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Top jobs 'no go areas' for part timers

Most of the best-paid occupations in Britain are ‘no-go’ areas for part-time workers, with fewer than one in seven employees in these top jobs working shorter hours, says the TUC.
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How to Have a Flexible Workplace and Still Get the Job Done

How to Have a Flexible Workplace and Still Get the Job Done | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
You don't have to treat all your employees exactly the same. But it's not quite that easy.
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6 steps to setting up flexible working in your business

6 steps to setting up flexible working in your business | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Flexible working arrangements in your organisation can bring many business benefits. What’s the best way to implement flexible working policies?
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Infographic: Creative Workspaces

Check out our infographic from the Creative Team of the Future project for ideas to make your work area more appealing. (Most of the time, I would rather telecommute. Give me the chance to spend my lunch hour with my wife and kids.
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Workplace Diva: Study Finds Flexible Work Arrangements Aren't Very Flexible

Workplace Diva: Study Finds Flexible Work Arrangements Aren't Very Flexible | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Study Finds Flexible Work Arrangements Aren't Very Flexible: Flexibility. Employers tout it, employ... http://t.co/0SO9vXIMkp #workplace
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What does it really mean to have a flexible workplace?

What does it really mean to have a flexible workplace? | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
The core debate has been about the importance of getting more women into business and the ways in which companies can help promote and …
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Persistent, Resilient, or Stupid?

Persistent, Resilient, or Stupid? | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
How about, after 25 years of this angst, companies finally get serious about having a real goal of work-life balance success for their employees? After all, satisfied employees mean satisfied customers, right?...
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The Biggest (And Toughest) Shift in Corporate America

The Biggest (And Toughest) Shift in Corporate America | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
We like to think these examples are as antiquated as an old rotary phone in our iPhone world, but unfortunately they are not....
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Millennials plan to trade kids for careers — but it doesn't have to be that way

Millennials plan to trade kids for careers — but it doesn't have to be that way | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Millennials plan to trade kids for careers — but it doesn't have to be that way Deseret News Reynolds has had friends with similar struggles, but without the workplace flexibility and understanding boss had to choose between keeping their job at...
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10 Questions to Ask Before Allowing Employees to Telecommute

10 Questions to Ask Before Allowing Employees to Telecommute | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Expert advice, tips and tools to help businesses hire skilled, trustworthy work-from-home employees.
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How to be more productive while working from home

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How to be more productive while working from home
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Most people's home offices consist of a computer on a desk, usually off in the corner of a spare room.
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Why Companies Fail To Engage Today's Workforce: The Overwhelmed Employee - Forbes

Why Companies Fail To Engage Today's Workforce: The Overwhelmed Employee - Forbes | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Why Companies Fail To Engage Today's Workforce: The Overwhelmed Employee Forbes I encourage you to think more holistically about your own team (or organization) and what you can do to improve work, provide more coaching, improve flexibility, become...
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How to make virtual work a win-win

How to make virtual work a win-win | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Australians are working harder than ever before with longer hours and increasing demands on their time, however there are fewer people at …
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Five Mistakes People Make When They Think They're Working Smarter

Five Mistakes People Make When They Think They're Working Smarter | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
Many entrepreneurs and businesses think they work smarter when actually they don't. Here are some classic errors - you might think you're working smarter when you do these things, but you're not. 1. Tell everyone to work from home on Friday Not only is this not smart, it's not even flexible, as [...]
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Is flexible working a good idea?

Is flexible working a good idea? | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
A large scale take-up of flexible working can change the dynamic of a workplace on multiple levels.
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Millennials Want Coworker Engagement

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Millennials Want Coworker Engagement
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SOUTHFIELD, MI—The face of the 9-5 office is changing. ...
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End The 9 To 5 Workday Once And For All

End The 9 To 5 Workday Once And For All | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
I’m a huge supporter of workplace flexibility and of ending the 9 to 5 traditional workday. Workplace flexibility isn’t just beneficial to millennials but to everyone working at a company from the (9-5 work day should be on it's last leg.
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Flexible Work Arrangements: Priceless Perk or Career Killer?

Flexible Work Arrangements: Priceless Perk or Career Killer? | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
At this point in my career, I wouldn't take a position with a company that didn't offer some kind of flexible work arrangement. And yet, I rarely take advantage of all flexibility I have....
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7 Effective Time Management Tips

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RT @FreelanceWJ: 7 Effective Time Management Tips http://t.co/NcWjG589FP #freelance #productivity #tips
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The Pros and Cons of Teleworking and How Businesses can Adapt to It

The Pros and Cons of Teleworking and How Businesses can Adapt to It | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it

Telework by definition is the use information technology and telecommunications to perform work duties from a remote location reducing work-related travel. It allows employees to work at home or at a local telework center one or more days per week.


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More work remotely; stereotype misleading

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More work remotely; stereotype misleading
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It's working from home (or maybe a Starbucks), and it's usually done by people in their 20s or mothers with small children. Well, no.
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WORKPLACE FLEXIBILITY STILL A MYTH TO MOST

New study shows workplace flexibility out of reach to most American workers; Few companies extend flexible options...
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Work From Home Policies: Striking Balance in the Digital Age

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Work From Home Policies: Striking Balance in the Digital Age
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Last year Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer created an uproar when she cancelled Yahoo's work-at-home policy, issuing a memo that all telecommuting employees must return to work.
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Would You Choose Part-time’s Perks Over Full-time Work?

Would You Choose Part-time’s Perks Over Full-time Work? | The Work In Progress Report | Scoop.it
It appears the traditional 9-5 is more and more becoming a thing of the past. According to The Reed Job Index, part-time work is on the rise.

Whether we turn...
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