point out that this type of arrangement is not suitable for all businesses.

Activity Source:

Casey, J. (2009). Flexible work arrangements: A strategic business imperative in any economy. Retrieved from SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/SloanNetwork/flexible-work-arrangements-sloan-work-and-family-research-network