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This guide gives you all the details and support materials for creating an effective and legal flexible workplace initiative:

  • Making the Business Case for a Flexible Workplace
  • Implementation and Training Issues
  • Drivers of Success
  • Legal Implications of a Flexible Workplace
  • Crafting a Policy for Flexible Work Arrangements
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Flexible hours, compressed work-weeks, teleworking -- these are not new concepts.

In fact, more than 75 percent of employers now offer some kind of flexible schedule option.

But flexible scheduling and telecommuting options have their fair share of challenges, especially for organizations that are just beginning to incorporate such programs.

How do you ensure it’s being done fairly and legally? How can you ensure the work is being done and monitored? Where do wage and hour and other regulations come into play?

Introducing Creating the Flexible Workplace a powerful “how-to” resource on developing a workforce flexibility initiative that not only helps your employees manage their work and personal responsibilities effectively, but boosts productivity and your company’s performance.

Learning Objectives

This comprehensive, 79 page guide gives you all the details and support materials for creating an effective and legal flexible workplace initiative, including:

  • What is the Flexible Workplace?
    • Why Should an Organization Offer Workplace Flexibility
    • Types of Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Statistics and Trends of Flexible Workplaces in the U.S.
  • Making the Business Case for a Flexible Workplace
    • Benefits to the Employer
    • Benefits to the Employee
  • Implementation and Training Issues
    • Implementation Options
    • Defining Criteria for Eligible Positions and Incumbents
    • Addressing Myths and Objections
    • First Steps to Flexibility
    • Training
  • Drivers of Success
  • Legal Implications of a Flexible Workplace
    • Legal Issues to Be Aware Of
    • Wage and Hour Issues
    • Safety and Security Issues with Telecommuting Programs
  • Crafting a Policy for Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Policy Considerations
    • The Individual Agreement
  • Metrics and Evaluation

Plus, if you’re not completely convinced that Creating the Flexible Workplace delivers all that we promise, we’ll refund every penny. No questions asked.

Product ID: 2873

Bonus Material

This essential guide also includes “from-the-trenches” case studies from:

  • Sun Microsystems, Inc.
  • Best Buy
  • Pitney Bowes
  • AFLAC
  • IBM

But, wait, there’s more. Creating the Flexible Workplace also includes “quick reference” materials and “finger-tip access” to:

  • Common Traits of Successful Telecommuters
  • Common Traits of Successful Managers in Alternative Work Settings
  • Tips for Motivating a Flexible Workforce
  • Items to Consider for Inclusion in Flexible Work Arrangement Policies
  • Sample Policy Checklist
  • Sample Policy Language
  • Sample Training Checklist

Discover how to create a legal and effective felxible workforce!

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